Researchers at the University of Aberystwyth's computer department and text book publishers are developing the online E-books and expect them to be up and running in time for Hackney City Academy to open its doors next September.
Mr Emmerson said: 'It will be as simple as downloading a ringtone to their SIM card, something practically all teenagers will now know how to do.
'You see people on the trains reading E-book versions of novels they have downloaded all the time. We are simply applying the same technology in the class room.read more
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