Nigeria: FG to Introduce Mobile Technology for Teachers - NTI DG

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The National Teacher's Institute (NTI) has mapped out strategies to use mobile technologies to update the knowledge of teachers and strengthen their competencies.

NTI Director-General, Dr. Aminu Ladan Sharehu disclosed this at the end of a workshop organized by UNESCO in conjunction with Nokia, preparatory to the launching of four pilot projects to explore how mobile technologies can be used to support teachers in Nigeria and three other countries - Mexico, Pakistan and Senegal.

The workshop with a theme titled, "Mobile Technologies and Teacher Development," was held at UNESCO's office in Paris, France.