The recent heat wave in the Midwest has sped up the harvesting process for local wine producers. In addition, the heavy amount of rainfall throughout the spring has cost some vintners a significant amount of money.
Cape Central Junior High integrated the digital world into the school life of its 7th and 8th graders this August. Now the students are equipped with Asus Transformer tablets, just like the high school students.
About 600 tablets were distributed to the students and Ron Farrow, instructional technology specialist at Cape Central, said it aims at improving instruction in the classroom.
He added that since the program started, teachers have adapted to the use of the tablets in a lot of ways.