Nairobi, September 2012mElimu tablets were tested in two schools, St. Michael’s Primary School and Moi Avenue Primary School. These schools were visited by mElimu representatives along with the NI3C team members. The tablets were tested for mathematics and science subjects for class 8. The piloting of the tablets was made a part of the time table. Some activities in the testing phase at the schools included playing instructional videos, reading text material, sample tests and quizzes, and use of other functions of the tablet for a better learning.
Rwanda, 5-7 September 2012
The Rwanda International Conference on Technology in Education (RICTE) was a conference of international repute. It aimed at providing a large number of academics from all fields, leaders and developers, from both the region and overseas, a forum for discussion and exchange of information on research and development around policy implementation, access and accessibility, curriculum and content, professional development of educators, and monitoring & evaluation in the field of educational technology.