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Joris Komen on the Library Pi, a low cost, solar powered device to deliver education resources

Based in Namibia, Joris Komen created the Library Pi to deliver both offline and online large scale educational resources at a low cost. The interview covers: how a Raspberry Pi has been used to create the device; the type of online and offline educational resources that can be fitted on this 32 GB device; the cost of the device; what pico power is and how there is a solar option to power the device. ... read more
April 6, 2014

Isabel Kearney, Mediae on its new Know Zone series for Rwandan primary school children

Isabel Kearney, Mediae talks about: its new Know Zone series in Rwanda; who it is aimed at and what subjects it is focused on; the format of the programmes; and the impact of the Know Zone in audience terms in Kenya. ... read more
October 9, 2013

Isabel Kearney, Mediae on its new Know Zone series for Rwandan primary school children

Isabel Kearney, Mediae talks about: its new Know Zone series in Rwanda; who it is aimed at and what subjects it is focused on; the format of the programmes; and the impact of the Know Zone in audience terms in Kenya. ... read more
October 9, 2013

David Rurangirwa on teacher training with Rwanda Education Commons and putting model lessons on TV

Speaking in a personal capacity, David Rurangirwa talks about: what Rwanda Education Commons set out to achieve; the barriers of connectivity; hybrid distribution using TV to show tea ... read more
September 28, 2013

Jacques Murinda on the successful use of Teachermate and OLPC in Rwandan schools

Jacques Murinda, Open Learning Exchange talks about: a project using Teachermate for Lower Primary School children in Rwanda teaching reading; the results of the pre and post testing; what Teachermate is; the level of improvement amongst pupils using it; the use of One Laptop Per Child; the experience with children using it; and the type of learning they do. ... read more
September 14, 2013

Dr Kosala Liyange on Prognosis on his doctors' learning app that uses case studies

WSA Mobile Content Awards 2013 winner: Sri Lankan Dr Kosala Liyange, Medical Joyworks (Company motto: Making medicine fun) on its app Prognosis - Your Diagnosis talks about: how it's like having Dr House on your phone; the number of case studies and downloads; the expert validation of the case study material; and who uses the app. ... read more
February 15, 2013
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