Microsoft Nigeria, in collaboration with Sidmach Technologies, held an event tagged ‘Digital Transformation in Education’ on Friday, June 29 to empower schools in Nigeria on world-class technological innovations that can aid effective management.
The event which held at Radisson Blu, Ikeja GRA, Lagos, offered Proprietors, Principals, Head Teachers, IT Directors and other high-level school administrators, first-hand encounter with Microsoft’s Imagine Academy, Sidmach’s Smart School solution and SEAMs.
Educations Program Manager, Microsoft Nigeria, Ms Jordan Belmonte, introduced Microsoft’s “Imagine Academy” – an IT package with over 700 courses including data and computer science, IT infrastructure to enhance productivity in schools. According to her, the package will aid learning and prepare schools for a digital literacy curriculum. While explaining how technology can be utilized, Jordan said, “It is good that we have technology out there, but it is important that we put the individuals through on how to use it.” She also added that Imagine Academy helps schools compete globally with international standard.
Next up was Educations Strategic Business Unit Manager Sidmach, Mr Ohwofasa Imoh, who spoke extensively about “Smart School” – an online portal which aids competitive thinking, cloud computing and organization of information. He stated that schools can get free trials Click here to read entire article
Source:: Tech Cabal