Bridging the Digital Divide in Asia
Tech Volunteers wanted, for Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Nepal
Our volunteers help poor students at Openmind Projects Training Center, our special Learning Camps and at village schools.
The training ranges from hard and software basics to graphic design, websites, videos, online learning, as well as social media.
Online Learning and Project Based Learning.
Our trainees and campers get tasks to learn about a certain topic online: technology and its effect on jobs, technology and education, climate change, health and food. They search online to learn about the topic, causes and effects and to make presentations to share with other trainees, and campers. The presentation are frequently followed by debates to enhance critical thinking.
Tech specialists are welcome to work with Openmind Projects at our Center to improve our own websites, design, visibility, databases, videos, use of social media, more.
Openmind Projects pioneered IT learning in Northeast Thailand already in 2001! Today we provide IT and Internet learning opportunities for disadvantaged Thai, Burmese, Laos, Khmer and Nepal children.
Get a Free Week as an IT volunteer. Join our Camps get two free weeks at our Center.
Bring tech and online learning to isolated youth! Help them explore the Internet and find out how they can improve their English and other skills while learning about the world!
In 2008, Openmind Projects was invited to Sweden as a finalist in the Stockholm Challenge ICT for Development.
Teaching IT, Online Learning as a Tech Volunteer
Inspire young villagers and migrants to use their smartphones for Online Learning.
Online searching and learning is one of the best and cheapest ways to learn in isolated areas. Encourage kids to use their phones for learning and not only chatting! Give them interesting topics to learn about, share and discuss.
Tech volunteers also teach basic skills to new beginners at schools, Openmind Projects Camps and our Training Center in Thailand.