Frequently Asked Questions
E-learning is a broad topic and means differently to different
people depending on their approaches. In our context,
e-learning simply means learning more using electronic
methods ie. the computer. This is not just confined to
learning the computer, but also accelerating the learning
process of other subject using the computer. The "E"
in our version of E-learning can also be substituted as
then is E-Learning for Life?
It is a combination of E-learning and Lifelong learning
(the conscious effort of acquiring knowledge throughout
one's life). E-learning is the basis of Lifelong learning.
The central concept of this project is the transformation
of the school into a community "hub" for life-long
e-learning as a way of extending ICT access to communities
can participate in this project?
At present, 6 schools have been identified by the Task
Force under the guidance of the Ministry of Education.
it confined to only in Malaysia?
Coca-Cola has initiated similar projects such as this
in China and Philippines. This project is an upgraded
version of the projects mentioned. At the end of the project
life in Malaysia, lessons and experience are captured
and a guideline will be produced. This guideline will
provide valuable insight and guidance to similar projects
to be undertaken by UNDP and Coca-Cola Asia in other of
the Asia Pacific region.
are the schools selected?
There are 8 main criteria. The criteria are listed here.
can computers be used for learning?
are the schools connected ?
pupils are allowed to use the computers ?
do you monitor the students usage of Internet ?
kind of training do you provide the students and teachers
have been many efforts to introduce and equip schools
with computers, what is so different with the Ministry