Q Academy, a technology-driven education pioneer headquartered in British Columbia, Canada, launched a free coding and artificial intelligence training program at Capital High School Odisha on October 21, 2022 through its brand K-12, Q Rangers.
The said pilot project was organized in association with Government High School Odisha, also known as Mo School, and is supported by the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Odisha. The two-month training program was inaugurated by Electronics and Computer Secretary Manoj Kumar Mishra and Police Commissioner Soumendra Kumar Priyadarshi along with Q Academy CEO Tanvir Qureshi. ICC Odisha President JB Pany, Hotelier Debashish Pattnaik, Manager Jitendra Nayak also graced the event.
A total of 25 young people will have the opportunity to learn fundamental programming skills and adapt to new technologies such as AI through instructors from Bengaluru and Canada in online mode. “We are honored to work with our partners and the Odisha school system to provide young people with the opportunity to learn technology-enabled skills that will lead them to rewarding career paths and improve their chances of future success,” said said the CEO of Q Academy. Tanvir Qureshi.
With this initiative by Q Academy, Capital High School Odisha becomes the first school in the state to take advantage of a unique educational opportunity for its students. “The state government has prepared a roadmap to introduce such programs in high schools soon. This will spark children’s interest in IT, especially AI and ML at an early age,” notes IT Secretary Kumar.
“It’s a proud moment for us that Capital High School was chosen as the first school (to have the training). Thank you Q Academy for providing the training free of charge and I assure you of the full cooperation of the school,” said Soumendra Priyadarshi.
Q Academy is a technology-focused education provider that offers personalized hands-on training to learners as young as 7 years old to equip them with the computer skills needed to thrive in a largely digital world. With offices in Canada and India, it aims to reach as many students across the world and provide them with quality courses, professional education and value-added services with its team of expert faculty supported by IT infrastructure and strong learning management systems.
Q Rangers is the K-12 segment of Q Academy. It is an online learning platform dedicated to impacting the future by empowering today’s young minds through technology education. Through virtual classrooms, Q Rangers aims to reach more students around the world. Q Rangers is on a mission to make kids fall in love with coding. Q Rangers has enabled many students to begin their journey of learning to code with high-quality coding education. All classes are delivered live 1:1 and in online group classes from the comfort of your own home by teachers and subject matter experts.