Renown teacher of Betenase M/A JHS in the Ashanti Region who presented a Microsoft Word format on the chalkboard for his student is currently in Singapore for the Microsoft Global Education Exchange Summit.
On February 15, 2018, teacher Owura Kwadwo became an internet sensation after a picture of him teaching his students ICT on the topic, “Features of a Word Processing Window/Microsoft Word” went viral on social media.
Teacher Owura Kwadwo who couldn’t hide his happiness in teaching ICT shared his interesting photo on Facebook and as usual, it went viral on various platforms.
“Teaching of ICT in Ghana’s school is very funny. ICT on the board paa. I love ma students so have to do wat will make them understand Wat am teaching. #committedteacher. #ICTontheboard. #Teacherkwadwo,” he captioned.
After his post went viral, a Cameroonian entrepreneur Rebecca Enonchong set out to find the teacher and also sent a message to Microsoft Africa.
“This picture has been circulating on web. Does anyone know what country? This teacher is my hero. I want to find him.
“Hey @MicrosoftAfrica, he’s teaching MS Word on a blackboard. Surely you can get him some proper resources,”Rebecca Enonchong wrote.
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Well, Microsoft replied assuring to help teacher Owura Kwadwo with the necessary resources.
“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 https://t.co/dJ6loRUOdg.”
Now, it seems all promises were fulfilled and teacher Owura Kwadwo Hottish honored the invitation, posted a photo of himself on his social media timeline.
Born Richard Akoto Appiah said that he was hoping to learn something new at the Microsoft Global Education Exchange Summit.