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    Learning to write a letter

    Posted on November 27, 2013 by admin in Trial run.

      There are fewer skills more important and useful than writing a letter. Whether you are applying for a job, writing to your local member of Parliament or just keeping in touch with family and friends, letters can help you advance in the world. This is one of the skills that we were keen for […]

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    An Update from Malawi

    Posted on January 1, 2013 by Clare in Trial run.

    We have received another update from our first recipient school in Malawi in how they are getting on with the laptops. It’s great to hear the laptops are being put to great use, the students are having two classes a week. ¬†Initial feedback was that the Ubuntu system was new to the teachers and so […]

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  • The Laptops in use!

    Posted on October 13, 2012 by Clare in Trial run.

      We are very happy to be receiving such positive feedback from St Type are and from cialis daily use on lustrous ones with ed pills complexion a sponge great. Pauls The Apostles Seminary School that the laptops have been received well and are being put to use. The cooperation with our partner school is […]

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    First batch arrives!

    Posted on April 9, 2012 by Simon in Trial run.

      So after months of fundraising, chasing couriers and playing with bubble wrap, the laptops have now arrived at St Paul the Apostle Secondary School in Malawi!! We would like to thank everybody who has donated their time, money and old laptops to ensuring that this was a success. We received this email from Fr […]

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  • Finally got the syllabus!

    Posted on February 1, 2012 by Simon in Trial run.

    This week we have two bits of good news, the laptop configuration has been decided and we have finally managed to get our hands on a copy of the MSCE syllabus for Computing Studies! We are using the Lubuntu distribution of Linux. Lubuntu has all the benefits of being an offshoot of Ubuntu, so the […]

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  • Update

    Posted on January 26, 2012 by Simon in Trial run.

    Things are starting to move forward which is great! We have already been donated 10 laptops, through word of mouth and a quick appeal in St Margaret’s of Scotland RC church in Scotland. A big thank you to everybody who has donated! Unfortunately, not all of the laptops have been recoverable and there are currently […]

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