MTN Nigeria has partnered with Intel West Africa to roll out “MTN Education Bundle“, providing a laptop loaded with free internet access for three months and with exclusive educational content designed for children from nursery age to senior secondary school.
The MTN Education Bundle will also offer children exclusive access to resources from Intel’s e-learning website Skoool.com. The site provides interactive digital lessons in mathematics, chemistry, physics and the English language, among others topics, allowing children the opportunity to learn at their own pace.
The following softwares also comes preloaded with the bundle.
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|With content for children (nursery, primary or secondary school), teachers and parents; Skoool.com provides stimulating and interactive digital teaching for mathematics and science and works at your child’s pace.|
|ZinoxCard is Africa’s #1 eLearning center, designed to improve academic achievement by empowering students, teachers, and parents with world-class resources that help to upgrade their learning skills and close their knowledge gaps:
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The MTN education bundle sounds exciting, however its not free or even cheap! Here are the prices:
|Zinox Smart Netbook + 3months Internet access (750MB)||N71, 500|
|Zinox Smart Convertible Netbook + 3months Internet access (750MB)||N83, 000|
|Samsung Intel Netbook (NP-102) + 3months Internet access (1.5GB)||N63, 000|
|Samsung Intel Laptop (NP-300) + 3months Internet access (1.5GB)||N110, 000|
What do you think? Will you be getting one or recommend someone does?