Anthony Salcito, vice-president of education for Microsoft Corporation’s Worldwide Public Sector will visit Malta tomorrow. Besides meeting Microsoft Malta’s team and visiting the Microsoft Innovation Centre, Mr Salcito will also visit Stella Maris College which this year is one of Microsoft’s Lighthouse Schools following a successful pilot project hosted by Microsoft and Maltese company Smart Technologies.
Schools join Microsoft’s Lighthouse programme when they show particular effort
Microsoft and the Education Ministry have signed a memorandum of understanding to foster greater collaboration between both entities. Microsoft will seek to turn Malta into a “lighthouse” for innovative educational technologies that go beyond the introduction of hardware in schools.
The MOU was signed this morning at Stella Maris College in Gżira between Microsoft country manager Adrianna Zammit and a representative of the Education Ministry. The agreement was signed in the presence of
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