Malawi Using iPads, New Technology to Improve Education

November 19, 2015 10:46 AM
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First-grade students at 63 public schools in Malawi are now using iPads as part of a new initiative to improve learning. The goal is to reach three million learners in 5,300 government primary schools across the country. It is also aimed at addressing challenges like textbook shortages and overcrowding. But some educators are questioning if technology is the answer? Lameck Masina reports for VOA from Lilongwe, Malawi.