Pioneering Program Expands Education Opportunities in Argentina
Pioneering Program Expands Education Opportunities Across Argentina
1:1 technology integration program integrates three million netbooks in three years.
In Argentina a pioneering 1:1 technology integration program called Conectar Igualdad is rapidly transforming the educational system. The prog...ram will distribute three million netbooks into the nation’s schools in just three years.
Conectar Igualdad is a key initiative of Argentina President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner and is specifically designed to improve educational equality and reduce Argentina’s digital literacy gap. In addition to delivering Intel-powered classmate PCs and other netbooks to secondary and vocational schools, teacher training institutes, and special education institutions across the country, the program provides much-needed infrastructure improvements, professional development for teachers, and new opportunities for economic growth
Through key elements including strong leadership supported by long-term funding, independent oversight, and early consideration of all the components necessary to transform education, Conectar Igualdad demonstrates how countries around the world can develop successful and sustainable eLearning programs.
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