PTA introduces initiative to promote online Interactive Remote Education

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ISLAMABAD, Jan 13 (APP):Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has introduced an initiative under a pilot project to provide 

free extra academic help to students for better understanding of their study material.
This supplement education has been delivered by imparting a unique learning experience that is
essentially different from their general text books.

The Authority, in this regard, had joined hands with Internet Society (ISOC) Asia-Pacific Bureau and
COMSATS Internet Services to provide online interactive remote education to 6th grade students of a
Government Girls High School in rural Multan.
According to PTA report, TeleTaleem, a renowned and experienced tele-education provider was also hired
to deliver real time online lectures of English, Mathematics and Science through an interactive classroom
environment from Islamabad.
The content delivered by teachers had been designed to make more use of activities, conceptual approach, alternative pedagogy and online resources.
In his comments, Chairman PTA said the government has always been supportive of ideas that make
the best use of innovative technologies.
Internet is nucleus of socio-economic development in future and this project has been introduced so that
young girls could efficiently use internet.