Thailand is thinking to the future in its approach to education. The Thai government are determined to follow through with their OTPD policy – One Tablet Per Child – as kids in schools across the nation reveive their very own Tablet computer.
The forward thinking move may have Western nations beginning to think about their own educational policies…
“Pathom 1 students in eight provinces are set to get their hands on tablet computers under the government’s One Tablet Per Child (OTPD) project very soon. “We will have 55712 tablets dispatched to their schools by Friday,” Education Minister Suchart …The Nation”
Interestingly, no well known manufacturers in the West (or East for that matter) secured the contrat for the Tablets. The Tablets have been ordered from a Chinese supplier – no one is saying what the brand is….