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Richard Akoto Appiah Blackboard computer teacher heads to Microsoft summit after viral photos

Richard Akoto Appiah - known as Owura Kwadwo Hottish on Facebook, posted a photo of himself on his social media timeline.

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Ghanaian teacher, Richard Akoto's hardwork gets his rural school brand new computers, Microsoft assistance play

Ghanaian teacher, Richard Akoto's hardwork gets his rural school brand new computers, Microsoft assistance

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The teacher of Betenase M/A JHS in the Ashanti Region who drew a Microsoft Word format on the blackboard is currently in Singapore for the Microsoft Global Education Exchange Summit.

Richard Akoto Appiah - known as Owura Kwadwo Hottish on Facebook, posted a photo of himself on his social media timeline.

 

He said that he was hoping to learn something new at the summit.

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Ghana's ICT teacher attends Microsoft Education Summit in Singapore play

Ghana's ICT teacher, Richard Appiah Akoto attends Microsoft Education Summit in Singapore

(Facebook/Richard Appiah Akoto)

 

Photos of Owura Kwadwo Hottish drawing a full Microsoft Word window on the blackboard went viral on social media.

He did this in an effort to help his students understand computer lessons.

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Microsoft to support teacher play

Microsoft to support teacher

 

A Cameroonian entrepreneur Rebecca Enonchong set out to find the teacher and also sent a message to Microsoft Africa.

Microsoft Africa responded saying "Supporting teachers to enable digital transformation in education is at the core of what we do. We will equip Owura Kwadwo with a device from one of our partners, and access to our MCE program & free professional development resources on education.microsoft.com."

Microsoft to support teacher play

Microsoft to support teacher

 

He honoured the invitation and shared photos.

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