Google is preparing to donate 43,000 computers to Ukrainian teachers with the aim of supporting the education sector severely tested by the war. The news was reported by Ukrainska Pravda who quoted the minister of digital transformation, Mikhail Fedorov. Here are all the details on the Google initiative that also aims to offer support, both to teaching staff and to universities with various services available for free.
Google supports Ukrainian teachers: 43,000 computers are on the way
Google’s initiative aims to support teachers and the educational system in Ukraine in this time of crisis. The donation of 43,000 computers is an important support measure. Matt Brittin, Google president for EMEAsaid: “Millions of people are forced to flee their homes, thousands of schools have been hit by bombings and the Ministry of Education and Science estimates that more than 3.7 million students will have to continue the activity remotely”
Also training and support courses
Google has announced that it will also offer a series of Frs for over 50,000 teachersonline training courses. The company’s goal is to teach teachers the best way to use and configure their devices and make the most of the ecosystem Google Workspace. Google is also preparing to implement a series of YouTube Learning in lingua ucraina. Furthermore, for Ukrainian universities, there will be the possibility of free access to the premium functions di Google Workspace for Education.