Ayutthaya City mayor Somsong Sapphakosonkun and other executives from the Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya municipality yesterday hosted the event to hand over the 800 tablet computers to 8 schools under the jurisdiction of the municipality. Along with the tablet computers, 2 million baht worth of 47-inch televisions and long-distance education equipment were also given to the schools.
Under the pilot project, the tablets will be used by children at the Phrathom 1 and Mathayom 1 levels in the upcoming school year.
With the tablets, the government hopes to use information technology to foster student development and promote student-centered approach to education as well as life-long learning.
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