Learning Possibilities & Govtek Technologies Announce Exciting New Partnership to Deliver LP+365 to South Africa
ELSTREE, England – Jan. 8, 2019
Learning Possibilities, a Microsoft Global Alliance Partner are partnered with Govtek Technologies from South Africa, utilising their 37+ years of experience in the education and technology sector to deliver the LP+365 learning and collaboration platform to higher education institutions in South Africa.
Mehool Sanghrajka, CEO of Learning Possibilities said:
‘I’m delighted that LP+365 will be in South African schools. Our ability to provide the app in multiple languages and dialects will drive adoption and help to build a digital economy.’
Ravi Govinder, Managing Director of GovTek Technologies said;
“The future of education is bright however we need to be Entrepreneurial, we need to be innovative, we need to take risks if we are going to do the right things for our institutions and students. We are excited to add LP+365 developed in partnership with Microsoft to our Portfolio. This partnership helps enable our vision to support Higher-Ed institutions and Schools through their digital journey”
Glenda Miles, Microsoft South Africa Education Lead said:
‘Microsoft if happy to announce the partnership with Govtek Technologies. We are committed to empowering students, educators and school leaders across South Africa to redefine learning and digitally transform classrooms. With the help of our partnerships, products and services, we aim to build the literacy and problem-solving skills needed to succeed in the classroom of the future. The world is changing and becoming more digitally inclined. As this happens so do our learning and teaching habits, hence the need for collaborative learning which enables students to work together both in and outside of the classroom’.
Learning Possibilities are thrilled to have signed a partnership with Govtek technologies, to transform the learning of students in South Africa. Govtek’s solutions have a large installed customer base counting some of the most prestigious universities and schools in the world. Govtek’s founders have a combined experience of Education and Technology exceeding 37 years, and know that building a solution around an institutions’ context is critical for an implementation that drives impact – an area in which they excel. Govtek are focussed on providing high tech and people centred solutions, helping alleviate the issues faced by administrators, faculty and learners, making the LP+365 learning and collaboration platform the perfect fit to fulfil the needs of both teachers and learners.
About the LP+365 App
LP+365 is the latest learning and collaboration platform by Microsoft Global Partner, Learning Possibilities. Integrated with the latest Microsoft technology on one simple but engaging dashboard the app brings LP+ technology to Office365, providing schools with all the tools they need to share resources, communicate, collaborate and manage assignments. LP+365 encompasses technology enhanced learning complementing flexible pedagogies where teachers and students can explore flipped learning.
The app uses every major Office 365 tool and requires merely 20 minutes of initial teacher training. Improving digital literacy and driving the usage of Microsoft technologies the app enhances digital skills essential for employment. With over 15 years of experience and over 1 million users already benefitting from LP+ technology in the UK, LP are experts in driving the adoption of Office 365 in the classroom to help educators inculcate digital skills in learners through their award winning LP+ Platform.
About Learning Possibilities
Learning Possibilities are a Gold Certified Microsoft Partner implementing e-learning solutions with expertise in cloud computing for education and government customers. The Learning Possibilities’ LP+ platform built on Microsoft technologies is currently available to over 1 million users across the UK. In 2015 the company’s contract to supply the Hwb+ National learning platform (based on the award-winning LP+4 learning platform) to the Welsh Government was extended to 2018. An independent research carried out by Lancaster University in 2009 shows that the LP+ learning platform drives educational outcomes. Learning Possibilities has also published the LP+ Adopt e-maturity framework for schools, selected by Becta (UK Department of Education) as the National Learning Platform Adoption Model for England. See more on https://www.lpplus.com