Intel Engineers Take Vernier Equipment to Schools in Kenya

Employees from Intel and VMware spent two weeks in Kenya last May as part of a joint service-learning project sponsored by the Intel Education Service Corps and Team4Tech, in conjunction with the Portland-based nonprofit Orphans Overseas.The team upgraded the computer lab at the Karibu Centre preschool, opened permanent computer labs in two local public schools, and made preparations to open two additional labs, with the potential to impact over 1000 students. The team also made early plans for an after-school program in science and math, providing training on Vernier equipment to the local Kenyan teachers.