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SIVECO Romania showcased its latest innovations in education technology at BETT Middle East

Thursday, October 27, 2011

The international fair opened its gates for tens of thousands of visitors in the Gulf region

27th October 2011 - Virtual laboratories, 3D educational content, Augmented Reality and content on multi-touch devices - these are some of the innovations showcased by SIVECO Romania at BETT Middle East, the most important regional event in education technology.

Together with its partner, the Ministry of Education in UAE, SIVECO Romania presented the latest results acquired through the project of improving education in UAE by introducing digital content in the learning process. The visitors could engage in classes held by local teachers in a modern virtual laboratory, exactly like in a real school from Emirates. Those interested were encouraged to test the multimedia educational lessons in Arabic and English, developed specifically for educational requirements in UAE.

"We are proud to work with the Ministry of Education in UAE for the project of improving education by means of digital content. By now we have successfully implemented in emirates schools the largest digital library in Arabic language in the world, comprising over 7.000 reusable learning objects based on the national curricula. The project is considered an example of best practice and is subject of interest for other countries in the Gulf region, willing to improve their education system." said Alexandru Cosbuc, Deputy Vice-president International Sales and Gulf Manager Area within SIVECO Romania.
SIVECO Romania is an active player in the Gulf region, partnering with the Ministry of Education in UAE since 2008. The digital content library implemented in emirates schools is based on Mathematics, Physics, Biology, Geography, Arabic language and Patriotic Studies, according to the national curricula and developed with the help of local teachers. The multimedia resources comprise animations, experiments and simulations, meant to offer students an enhanced and effective learning experience.

Considered a pioneer in education technology, SIVECO Romania is a constant exhibitor in educational fairs worldwide, to present its latest innovations and results. Currently, the company is running complex eLearning projects in countries from Middle and Near East, North of Africa, Europe and CIS region.

BETT Middle East is dedicated to showcasing the best in educational technology products, resources and best practice. The event took place on 25 and 26 October 2011 in Abu Dhabi, endorsed by the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC).