65,000 Tablets Being Procured For Schools, Teachers

Keith Smith

Chief Executive Officer of e-Learning Jamaica, Keith Smith, says Cabinet has approved the procurement of 40,000 tablet computers for students and 25,000 devices for teachers, under the Tablets in Schools Project.

“We are now finalising contracts with the vendors,” he told JIS News in a recent interview.

A new phase of the project, which is to be renamed ‘Technology in Infant and Primary Schools Programme’, will start in the upcoming 2020/2021 fiscal year.