Hi all,I work for a non-profit called Worldreader (www.worlredeader.org) where we work to bring digital books to schools and libraries in Africa.We are in the process of helping several libraries in Kenya buy digital books - using Kindles as the delivery tool. As we help these libraries with planning, I was wondering if anyone had recommendations or advice on how to budget for replacements for Kindles (or other e-readers or tablets) - what have you done…See More
Hi all,I work for a non-profit called Worldreader (www.worldreader.org) that works with publishers in Africa to digitize and make local books available digitally. To help schools read these books, we often deploy Kindles for use in classrooms and schools.We've been around for about 5 years and are increasingly helping schools in Africa think about budgeting for replacing these Kindle devices.I was wondering what other schools are doing - how are you…See More
A place to discuss the Kindle and how students are likely to use it. Will they read more? Will the device hold up or break easily? Will students find enough to read? Please share your thoughts and observations.