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Posts Tagged ‘e-learning’

  • Embracing technology to ensure learners reach their full potential

    Rwanda: Up to 50% of all subjects to be taught online by June

    May 3, 2017 • East Africa, Education, Top StoriesComments Off on Rwanda: Up to 50% of all subjects to be taught online by June

    The Rwandan government has revealed that preparations to roll out digital education are in high gear as training of teachers and partnering with global agencies is in full swing. By June this year, the government aims for 50 percent of all subjects to be...

  • First set of Education Innovation Summit speakers announced

    May 2, 2017 • Education, Events, Top StoriesComments Off on First set of Education Innovation Summit speakers announced

    The 2017 Education Innovation Summit set to take place on 31 May at the Radisson Blu Gautrain, is expected to showcase cutting-edge technology solutions that have the potential to change the face of education. The event will also focus on helping...

  • The contact centre generation gap

    April 7, 2017 • GeneralComments Off on The contact centre generation gap

    There is a growing repository of literature focused on the challenges that businesses face when dealing with the millennial generation – whether as consumers or employees. While adapting to the changing demands and trends that come with each new...

  • Vodafone Zambia introduces e-Learning portal

    April 5, 2017 • Education, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Vodafone Zambia introduces e-Learning portal

    Vodafone Zambia is set to enhance the e-learning space for students in Zambia with the launch of the JUMP Academy, an internet-enabled application that offers unlimited access to a wide range of educational materials, tailored to the local curriculum and...

  • Vodafone Zambia to offer 100% wifi bonuses to universities

    March 13, 2017 • Education, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Vodafone Zambia to offer 100% wifi bonuses to universities

    As Zambia commemorated international Youth day on 12 March, Vodafone Zambia Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Lars Stork stressed the important role education plays in equipping young people with the tools they need to flourish in an increasingly digital...

  • SAICA, UJ launch 4IR online learning programmes

    7 e-learning trends for educational institutions in 2017

    January 25, 2017 • Education, ListsComments Off on 7 e-learning trends for educational institutions in 2017

    What are the 7 E-learning trends for educational institutions in 2017? In an attempt to answer this question, we could look around us, assess what has been working so far in terms of education technology, and take some educated guesses on what could work in...

  • Huawei launches Live Baze app in Kenya

    October 11, 2016 • East Africa, Online & Social, Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei launches Live Baze app in Kenya

    Huawei has launched an interactive app for its Kenyan market. The Live Baze App will allow artists share live videos of their daily activities. According to a report by The Star the app is aimed at upcoming technology hubs that look to embrace live video...

  • The role of technology in shaping education in Nigerian

    October 7, 2016 • Education, West AfricaComments Off on The role of technology in shaping education in Nigerian

    Education in Nigeria has had a paradigm shift in the last decade. Although, traditional school system has received wide spread acceptance across the various ethnic classifications and learning beyond the shores of a conventional classroom has...

  • Africa’s E-Learning Market Doubles to $500 Million

    September 23, 2016 • EducationComments (2)

    African public-private partnerships are fast-tracking education improvement from primary school to university, potentially levelling the playing field for millions of students worldwide. In the face of electricity shortages and over-crowding, African...

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    Can E-learning bridge the national educational gap?

    March 11, 2015 • Education, Features, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Can E-learning bridge the national educational gap?

    The recent announcement by the Gauteng provincial government to initiate a paperless classroom project as well as the Western Cape government’s commitment to spend R1.2-billion to implement e-learning in 1 250 local schools, is a significant step toward...

  • Kenya: DOBA faculty to invest in E-learning

    October 30, 2014 • Online & Social, Top StoriesComments Off on Kenya: DOBA faculty to invest in E-learning

    Slovenia’s Business School DOBA, in Kenya, is expected to spend slightly over USD 1 Million in the next 5 years in Kenya. According to DOBA, it is driving a public-private partnership program seeking to get employers in the 4 Kenyan cities to endorse...

  • Tracker launches Maths and Science learning curriculum app

    Wi-Fi paving the way for e-Learning

    July 7, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Wi-Fi paving the way for e-Learning

    According to research conducted by Ambient Insight, South Africa is said to be one of the most dynamic e-Learning markets in Africa, where over the last two years, many countries across Africa have embarked on new initiatives to integrate learning technology...

  • Microsoft taking lead on e-learning in Africa

    April 1, 2014 • Online & Social, Top StoriesComments Off on Microsoft taking lead on e-learning in Africa

    Microsoft yesterday co-chaired a roundtable discussion on the need for private and public partnerships (PPPs) to deliver relevant, sustainable and scalable solutions that will promote e-learning in Africa. The roundtable resulted in the proposal of an EU...

  • Huawei sponsors 5th Annual Connected Kenya Summit 2013

    May 28, 2013 • Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei sponsors 5th Annual Connected Kenya Summit 2013

    Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today partnered with the Ministry of Information and Communication’s Kenya ICT Board as a sponsor in this year’s Connected Kenya Summit. Huawei CEO Mr. Wind Li...

  • Acer Africa launches e-learning classroom in Zimbabwe

    April 22, 2013 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern AfricaComments (1)

    Exactly one year ago, the prospect of a fully functional e-learning classroom in the North East district of Zimbabwe was not a reality for the children of this region. Acer Africa, together with business partners CreAtive Credit and Axiz Workgroup have...

  • 9 reasons to invest in African ICT

    August 2, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (3)

    The African continent has attracted numerous international investors seeking new business deals across the continent.  Africa is being promoted as the next global technology hub and the continent is said to be on the brink of unprecedented growth and...