Microsoft Recognized Nine Educators From Bangladesh As MIE Expert 2015
Microsoft, as a global leader in using technology to increase productivity and transform education, recognized nine educators from Bangladesh as Microsoft Innovative Educator Experts (MIE Expert) 2015. Mohammad Mohiul Hoque, Abul Kalam Rashad Ahmed, Mahfuz Ara Sultana, Tasnifa Khanam, Shahnawaz Ali, Leon Asad, Gazi Salahuddin Siddiquee, Mohammad Khurshed Alam and Jotish Chandra Roy from different primary and high schools in the country were selected by Microsoft as Microsoft Innovative Educator Experts (MIE Expert) for 2015 for their excellence in using technology to help students learn and achieve more –and ultimately succeed in a mobile-first, cloud-first world.
Sarana Islam, Education Lead, Microsoft Bangladesh and Professor Md. Hamidul Haque, Director, Training, Directorate of Secondary & Higher Education, Ministry of Education handed over the certificates and crests to the innovative educators at an event organized in a convention center at the capital on 30th December 2014, Tuesday.
Sarana Islam said to HiFi Public that these certified MIE Experts will provide training to teachers and students throughout the country. Web-Seminars will be conducted where they will also be trained by international experts. Two or three of them will be joining the next international conference to be held in April.
Sarana Islam said to HiFi Public that these certified MIE Experts will provide training to teachers and students throughout the country. Web-Seminars will be conducted where they will also be trained by international experts
“Microsoft Innovative Educator Experts are inspiring examples of how individuals are using technology to increase students’ productivity and develop the skills needed in the workplace,” said Anthony Salcito, Vice President, Worldwide Education, Microsoft Corp. “With innovative use of mobile and cloud technology, these educators are transforming learning environments and delivering more personalized education to students, allowing them to do more and achieve more.”
“Being selected as a MIE Expert is an amazing honor,” said Abul Kalam Rashad Ahmed. “I look forward to continue finding innovative ways to equip students with the proper tools needed to succeed in the new world of work.”
Each year, Microsoft selects MIE Experts to be part of an exclusive global community that is paving the way for their peers to share ideas, try new approaches, and learn from each other. This year, Microsoft selected more than 800 thought leaders in innovative learning who possess technological prowess and the desire to amplify their reach and voice. MIE Experts work closely with Microsoft to lead innovation in education, build educator capacity for using technology to improve student learning, and advocate and share their experiences in how technology improves teaching and learning. In addition, they mentor other educators and help train them in education technologies and Microsoft products and tools.