New Trier aims to ease textbook sticker shock
Publication:
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Aug 2012, p. 7


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Karen Berkowitz, Author
Buzz Orr
, Photographer
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Parental complaints about textbook costs in 2009 prompted New Trier High School Board of Education to request a study of shifting to a rental system. Paul Sally, assistant superintendent for curriculum, said the school decided to watch developments in the eBook market instead. Photograph Tori Conran with her mother, Stephanie Conran; Amy Klein-Alter and Gerri Newmark; Chart showing sample costs for New Trier textbooks and required reading.
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Full article available at Wilmette Public Library.
Date of Publication:
9 Aug 2012
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Corporate Name(s):
New Trier Township High School
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English
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  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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New Trier aims to ease textbook sticker shock


Parental complaints about textbook costs in 2009 prompted New Trier High School Board of Education to request a study of shifting to a rental system. Paul Sally, assistant superintendent for curriculum, said the school decided to watch developments in the eBook market instead. Photograph Tori Conran with her mother, Stephanie Conran; Amy Klein-Alter and Gerri Newmark; Chart showing sample costs for New Trier textbooks and required reading.