As part of Public Education Rejuvenation Mission, all class rooms in secondary and higher secondary sections in the State of Kerala has been converted as Hi-Tech class rooms and IT/ICT enabled education has become a reality. But deputing teachers for different training programmes in working days adversely affects the academic days and academic activities of students. Now-a-days Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) are very popular and is much effective. In line with this – KITE has developed a special tool for online courses/training; KITE's OPEN ONLINE LEARNING – KOOL., an online general tool to impart training/ courses to teachers, students, parents and public. In this tool, there is provision for registration, submission of assignment, communication to Course Mentor.. Read More »
Kerala Infrastructure and Technology for Education (KITE), formerly IT@School Project, was formed in 2001-02 to fuel ICT enabled education in the schools in the State, Kerala. IT@School was transformed in to KITE in August 2017. The launch of EDUSAT operations and broadband connectivity to schools commenced since then, the VICTERS channel operated by IT@School was the first Complete Educational Channel in the Country. By effectively making use of the Centrally sponsored ‘ICT at School ‘scheme, IT@School provided ICT infrastructure to 4071 schools during 2007- 2012. In 2016, IT@School re-initiated the ICT intervention in Lower Primary and Upper Primary sections, by launching exclusive ICT Textbooks viz; Kalipetti and e@Vidya. As many as 1.50 Lakh teachers from Std 1 to 12 has been empowered with ICT skills, enabling them to transact their subjects more effectively using ICT tools.