The School Education Department of Tamil Nadu (India) is empowering education in all government higher secondary schools in the district by providing them modern systems and Internet connectivity.
The Government has sanctioned 10 computers with latest configuration, a laptop, a printer and a liquid crystal display projector to 97 Government Higher Secondary Schools in the district. The computers are now being distributed through the Electronics Corporation of Tamil Nadu. The Internet connection will be given shortly after equipping the laboratories. About 8,000 students study computer science in government schools in the district. Internet connectivity will enable students to learn through the World Wide Web and enhance their learning experience. The officials are also planning to introduce paperless administration in higher secondary schools. The government has asked heads of schools to use e-mail and other web tools for communication and filing of various documents.