Western Australia's Department of Education and Training (DET) has provided a technology infrastructure upgrade at an initial 100 schools of Australia. DET has already completed its first phase of 'Learning with ICT' project, including 14 schools in the Albany area in January.< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />
'Learning with ICT' project involves key upgrades to schools' IT infrastructure along with associated professional development for staff. The Learning with ICT project also involves the provision of additional computers to schools, electrical upgrades, network cable upgrades and professional development of staff. DET has already provided computers with Windows/Intel to 96 percent of government departments, while four percent have Apple computers.