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Introduction and Strategic Framework

Improving ICT infrastructure: connectivity, and equipment/materials Improving education system monitoring and financial management Enhancing the skills/capacity of education staff Developing and disseminating new teaching and learning resources These components are to a large extent under the influence of the provincial government (as opposed to other areas such as curriculum and assessment, which are more closely linked to national policies and practices) and are areas in which ICT can have significant positive impacts.

ICT in Education Strategy and Implementation Plan for Education in Papua

This framework is used throughout this document as a structure for considering needs, current initiatives and gaps in those initiatives, proposed interventions, and implementation approaches over a five-year period. The strategy also takes account of Papua’s geography because geography directly affects the access to Internet connectivity and other accessibility factors. Different approaches will be required in coastal population centers (characterized as “Tier 1”), other coastal areas and district capitals (kabupaten kota) (“Tier 2”), and in remote (mainly highlands) areas (kecamatan or sub-district, centers and villages) (“Tier 3”).

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ICT in Education Strategy and Implementation Plan for Education in Papua  
ICT in Education Strategy and Implementation Plan for Education in Papua  

This information and communication technologies (ICT) in education strategy and implementation plan has four goals, to use information and c...

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