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OLPC failure in Peru its own fault

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http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Sam VargheseThe deployment of laptops in Peru by the One Laptop Per Child project failed because the organisation did not bother to find out if conditions were optimal for such a deployment before it went in. This is the only conclusion one can draw from the latest attempt by the organisation to spin its failure as being caused by external factors. Nearly three months after a detailed, scientific study made it evident to all and sundry that there was no educational benefit from the OLPC program, the organisation, headed by Nicholas Negroponte, is still apparently trying to lay the (IT news)