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OLPC Expansion: One Laptop Per South Asian Child

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OLPC Expansion: One Laptop Per South Asian Child

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MIT professor Nicholas Negroponte’s One Laptop per Child (OLPC) project finally found its way to India late 2007. The project, which aims to provide digitally-enabled education through the use of low-cost laptops to children in developing countries, saw its first deployment in Maharashtra (India).

This year in 2008, OLPC is expanding its presence in South Asia with an expansion

  • in India itself and
  • the promise of One Laptop Per Sri Lankan Child

in two new initiatives.

 

 

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Published at DZone with permission of Abhay Bakshi. See the original article here.

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