What problems can be solved by the use of digital technology in schools? This was one of the questions discussed at the World Economic Forum on Africa in Kigali. Speakers from across the world gave their insights into how digital technology could improve learning inside and outside classrooms.
The Kgosi Neighbourhood Foundation and its sponsor, DRA, help the impoverished children and their families in the Joburg inner city suburb of Jeppestown.
Multinational ICT giant IBM is rolling out its KidSmart Early Learning Programme across South Africa in an effort to help bridge the digital divide and improve early child learning.