HCL Learning, an education and talent development division of HCL Infosystems Ltd., India’s premier ICT System Integration, Services, Hardware and Distribution Company, today announced the inauguration of HCL Learning Digischool solution at St. Paul’s, Darjeeling, a leading residential school in the region. The Digischool solutions would be implemented in 24 classrooms which would go on to benefit over 750 students in the school. The announcement was made today at a function hosted by the school and HCL where a demonstration of HCL’s Digischool solutions were also showcased to the invited distinguished guests.
The Digischool solution for St. Paul’s school is a state-of-the-art solution that is designed for Indian schools and Institutes and offers modern multimedia classrooms with world class content. Digischool is based on ‘Touch, Innovate & Learn’ that are well-interwoven in its content, infrastructure and services. The solution will consist of stylus based interactive white boards. Also Digischool’s high quality interactive content complements existing CBSE, ICSE and State Boards curricula to enable a participative teacher led learning experience.
Speaking about the inauguration, Mr. Anand Ekambaram, Sr. Vice President, HCL Infosystems Ltd. & Head, Learning Business said, “HCL Learning’s innovative education solutions that integrate technology and education, have enabled hundreds of thousands of students across the country to access quality content. We are very pleased to start a relationship with St Paul’s Darjeeling. We look forward to partnering with more educational institutes in the region and in the country that will make learning more interactive and interesting and take it beyond textbooks and chalkboards.”
Digischool is built on the latest eLearning standards; the unique module effectively integrates Sharable Content Object Reference Model, a collection of standards and specifications for web-based e-learning. Also, the solution enables integration of standard and user-created content, which in turn empowers teachers to create powerful and unique learning environments for students. It will also meet the management requirements of the school.
HCL has so far successfully implemented Digischool solutions in more than 12 schools in the region. Some of the other places in the regions where Digischool solutions have been successfully installed are apart from Darjeeling are Kurseong, Sikkim, Siliguri & Kalimpong.
About HCL Learning
HCL Learning covers the entire spectrum of education and training requirements across schools, colleges, individuals and enterprises. Leveraging the three-decade-plus rich expertise of the HCL Enterprise and strategic national and international tie-ups, HCL Learning offers competitive learning programs and solutions for a diverse client-set.
Our initiatives are driven by the latest innovations in Information Technology and we envision transforming the Indian education space to compete with the best in the world. HCL Learning is a part of HCL Infosystems, a $2.6 billion ICT Enterprise.
For more information please visit www.hcllearning.com
About HCL Infosystems
HCL Infosystems Ltd, with revenue (LTM) of US$ 2.4 billion (Rs.10,901 crores) is India’s premier hardware, services and ICT systems integration company offering a wide spectrum of ICT products that includes Computing, Storage, Networking, Security, Telecom, Imaging and Retail. HCL is a one-stop-shop for all the ICT requirements of an organization. India’s leading System Integration and Infrastructure Management Services Organization, HCL has specialized expertise across verticals including Telecom, BFSI, eGovernance & Power. HCL has India’s largest distribution and retail network, taking to market a range of Digital Lifestyle products in partnership with leading global ICT brands, including Apple, Cisco, Ericsson, Kingston, Kodak, Konica Minolta, Microsoft, Nokia, Toshiba, and many more.
HCL today has India’s largest vertically integrated computer manufacturing facility with over three decades of electronic manufacturing experience & HCL desktops is the largest selling brand into the enterprise space. With India’s largest ICT services network that reaches to every corner of India, HCL’s award winning Support Services makes it the preferred choice of enterprise and consumers, alike. For more information please visit us at www.hclinfosystems.in