"We have initiated the steps to upgrade the schools in Lakshadweep using Information and Communication Technology (ICT)," said K. Anvar Sadath, Executive Director of IT@School.
"We will extend the various activities of IT@School such as digital content development, teacher's training, Schoolwiki, infrastructure upgradation, broadband internet and satellite-based online courses to Lakshadweep schools in co-ordination with the Department of Education, Administration of Union territory of Lakshadweep," added Sadath.
The training programme is arranged in such a way that teachers themselves would be able to build their own content using various ICT tools using 'Free Software'.
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