Bert Oldfield participates in the One Laptop Per Child program, (OLPC) whereby every student enrolled at the school receives their own personal laptop/tablet device for the duration of their enrolment. The XO laptop is a unique touch screen and internet capable device that students use to enhance their learning and collaborate with each other on targeted e learning projects. Other features of the devices include:
Full colour video camera and headphone input for easy cross classroom communication
Designed to be easily repaired, even by children,
The XO-duo has an interactive touchscreen and can also be easily converted to tablet mode. It also comes with HDMI output and Bluetooth 2.0
Custom built software improved for Australian classrooms (XO system) to create an engaging learning experience
Highly energy efficient with easy-to-recharge battery
USB and memory ports to connect to other devices
Backlit display that's readable in direct sunlight
Screen can be rotated for versatility
The XO device also comes with an array of inbuilt apps that range across all grades. The devices also auto save students work automatically and create a comprehensive record of their e learning.
Please click on the LINK below to see the one laptop per child program.