Online publisher, Pressmart recently launched MOCA (Mobile Learning Classroom Application) in India.
The MOCA program incorporates Samsung tablets as a central hub for the students and the related applications house their books, homework and tests that teachers prepare for them.
Currently, 4,000 students in the Philippines from Grade 1 to Grade 12, are using Samsung 8.9-inch tablets powered by Google’s Android 3.2 Honeycomb mobile operating system to participate in the digital learning program.
Vik Torpunuri , Chairman of Pressmart said: “MOCA is designed for POSSIBILITY – an Education TabWorld without physical textbooks, where teachers assign, distribute, receive assignments and grade on a tablet computer. With MOCA students can receive and complete assignments, and follow their grades on their tablet devoid of paper, no heavy backpacks, instantaneous feedback, financial savings and the ability for customization to each student.”
Pressmart also plans to launch pilot projects in India, Singapore, Malaysia and Australia in the coming months.