STAFF REPORT ISB: Intel Pakistan has recently organized the Intel Education Awards Ceremony, under the Intel Education Initiative in order to recognize the impressive performance in technology integration by teachers and schools across Pakistan.
Dr. Fazllullah Pechuho, Secretary Education, Education and Literacy Department, Government of Sindh was the chief guest.
Of all the participants in the contest, 24 won awards in recognition of their accomplishments in implementing technology to promote inquiry-based learning.
“Intel has made consistent efforts for recognizing the teachers and schools taking part in this initiative and rewarding them for their laudable efforts in implementing ICT in their classrooms, in turn facilitating a conducive environment to experience technology,” said Country Manager Intel Pakistan Naveed Siraj on the occasion.
He also said that Intel Pakistan is working hand in hand with the government to make the dissemination of and access to technology easily and beneficial for students and teachers alike.
The Intel Education Awards are held annually in Pakistan to appreciate and encourage teachers to use technology for enhancing skills amongst students. As many as 96 teachers from across the country participated in the contest from 43 institutions.
Out of them, 36 government, 20 semi-government and 40 private school teachers submitted their classroom implemented Unit Portfolios to the panel of evaluators, based on the Intel Teach Getting Started, Intel Teach Elements and the Intel Teach Essentials Course content.