Intel® Education Solutions in Classrooms around the World
Since Intel announced the Intel® classmate PC reference design in 2007, more than 7 million Intel classmate PCs have shipped globally. Interest in the classmate PC continues to grow as more governments understand the value of a 1:1 computing environment and the value offered by the Intel® Education Solutions and the classmate PC. More than 500 vendors of the Intel Education Solutions are developing applications, peripherals and services optimized for Intel classmate PCs. The Intel Education Solutions includes hardware, operating system and software vendors as well as enterprise solutions providers from around the world.
The classmate PC has given many children their first taste of computers and the Internet and has furthered computer literacy for students and teachers. Having access to a computer helps students develop 21st century workforce skills and be more competitive in the global economy. The Intel® Education Solutions helps schools worldwide with technology, digital educational content, professional teacher training, and infrastructure for ongoing support.
See how the Intel® Education Solutions is benefiting students and teachers around the world.
Listen to education leaders discuss the benefits of implementing technology in classrooms to realize 21st century skills for students in their countries. Videos:
- Argentina: Conectar Igualdad – Education Impact Research
Dr. Jason Beech, Dean of the School of Education- Universidad de San Andres in Argentina, talks about the importance of closing the digital divide and social inclusion. He shares how change effects teachers and how to steer high school students toward academic use of the netbooks.
- Macedonia: Education Impact Research
Olga Samardjic, formerly from the Primary Education Project in Macedonia and current consultant to the Macedonian Minister of Education, portrays the importance of teacher training and teacher buy-in. She also discusses how Macedonia has integrated technology to develop 21st century skills particularly in rural schools.
- Turkey: Kocaeli - Education Impact Research
Dr. Cengiz Hakan Aydin from Andalou University in Turkey, shares how government policies evolve based on constituents needs, and the use of netbooks at home and sometimes at school.
- Video overview: Experts sharing the experiences of their countries in the implementation of one to one education.
Classmate PCs are enabling 21st Century teaching and learning around the globe. Download a case study for more information on specific Intel® Education Solutions deployments.
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