Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has announced his Government’s intention to launch an iPAD program which will allow students to download electronic versions of text books. The Prime Minister also announced his Government’s intention to make the internet accessible to every household.
Prime Minister Allen Chastanet explained that the curriculum in the iPADS which is expected to eliminate the purchase of school books will come with links to others sites. The best teachers in the various fields will be filmed to make class study reviews easy for students. This will come as good news to parents many of whom have struggled to meet the high cost of books and to keep up with changing book lists. The availability of the books has also been a problem. Prime Minister Chastanet also announced his Government’s intention to ensure that every family has access to the internet
The Prime Minister went on to urge students to apply themselves and grab at all opportunities that come their way
Prime Minister Chastanet was speaking at the official handing over of two new blocks at the Choiseul secondary School by the Department of Economic Development to the Department of Education.