Undergrads to get laptops
Feb 1, 2011 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
The Higher Education Ministry has planned to offer laptops to all university students and students in Higher Education Institutes, Higher Education Minster S B Dissanayake said yesterday.
Minister S B Dissanayake was addressing the Islandwide tele-workshop on e-media for Provincial journalists organized by the Mass Media and Information Ministry in collaboration with the Government Information Department at the National On-line Distance Education Service (NODES) Centre.
The Minister said the US Government has agreed to teach English to around 10,000 students in Sri Lanka through computer technology. It will help Lankan children enter the global arena, he added.