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    • Khan Academy Enters Next Era With iPad App

    • the iPad app could possibly replace or supplement textbooks

    • major benefit of the app is offline learning

    • The iPad frees Khan Academy from the constraints of a laptop and Internet connection

    • the app will remember where users left off viewing and sync progress between devices

    • Khan lectures will now have an interactive time-stamped transcript, which is a convenient search function

    • just like a textbook, users flip back and forth between different parts of the content

    • The app will have an enhanced version video scrubber (the scroll bar at the bottom of a video) that makes repeating areas less painful

    • the most impactful potential for the app is for Khan Academy’s "flipped classroom,"

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