top of page
  • Corporate Communications

Awantec to Empower All Teachers from the Ministry of Education with AI-Driven Immersive Learning Platform


CYBERJAYA, 15 January 2024 – Awantec Technology Berhad (Awantec), a leading provider of Technology and Talent solutions, proudly announces a groundbreaking collaboration with the Ministry of Education (MOE) to revolutionise the skills of all MOE teachers in Malaysia. This transformative project, valued at RM4.61 million over three years, marks a pivotal moment in the evolution of educational technology.


In this strategic alliance, Awantec, through its subsidiary, Awantec Systems Sdn Bhd (ASSB), will provide access to empower MOE teachers nationwide with Skillsoft Percipio—an AI-driven immersive learning platform. Offering an extensive selection of over 3,700 courses and 65,364 learning assets, including e-books, this platform ensures that MOE teachers have access to a diverse range of courses, fostering professional development and keeping them at the forefront of educational advancements. This initiative seamlessly aligns with the objectives outlined in the National Digital Education Policy Agenda.


YB Fadhlina Sidek, Minister of Education, emphasised the importance of digital knowledge amongst the educators, school administrators as well as students. “MOE’s aim is not just to produce digitally literate students but also to prepare and equip all MOE teachers and school administrators with all the necessary digital knowledge. With digital learning; MOE Edu Skills Academy (Sistem Pengurusan Pembelajaran: SIPP) will support teachers digitally skilled as the future of education is highly dependent on the advancement of digital technology. MOE’s strategic partnership with multiple industry leaders is crucial to enhance the educators and administrators digital competency shows our global commitment to build a better quality education.”


Awantec CEO, Mr. Azlan Zainal Abidin, expresses deep gratitude for the privilege of this strategic partnership with MOE. "Awantec is thrilled to collaborate with MOE to enhance the competency of all MOE teachers through digitalization. Our partnership with Skillsoft Percipio is a testament to our commitment to providing world-class educational tools, and we are honoured to contribute to the upskilling of our nation's educators."

In this collaboration with MOE, Awantec has secured one of the largest user agreements in the Skillsoft Partner program to date. Mr. Chuck Mulloy, Area Vice President, Asia Pacific, for Skillsoft,” Awantec continues to lead the way for Skillsoft customer digitalization agendas. Transformation is at the core of what we do at Skillsoft. We propel organisations, government institutions, and their people to grow together through transformative learning experiences. Awantec exemplifies the gold standard as a leading partner that, together with Skillsoft, delivers transformation”

Awantec remains steadfast in its commitment to contributing to the nation's digital economy ecosystem and supporting MOE's mission to empower its teachers through digital technology. Leveraging its expertise and services, the company is dedicated to driving digital innovation and firmly establishing itself as the Trusted Partner in Technology and Talent solutions.


Comments


bottom of page