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The 21st century classroom: The world at their fingertips

Posted: Friday, September 21, 2012 4:39 pm | Updated: 6:05 pm, Fri Sep 21, 2012.

For some students at Whitesboro Elementary, the world is readily at their fingertips thanks to a pilot program to put Nook color e-readers in Etowah County schools.

The Nook Color is a 7-inch tablet with full color touch-screen input used to view books and other educational programs electronically.

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