Samsung launches competition to develop applications for students with special needs in UAE




Samsung launches competition to develop applications for students with special needs in the UAE

March 9, 2013

The competition receives any software developer in the United Arab Emirates interested in developing applications for students with special needs. To register in the competition.

The applications will be entered into the five winners in the curriculum for the Al Noor Training Centre for Children with Special Needs, a partner Samsung in corporate social responsibility in the United Arab Emirates. As developers will be rewarded with five winners for their efforts by giving each and every one of them a prize of $ 5000.

On this occasion, “Young Soo Kim,” president of Samsung Gulf Electronics: “The aim of this competition is to provide students at the center of the light in an innovative way and new learning, a campaign is ideal for the program’s hope Samsung Children ‘centered around making up new possibilities for children. As we provide the center with light range of our products over the past year, we intend this year creativity of these applications for students according to our commitment to continue to strengthen the learning styles of these students. We want to encourage every software developer in the UAE to register and contribute to the support of the local community. ”

Meanwhile said Asvana-Khatib, director of Al Noor Training Centre for children with special needs: “We were pleased to be working with Samsung on this initiative. The work of the specialized team at the center of the light closely with Samsung Group to prepare a brief demonstration offers to all participants in the competition’s hope Samsung for children ‘. Thus applications that are invented used target practice for children with special needs, according to the specialists at the center of the light. We have achieved amazing results of our students when we enter techniques Samsung in classrooms last year, where students have responded with excellent products they became more interactive and enthusiasm for learning. And filled with enthusiasm about the launch of this competition, it is certain that applications to be invented will enhance the learning process of our students. ”

During the past year, she worked Samsung closely with teachers and administration at the center of the light to enter the products and technologies Samsung in the curriculum to serve 35 students suffer from different disabilities, as part of the pilot study, which reported that students demonstrated a growing interest in learning after using Samsung products, where he achieved some students their educational goals faster than ever before.

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