87 total views, 2 views today
Extramarks, with its partners Zepto Ghana Ltd and Africa Schools Online showcase an innovative e-education solution to digitize teaching and learning in Ghana.
At a high-profile event in Accra today, Extramarks a leading digital learning solutions provider, in collaboration with its partners Zepto Ghana Ltd and Africa Schools Online launched an innovative e-education solution called Extramarks Total Learning Solution. The event attended by head teachers, parents, educationists and other key stakeholders revealed a cutting-edge and holistic solution that will transform the approach of teaching and learning in the country both within classrooms and at home.
The Extramarks Total Learning Solution is a premium in-class and after-class e-education solution that adopts a student-centric approach to meticulously unpack subject content for Grades K to 12 using a three-pronged approach of Learn. Practice. Test. This approach provides the best pedagogy and technology to create a child-centric teaching and learning environment. The solution uses interactive tools such as animations, videos and Virtual Labs to make learning easy and engaging. Notably, Extramarks’ Total Learning Solution is aligned to the Cambridge and GES Curriculum as an educative programme to be used in Ghanaian schools and by students for after-school study and exam prep.
The audience at the event were also excited to learn of new innovative hardware technology solutions, including state-of-the-art interactive panels and laptops, tablets for teachers and students from Zepto Ghana Ltd perfectly integrating with the Extramarks’ Total Learning platform, to create a truly engaging learning environment.
Tanay Kulshreshtha, Head of Extramarks in Africa stated among others that ”In this era of technology, the use of innovative education solutions such as the one provided by Extramarks is needed to train students to be resourceful in technology from the onset to meet the fast-changing trends of the future. It is time we harness the digital instincts of the 21st century students to engage each one of them in the learning process”.
The General Manager of Zepto Ghana Ltd, Mark Pritchard, in his delivery said in line with the company’s mission of bringing technology to Africa and Africa to Technology, “we are delighted to promote this solution in the education space in Ghana to make technology an embedded component of the entire curriculum and to enhance teaching and learning in Ghana”.
A major worry of Ghana’s education sector is the disconnection of education tutorship and employment especially with the technological trend. “Extramarks’ Total Learning Solution is a great choice for educationists to create a new teaching and learning environment to match up students skills to future career needs,” stated Abel Ohene Acquaye, who is the Executive Director of Africa Schools Online.
The Extramarks’ Total Learning Solution will also be launched to schools in the central part of Ghana on June 14 at an event which will take place at the Golden Bean Hotel in Kumasi.
Extramarks is a new-age digital learning solutions provider that offers the best of pedagogy and technology to create an engaging, child-centric teaching-learning environment in classrooms and at home. it offers end-to-end education support system to learners and teacher of grades K to 12 through curriculum-aligned digital learning solutions. These learning solutions are used by schools for classroom teaching and by learners for self-learning at home.
Zepto Ghana Ltd is an IT firm with the mission of ”Bringing Technology to Africa and Africa to the Technology”. This it does by providing innovative software and quality affordable hardware devices for end-to-end solutions to organizations and Governments across West Africa.
Africa School Online is a data, research and media firm in Ghana. The platform provides current and updated information on schools at all levels, from creche through to tertiary as well as information on relevant education news, events and scholarships.
Together with the tech platforms – Africa Schools Online and Quick Apply Africa, host annual events such as Higher Education Fairs and EduSummits to bridge the education gap through technology, events and data.