By G9ija

National telecommunication company, Globacom, has unveiled a new service, tagged: Glo Smart Learning Suite.

The service, the company said, was designed to boost academic learning in the nation’s educational institutions as well as meet the needs of its students.

In a statement in Lagos, Globacom described the Glo Smart Learning Suite as a veritable platform for online education, adding that it facilitates teaching and learning as well as school management.

“The Glo Smart Learning Suite is a customisable platform, which offers rich features, including live classes, online tests and examinations, performance reporting, course registration and blended learning (Online/Offline). The platform will be customised for schools with their specified look and feel (colors and logos) at zero cost to each school and help students whose educational institutions are shut due to COVID-19 pandemic to fulfill their educational needs,” it said.

The telecommunication giant explained that the Glo Learning Suite comprises two key platforms, including Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), which it said enables schools to provide services, such as customised dashboard, class and student information, human resources, assignment, hostel, transcript, fleet management, visitor pass, payroll, time table, inventory, finance/budget, student clearance, and reporting.

The second platform, it said, is the Learning Management System (LMS), which has many features, such as multi-tenancy, multi-language, blended learning, gamification (fun learning), live classes, e-Library, course library, examination and assignment portals, advance reporting, performance management and web video conferencing, among others.

Globacom added that the suite will enhance learning and skill development among youths, thus preparing them for future leadership roles.