In Mexico, ILCE
is working with the federal government to initially train 70,000 public servants this year, which will then expand to 700,000 next year and eventually grow to 3 million people.
This agreement will clearly enrich the offering of educational content available throughout Latin America," ILCE
Director David del la Garza said.
As the agreement with ILCE
demonstrates, cl@se is a vibrant and powerful tool that educators can use to enhance their curriculums and improve the educational opportunities available to this generation of Latin Americans.
SuperFlex is currently used by world leading organizations such as: Cyberstar, British Telecom, NonStopNet, Kingston TLI, Telefonica, GTE, Hutchison, ITESM, ILCE
and General Dynamics.
Since 1998, IDC has been working with ILCE
on an advanced plan to deliver Internet data, streaming media, video on demand, and multimedia teaching tools directly to schools by satellite-particularly to remote areas under-served by terrestrial infrastructure.
Our systems are ideally suited to distance education applications, as can be seen from this and our recent work with ILCE
and Telesat -- satellite technology easily surmounts obstacles of distance, geography, and underdeveloped infrastructure.