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English: IT@School is an information and communications technology (ITC) project under the Department of General Education, Government of Kerala in India. Launched in 2001, it provides ICT enabled education to 1.6 million students per year in the Kerala state of India, but also in schools in Mahé and Lakshadweep. IT@School endeavors to enhance the intellectual productivity of teachers and the curricular comprehension of students. The work of the project saw 4 million students and 200,000 million teachers empowered in ICT through a network of dedicated 200 master trainers and 5,600 IT coordinators. IT@School is the nodal agency for implementing EDUSAT network and runs an exclusive channel for education called 'ViCTERS' (Virtual Classroom Technology on Edusat for Rural Schools). The project also starts to estalblish internet broad band connectivity to all high schools in Kerala. The sucess of IT@Scholl can be visualised by the conduct IT practical examination in free software for about 4 million students, first of this kind in the world with so much vast resourceful deployment of free software. The efforts of the project saw deployment of adequate IT infrastructure to all schools including computers and other accessories.


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