The Future of Textbooks

A VERY interesting article on the future of printed texts in the classroom.

Not all students are created equal, and not all classes on the subject need to be run in the same way.

There needs to be a way where each instructor and his class can custom design the ideas, authors and contents that will accompany them in their learning journey.

This is why it we should cease to rely exclusively on pre-selected expensive educational textbooks from major publishers and officially encourage individual teachers to define the contents, style, sequence and the specific resources and ideas to be included in any subject textbook.

Read the whole thing here.

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