Tag: technology

Primary schools in Kenya receive their long-awaited laptops

One hundred and fifty primary schools across Kenya have received laptops for their pupils. The distribution of the devices was promised during the presidential campaign of 2013 as part of the Digital Literacy Programme intended to educate the country’s children

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USA non-profit organisation helps to spread literacy in Ghana

An American literacy non-profit organisation says it is making an impact on literacy in Ghana. WorldReader is currently working in 52 schools in Ghana where it is supplying electronic readers and digital books to deprived communities in order to help

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Turkey’s edtech FATIH project is recognised

The Council of Europe has commended Turkey’s project to put technology in the hands of students. The Movement to Enhance Opportunities and Improve Technology project (FATIH Project) aims to transforms Turkey’s classrooms with technology-led learning. It is currently one of

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Irish charity helps Zambian girls get to grips with ICT

Irish IT education charity, Camara, has announced successes for girls studying IT in its Zambian project.

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OEB 2016

Dates: 30th Nov-2nd Dec Venue: Berlin, Germany

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eLearning Africa

Dates: 24-26th May Venue: Cairo, Egypt

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South African teachers to be taught ICT skills

A plan to speed up training in ICT for teachers in South Africa is being put in place.

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Campaigners call for improvements in literacy teaching in Wales

A literacy campaign group in Wales wants a renewed focus on reading in primary schools.

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