Monthly Archives: August 2010

Visit to Jim Taylor Primary School, Kisap PNG (Part III: OLPCs in the Classroom)

As I understood the situation, the teachers had been attending the OLPC training the entire week before my arrival, and since I arrived on a Monday morning, my visit proved the first opportunity for the teachers and students to use … Continue reading

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Visit to Jim Taylor Primary School, Kisap PNG (Part II: Background & Politics)

All of the teachers at the Jim Taylor Primary School had all taken part in a week-long technology and implementation training session the entire week before my visit, and I arrived on Monday of the following week. Thus, my visit … Continue reading

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Visit to Jim Taylor Primary School, Kisap PNG (Part 1)

On Monday, Aug. 9, 2010, I visited the Jim Taylor Primary School in Kisap, PNG. Kisap is outside of Banz, which is outside of Mt Hagen by about an hour’s drive. The Jim Taylor School is taking part in the … Continue reading

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