Airtel Partners Dynamiss to Subsidize Online Education
In order to deepen the growth of Nigeria’s online education , Airtel Nigeria, has partnered with Dynamiss, an Educational Technology company, to subsidize data and mobile Internet for all Nigerian schools and students using Dynamiss learning management systems.
In a statement by both organizations, they would ensure that data access for educational purposes on any of the platforms provided by Dynamiss be subsidized and made more affordable for schools and young Nigerians.
Specifically, customers of Airtel Nigeria who access the Dynamiss platforms will now enjoy up to 50 percent discount on data/mobile Internet charges effective immediately. This discount also applies to schools, students and even parents on the Airtel network who use any of the educational platforms provided Dynamiss.
Dynamiss, a Microsoft Partner Organisation, is one of the nation’s foremost Educational Technology companies and is currently providing Learning Management Systems (LMS), Virtual Robotics, Virtual Laboratories, Secure Examination Portals and Certified Online Training for Teachers on Digital Education Tools, for a variety of schools across the nation.
Dynamiss’s Chief Operating Officer (COO), Valerie Sodeinde, , said that “The discounted data from Airtel is a key game changer for the adoption of Online/Digital education by most schools in Nigeria.
“What Airtel is demonstrating with this particular initiative is a commitment to support education despite the unrelenting threat posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. As many more schools have now developed an appreciation for an online educational system, parents, teachers and schools will most certainly benefit from this very affordable data plan. This decisive initiative by Airtel is a positive response that will be welcome by educators and students alike.”