Tag: learning

Jazz Enables Digital Learning for Employees through LinkedIn Learning

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PR:  As a learning organization, Jazz, Pakistan’s leading digital communications company, has partnered with LinkedIn Learning to empower its employees to steer their own development journey. Under this partnership, Jazz offers its employee’s unlimited access to more than 10,000 courses carrying world class digital learning content through a LinkedIn license. “Employee development is our key priority […]…Read More

Telenor Youth Forum ‘16 alumni wins prestigious ‘Queen’s Young Leaders’ award for digital learning project

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PR: Haroon Yasin, a Telenor Pakistan Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Partner and Telenor Youth Forum (TYF) 2016 alumnus passionate about transforming the Pakistani educational landscape and making quality learning accessible to the underprivileged youth, has won the prestigious ‘Queen’s Young Leaders’ Award for his digital learning project ‘Orenda’. In June 2018, Haroon will be traveling to […]…Read More

“Jazz Educator” for mobile learning of students

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Undoubtedly, health, banking, agriculture, or education almost every field of human life is enhanced due to technology. Various m-services have been introduced in Pakistan after the launch of 3G/4G services. The “Education Sector” of Pakistan has received help from innovation of technology. The latest technology has given e-books and online educational content to the students […]…Read More

Integration of ICT in teaching, learning reviewed

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Minister of State for Education Muhammad Baligh ur Rehman has chaired the advisory committee meeting here to review the process of integration of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in teaching and learning processes in schools, reviving Education Management Information System for a proactive role in policy, research, planning and management and outline of sustainable development goals plan. The meeting discussed in detail the issues including preparing…Read More

Speakers call for new learning paradigms in edu

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Speakers at a conference have said it is the right time to realize the need for adopting and implementing new learning paradigms in the structure country’s education system. They were addressing the International Symposium on 21st Century Learning recently held here at the National University of Science and Technology (NUST). The conference was attended by more than 150 dignitaries from education sector of Pakistan. While Speaking to the conference, Nisar…Read More

$500,000 grant to support new learning experience

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MONITORING REPORT ISB: Injaz Al-Arab, the regional office of Junior Achievement Worldwide, and ExxonMobil have announced a $500,000 two-year grant meant to support a new learning platform to combine digital and classroom learning for Injaz Al-Arab’s flagship Company Programme. This experiential learning programme takes youth through the entire start-up cycle of creating their own businesses during an academic year. Upon completion of translation, localisation and digitisation of the…Read More

NUST sets up Chinese learning centre

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The National University of Sciences and Technology has established a Chinese Studies Centre (CSC) at its School of Social Sciences and Humanities.The university administration said the centre will serve as a centre of excellence, and will undertake studies in Chinese society, strategy, politics, language, economy, culture, defence, diplomacy, environment and science and technology. In addition, the centre will undertake studies dealing with various aspects of the…Read More

NUST sets up Chinese learning centre

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The National University of Sciences and Technology has established a Chinese Studies Centre (CSC) at its School of Social Sciences and Humanities. The university administration said the centre will serve as a centre of excellence, and will undertake studies in Chinese society, strategy, politics, language, economy, culture, defence, diplomacy, environment and science and technology. In addition, the centre will undertake studies dealing with various aspects of the…Read More

Mobilink empowering women in KP through m-learning initiative

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobilink Foundation, under its Make Your Mark’ initiative, has teamed up with The Institute of Social and Policy Sciences (I-SAPS) and GuarantCo for SMS-based Adult Female Literacy Programme’, which is enabling learners to get ICT-based education. Through this initiative, the company is educating around 4,050 women in eight rural districts of KP including Mardan, Swabi, Nowshera, Malakand, Haripur, Mansehra, Kohat and Buner. "Our m-Literacy project started with 250…Read More

Digital learning carries huge benefits: Experts

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article image KARACHI: In the contemporary digital era, the learning environment is not merely restricted to the classroom setting. The myriads of resources available on the internet allow students to access a vast domain of knowledge, which, if used properly can turn them into creative thinkers, speakers at a conference said. The conference titled School of Tomorrow’ has recently been arranged here. "I think rather than deliberating the advantages of the digital revolution of the…Read More