Posted Jul 28, 2006 13:34 UTC (Fri) by illtyd
In reply to: eTextBooks
Parent article: India rejects One Laptop Per Child (Register)
So in addition to USD100 per student for laptops, the government is also supposed to divert money from building schools and paying teachers to digitise, translate and update textbooks as well?
There are some good points about the OLPC plan, but an "appropriate technology" approach to education and an understand of the budget impact of $100/student additional spending are note among them.
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