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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

When classes begin on Thursday in Elizabeth Forward School District, students will have eBackpack apps to go along with their Apple iPads.

As developed by eBackpack Inc. of Rockwall, Texas, this Internet application is described as a way to assign, share, collect, collaborate and review assignments using the iPads.

It is the second year of what the district calls a learning initiative, in which every student from grade 3 through senior high gets an Apple iPad while those in kindergarten and grades 1 and 2 get iPad minis.

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