A total of 644 projects were submitted in 6 nominations and 3 categories (teachers, pupil and students) within the frames of traditional nationwide Electronic Education Contest held by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan with support of Nar.
The projects were reviewed by the experts and 197 nominees were selected according to results of evaluation. During the next stage the works were evaluated online by the jury and the winners were selected among the nominees.
It will be recalled that the main purpose of the contest is to support the activities of teachers who actively use information technologies in the teaching process, as well as to promote the best electronic teaching resources and use the internet resources to increase the awareness of the country`s education community of the advanced teaching techniques. The project also aims to search for new methods of applying ICT in the teaching process, expand the use of electronic resources in educational institutions, stimulate teachers and students to create electronic resources and use the existing ones.
The contest is conducted in partnership with Nar, AzEduNet, Ultra, Innovative Technologies in Education additional education center and Edumedia Azerbaijan. Nar continuously supports the development of science and education in our country, and this year the operator traditionally became one of the main partners of the nationwide Electronic Education Contest.
Within the frames of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) strategy, Nar takes an active part in the country’s social life, and supports various projects in such areas as science, education, culture and sports.
More detailed information about the CSR strategy of Nar is available at nar.az website.
Azerfon LLC started its operations on March 21, 2007, under the ‘Nar Mobile’ trademark, and within a short period of time became one of the leading companies of the telecommunications and mobile communication industry of Azerbaijan. The ‘Nar’ brand name was later selected as the symbol that resembles the cohesion of the rich cultural and historical heritage of Azerbaijan with the modern life. Nar was the first company in the country to introduce 3G technology and has provided the customers with a wide 4G network coverage. Within the frames of strategy aimed at continuous improvement of its network quality Nar introduced the HD-Voice (High Definition Voice) service, which is designed to significantly increase the quality of voice calls and ensure the clearest way of voice transmission. With the large network of over 6,500 base stations covering 93% of the country Nar provides more than 2 million subscribers with the highest quality services.