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Connie Vandermay/FOCUS Tyler Kassahn, Kayla Davidson, Rebecca Huus, Morgan Parks and Alexandra Lubitz read and listen to a chapter of their electronic textbooks.

A successful experiment: PHS science department is first to use electronic textbooks

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Perham High School science teacher Shawn Stafke and his freshmen and sophomore students have been conducting an experiment with electronic textbooks.


By all accounts, it's been a successful one.

Thanks to the school's new iPads, electronic textbooks are an option for the first time. After four months of research, Stafke and his students have determined electronic textbooks to be the way to go.

"It's not your standard textbook," Stafke said in an interview last week.

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