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Tag Archives: Learning

Smart Education & Learning: Worldwide Market Insights & Projections (2019-2025)

Smart Education and Learning market worldwide is projected to grow by US$884.5 Billion, guided by a compounded growth of 25%. Staying on top of trends is essential for decision makers to leverage this emerging opportunity. The report addresses this very need and provides the latest scoop on all major market segments. Hardware, one of the segments analyzed and sized in …

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Is technology good or bad for learning?

I’ll bet you’ve read something about technology and learning recently. You may have read that device use enhances learning outcomes. Or perhaps you’ve read that screen time is not good for kids. Maybe you’ve read that there’s no link between adolescents’ screen time and their well-being. Or that college students’ learning declines the more devices are present in their classrooms. …

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Egypt’s Universities Open Up to Blended Learning

Egypt’s new academic year, which has just begun, has a new feature, with universities enrolling students in academic programs based on blended learning for the first time. One high-profile example of this approach, in which students learn through a combination of traditional classroom lectures and online courses, can be seen at the American University in Cairo. The university has started …

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Pearson brings virtual reality learning technology to Middle East

Pearson, Microsoft and Google collaborate on state-of-the-art learning technology. Pearson launched its latest augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) educational technology in the Middle East. This includes content for Microsoft HoloLens, the brand new augmented reality viewer, as well as content for VR including interactive 360° courseware. Microsoft’s HoloLens, is the world’s first untethered augmented reality system. HoloLens is …

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Mercury MENA Achieves Recognition for Employee Training and Engagement Programs

MANAMA, Bahrain: Mercury MENA Bahrain, Bahrain’s leading engineering company, has been named by Ministry of Labour a recipient of the prominent award recognizing a company culture that places a premium on training and engaging employees. “We are very pleased to receive recognition for our initiatives, especially for those that are designed to engage our employees and support them being the …

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Microsoft reinforces commitment to empowering educators to improve learning outcomes through technology innovation

Microsoft in Education Global Forum in Dubai kicked off with a focus on regional youth empowerment through Microsoft’s education solutions. Kuwait – The annual Microsoft in Education Global Forum was held for the first time in the Middle East. The audience of over 500 includes innovative educators, school leaders, partners and government officials from nearly 40 countries across the Middle …

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du reiterates its commitment to providing learning and career opportunities to young Emiratis during career days around UAE’s university campuses

Students are given the opportunity to find out about the various internships, summer programs and sponsorship opportunities offered du , the winner of last year’s coveted GCC Best Employer Brand Award, in line with its mission to nurture home grown UAE talent has participated in three career days at the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) in Dubai and Sharjah, and …

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ITG and Rosetta Stone are taking assessment-based learning to the next level

Today, education solutions specialist ITG is unveiling a partnership with Rosetta Stone, a global leader in technology-based language learning. We will be working together in order to integrate the world renowned language learning programme Rosetta Stone Foundations for Schools into the award-winning solution, EduWave, a comprehensive education platform serving 15 million users and deployed countrywide in Jordan, Bahrain, and Saudi …

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UAE Minister of Education briefed on HBMSU’s qualitative initiatives towards ‘smart’ learning

Al Hammadi: “Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University is a leading educational institution in the region” H.E. Hussein Al Hammadi, UAE Minister of Education, has recently been briefed on the qualitative initiatives undertaken by Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) to enrich the knowledge and entrench the culture of creativity, innovation and scientific research through ‘Smart Learning.’ The qualitative initiatives complement …

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NU-Q Hosts Experts on Learning and Teaching Excellence At Annual Planning, Orientation Conference

Two leading experts on learning and teaching excellence will conduct workshops during Northwestern University in Qatar’s annual orientation and planning conference for faculty and staff, August 17 through 20. The week long program will also welcome four new fulltime faculty members and six new staff. Drs. Gregory Light and Susanna Calkins, respectively director and associate director of the Searle Center …

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