School leaders have a new idea about how to attract students to North Rowan High School in North Carolina, reports the Salisbury Post: Promise them a high-tech gadget. The Rowan-Salisbury School System has applied for state money to buy every freshman at North an iPod Touch. The handheld device, which is made by Apple, gives users access to the internet. "We've talked a lot about North Rowan High School and how we'd like to do something at North to boost enrollment," Superintendent Dr. Judy Grissom said during the Board of Education meeting Nov. 24. Grissom said school leaders met with...

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