Following the success of our Sherig Collection, we are building a prototype for an offline educational server. The server will include many of the resources of the Collection with substantial enhancements, all available on a compact and inexpensive server:

The server is an ideal solution for schools without Internet that need scalable access to quality educational resources. Resources are then easily accessible from any wireless-enabled device (laptop, smartphone, tablet). Connecting the server to a LAN will enables access to desktops.

Main features:

We are currently evaluating two hardware options: The SMILE Plug Computer and the Raspberry Pi.

What's in a word

Sherig (ཤེས་རིག) is the Dzongkha word for Education

The SMILE Plug Computer

The Raspberry Pi