Shaikha Budoor Bint Sultan Al Qasimi, founder and CEO of Kalimat Publishing signs the landmark MoU with Samsung. Image Credit: WAM

Sharjah: Taking another step forward towards the use of technology to support education in the Emirates, Kalimat Publishing Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with mobile technology providers Samsung to facilitate the implementation of the e-learning programmes of Horouf Educational Publishing.

The e-programs aim to provide a valuable tool that will enable educators and students to better use technology in the learning process.

“The advances in mobile technology have irrevocably changed the way that we as a society interact with the world around us, which is why finding ways to effectively integrate this technology into the educational process is of vital importance,” said Shaikha Budoor Bint Sultan Al Qasimi, founder and CEO of Kalimat Publishing Group.

Under the agreement, Samsung will provide tablets and charging lockers for classroom use on an annual basis. The company will also be provide Kalimat Publishing Group with its mobility products and will be offering the Horouf app in its online store, along with training courses for teachers.

Horouf Educational Publishing, a part of the Kalimat Publishing Group, is also an educational programme that aims to develop a new approach to Arabic Education.

The programme works to provide innovative learning solutions to support the teaching of the Arabic language at schools, starting from preschool levels.