Cellphone manufacturer, Nokia, and the Department of Science and Technology have announced that more school children will be able to learn maths on social network, Mxit.
Nokia's Jussi Hinkkanen says the Nokia Momaths programme, which allows pupils to get help online, perform more exercises and track their own progress, offer pupils lessons in mathematical theory.
Hinkkanen points out that, "The programme is based on the social networking channel and everyone in the chat room is evenly connected. The teacher is able to support or monitor progress, enabling the teacher to see exactly who is performing well and who needs assistance."
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