First-graders expect netbooks from Saakashvili
About 60 000 of first-graders will receive netbooks as gifts of the Georgian state in the new academic year. As reported by the "Business-Georgia", this are the terms of a special program implemented in Georgia on the initiative of preizdenta country. The purpose of the program is to introduce international standards to the education system, as well as integration into the international educational space.
Computers for the first-graders have been developed in collaboration with Intel. Netbooks will be made at the computer factory which recently started working in Sakartvelo. The official opening ceremony of the plant was held on July 25.
Various educational programs and informative games will be installed to the netbooks.