FAQs about Slates and Tablets   
Summary: A Slate is essentially a place holder in a web page, from which you can easily create and link to many additional pages. While some pages, like Teacher pages in school sites are pre-configured as Slates, any other page of your website can also be configured to use Slates. We created Slates, you have never used them before. They represent a totally different way of thinking about web pages. Slates are the journals of writers, the canvas of painters and the printing press of digital publishing.