OLPC Jamaica

OLPC Jamaica

Welcome To OLPC Jamaica
OLPC Jamaica is a general interest group for the One Laptop per Child initiatives in Jamaica. The group started at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, Jamaica on 5th September, 2008. Compelled by the belief that the OLPC has considerable potential for
enhancing the efficient delivery, and improved Pedagogy in early childhood education in
Jamaica, OLPC Jamaica intends to foster interest, generate ideas and learn from experiences about OLPC both on the UWI campus and in its neighboring communities.
 
The Group is currently embarked on deployment pilots of the OLPC concept in two local schools:
- The August Town Primary School, located in the heart of the August Town community in the University's Township neighborhood
- Providence Methodist Basic school, located on the premises of the Providence Methodist Church in Liguanea
OLPC Jamaica is a general interest group for the One Laptop per Child initiatives in Jamaica. The group started at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona Campus, Jamaica on 5th September, 2008. Compelled by the belief that the OLPC has considerable potential for enhancing the efficient delivery, and improved Pedagogy in early childhood education in Jamaica, OLPC Jamaica intends to foster interest, generate ideas and learn from experiences about OLPC both on the UWI campus and in its neighboring communities.
 
The Group is currently embarked on deployment pilots of the OLPC concept in two local schools:
- The August Town Primary School, located in the heart of the August Town community in the University's Township neighborhood
- Providence Methodist Basic school, located on the premises of the Providence Methodist Church in Liguanea