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Thai children get a taste of modern education

Tablet computers are being rolled out to first-graders in move that could replace textbooks.

    It is only a matter of time before tablet computers replace textbooks in school classrooms.

    That change is already happening in Thailand where tablet computers are being rolled out to first-graders as part of a government-led pilot programme.

    Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports from Bangkok.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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