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Laptop for every pupil in Uruguay

Oct 20, 2009, 08:02 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by VerĂ³nica Psetizki)

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"The "Plan Ceibal" (Education Connect) project has allowed many families access to the world of computers and the internet for the first time.

"Uruguay is part of the One Laptop Per Child scheme, an organisation set up by internet pioneer Nicholas Negroponte. His original vision was to provide laptops at $100 (£61) but they proved more expensive."

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