One Laptop Per Child aims at $50 price tag

#Childhood

Thu, Apr 6th, 2006 13:48 by capnasty NEWS

The One Laptop Per Child project hopes to lower the cost of its laptop for developing nations to $50 by 2010.

Elementary students in Khairat, India, have kept their attendance near 100% since their school received XOs. Their teachers run weekly workshops inviting other teachers to come work with their students and share new ideas.

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