29.12.2015 17:18

The winners of the contest “Electronic Education” were awarded

On December 29, the ceremony of awarding the winners of the Republican contest “Electronic Education” was held.

The event was attended by the heads of relevant departments and structural divisions of the Ministry of Education, the representatives of the agencies involved in the organization of the contest, the winners of the contest and the mass media representatives.

Speaking at the ceremony, Emin Amrullayev, head of the Department of educational development programs of the Ministry of Education, noted that there was great interest in the contest that was held for the 6th time by the Ministry.

E. Amrullayev noted that the main objective of the contest was to expand the use of electronic learning resources and internet technologies in the teaching process, to learn new ways to use the Internet for educational purposes, to motivate teachers and students to create electronic resources, to encourage teachers who actively use information technology in the teaching process.

The contest was attended by the teaching staff of general education institutions, the Methodist experts of institutions engaged in advanced training and retraining of teaching staff, as well as schoolchildren. 

It should be noted that in order to ensure the transparency of the contest organized in 6 categories on the "Teacher" and "Student" directions, the evaluation stages were organized online, the conditions were created for online discussions about the works which were received, the experts and jury were determined on the basis of the interview. 900 out of 941 works, submitted to the first stage of the contest, were submitted for evaluation by experts in the second stage and as a result, 207 works passed to the third stage as nominees. The works, passed to the third stage, were evaluated online by the jury. As a result, 14 winners were declared and 18 distinguished works were identified.

The winners were presented with diplomas, laptops, tablets, printers and other special prizes.

The contest is supported by "Dr. Web", "AzEduNet", "Ultra", the Additional Education Center for "Innovative Technologies in Education", "Edumedia Azerbaijan" and "Nar Mobile".