LG IT Academy has started its journey aiming to facilitate the underprivileged children to have ICT education today December 11, 2016 in JAAGO School at the capital’s Rayer Bazar area. The Academy will provide standard IT education to children and allow them to explore in enriched knowledge and science world.
Edward Kim, Managing Director of LG Electronics Bangladesh and Korvi Rakshand, Founder and Chairman of JAAGO Foundation has inaugurated the LG IT Academy by cutting ribbon. Head of Consumer Electronics of LG Electronics Bangladesh Mahmudul Hasan, Assistant Manager Md. Giyas Uddin and Senior Manager (Partnership & Branding Department) of JAAGO Foundation Nusrat Jarin were present on the inauguration ceremony.
LG Electronics Bangladesh and JAAGO Foundation has jointly established LG IT Academy. The academy is consisted of 20 computers, modern projector, internet services and others. A group of trainers will train children about using computer and information technology as well as child students can use computers independently.
Edward Kim, Managing Director of LG Electronics Bangladesh was present as chief guest in the opening ceremony while Korvi Rakshand presided over the occasion.
In his speech Edward Kim said, “ICT has a significant effect on the people and environment that surround children’s learning and well being. Different type of technologies offer new opportunities to strengthen many aspects of childhood education practice. ICT can be an important way to educate children and to help them to grow up as world class citizen. LG IT Academy will facilitate the underprivileged children to have ICT education.”
Managing Director of LG Electronics Bangladesh said, “Children can learn in the academy with a sporting mood. The academy will increase their capacity to communicate with friends and family as well as broader world. I am sure it will bring new excitement in the life of children at JAAGO School.”
He said, “LG Electronics Bangladesh is trying to make peoples life good bring comfort and ensure sustainable development in human life through its electronic innovation. Establishment of this academy is a part that continuous effort. We will continue our engagement with such initiatives.”
Korvi Rakshand, Founder and Chairman of JAAGO Foundation in his speech said, “we are fighting to help the disadvantaged children to build the foundation for their future through education. In modern time ICT is important tool for education, health, entertainment and sports. LG IT Academy will bring joy in learning process of children. It will also help our children to make positive changes in their life.”