Are you thinking of going for iPads or laptops for the classroom? Before you jump to a decision, check out the following article about the US state education department.

Their survey found that both students and teachers are admitting that iPads are used to play games in class while laptops are better for schoolwork. With 88.5% of teachers and 74% of students in grades 7-12 preferred laptops to iPads.

The Maine Department of Education and Apple are offering schools the opportunity to swap their iPads for Apple laptops at no additional cost.

Sun Journal has the full details