[LINK] Education E-books - India

Tom Worthington tom.worthington at tomw.net.au
Sun Feb 12 09:21:15 AEDT 2012

On 10/02/12 15:40, TKoltai wrote:
> ... Indians are buying mainly el-cheapo Android phones and
> tablets. ... Tom probably missed the discussion last mointh on the 35$ Indian
> Android Pad. ...

Not sure which Tom you thought missed the discussion of cheap tablets 
for Indian education, but this one did not: 

By the way, ABC TV broadcast the documentary "Revolution in the 
Classroom" (Four Corners, 6 February 2012), suggesting use of computers 
in schools had little benefit: 

In my view this program missed the point that computers had a benefit 
when combined with new teaching techniques which freed the teacher from 
routine lessons, so they could help individual students: 

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