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Armenian schoolgirls develop mobile application

18 May, 2017
IT News

On May 17, on the World Telecommunication and Information Society Day, the applications developed by the Armenian schoolgirls were presented at the UN Office in Armenia, with the award ceremony of the winning teams.

The program gave an opportunity to the Armenian schoolgirls aged 10-18 to take part in the…

The 5th anniversary of eTwinning in Armenia

17 May, 2017
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A conference marking the 5th anniversary of the European school collaboration eTwinning programme in Armenia was launched on May 16 in Elite Plaza business center. The conference was attended by Minister of Education and Science of RA Levon Mkrtchyan, representatives of the educational institutions of RA involved in the programme…

eTwinning Plus celebrates its 5th birthday!

28 March, 2017
IT News

Five years ago, eTwinning Plus was launched as a pilot to provide a platform for schools from six countries from Europe’s immediate neighbourhood, to link with schools participating in eTwinning. Teachers from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine, part of the Eastern Partnership and Tunisia, part of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership…

Online academy for Information technologies will be established in Armenia.Memorandum of understanding was signed

14 December, 2016
IT News

A tripartite memorandum of understanding was signed between the National Center for Educational Technologies ", "Softline International" and the "State College of Informatics" of the Ministry of Education and science in RA. The first prerequisite of the success in the field of information and communication technologies is training of the…

10 leading school to contribute to rural education centers

7 December, 2016
IT News Official News

Working group, established to provide e-learning lessons on natural sciences, to implement distance communication at least once a week and to develop mechanisms for the implementation of the appropriate learning course with the school within the framework of rural schools development concept, convened its regular session. The session was attended…

YSU team is in the final of ACM-ICPC

7 December, 2016
IT News

YSU students-programmers have progressed into the final of “ACM-ICPC” International Programming Olympiad.

The semi-final took place on December 3-4 in Tbilisi. Armenia was represented by 3 teams from YSU, American University of Armenia, Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University.

The competition was between 300 teams representing the best universities in the former Soviet…

Prime Minister continues discussions with ICT industry representatives

24 November, 2016
IT News Official News

Chaired by Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, the government held today another discussion on information and communication technology (ICT) sector. During the discussion projects related to the reform of vocational education and ICT sector workforce development were presented to the Prime Minister.

In this context, the meeting focused on the formation…

E-learning ceased to be considered as supplementary education, says L. Mkrtchyan

23 November, 2016
IT News Official News

A meeting was held at the Ministry of Education and Science to discuss the productivity of video lessons and thematic programs. Within the framework of rural schools and distance learning development, as a follow up to the RA Government assignment, the organized video lessons, methodological approaches and the effectiveness of…

Certificates to the participants of the course “distance learning organizational skills”

14 November, 2016
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The fourth workshop on"Skills of Distance Learning" was complited in the "Distance Learning System"organized for teachers of different subjects, the participants familiarized themselves with the tools to create a distance-training skills using eXe project and the Moodle system, creating e-learning materials and distance learning courses projects 34 teachers from different…

Internet pioneer Louis Pouzin visits VivaCell-MTS HQ in Yerevan

8 November, 2016
IT News

General Manager of Open-Root organization and one of the most prominent pioneers of Internet Louis Pouzin visited VivaCell-MTS headquarters.

Pouzin is the seventh laureate of the Annual Award of the President of Armenia for Outstanding Contribution to Global IT.

A joint press conference of Pouzin with VivaCell-MTS General Manager Ralph Yirikian, Chairman of Executive…