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Google provides teachers, Raspberry Pis for UK schools

05/24, 4:37pm

Search giant hopes to reach 20,000 disadvantaged students

Google is working with British charity Teach First to provide teachers and computing equipment to disadvantaged communities. The search giant will donate funding to support 100 teachers, with the aim of increasing student exposure to the basics of computer science. As the BBC reports, the program will make use of the Raspberry Pi, a tiny, low-cost computer that plugs directly into a display's HDMI input.

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