HP takes its education tools on tour

techradar | January 24, 2020

Digital skills for children and students will be getting a much-needed boost thanks to a new nationwide learning initiative from HP. The computing giant has unveiled the HP Digital Skills Community Bus at BETT 2020, with the bright-blue double-decker hoping to inspire students across the country to learn STEAM skills by bringing the technology directly to their schools. Kitted out with a range of the latest education technology, and backed by the likes of Microsoft, Adobe, Google and Intel, HP hopes that the bus will help inspire the next generation to pursue a career in a STEAM field. HP is packing the bus with its own technology, plus that of its partners, with the company providing a Virtual Reality experience area powered by its VR-ready range of Z-PCs and Mixed Reality headsets, as well as its own education edition PCs, all equipped with software such as introductory coding classes.

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Teaching strategies based on educational technology can be described as ethical practices that facilitate the students learning and boost their capacity, productivity, and performance. It also inspires positive changes in teaching methods on an international level.

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Teaching strategies based on educational technology can be described as ethical practices that facilitate the students learning and boost their capacity, productivity, and performance. It also inspires positive changes in teaching methods on an international level.

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