On the occasion of “Children’s Day 2016”, Allied Insurance Company of the Maldives gifts 30 Raspberry Pi kits to grade 1, 2 and 3 students of Ghiyasuddin International School. These gifts were presented to the school by Allied Managing Director; Mr.Ahmed Ameel and Principle; Mr.Thoha Saleem graciously accepted, on behalf of the school.
Raspberry Pi is a programmable computer used to develop an interest in the study of basic computer science. As per Deputy Principle of Ghiyasuddin Ms.Shirumeena, Ghiyasuddin International has already introduced Robotics to grade 4 students. Hence, this generous contribution will create opportunities for students to enhance their creativity and knowledge in mechanical design, programming language and electronics.
Interacting with the media after the event, Marketing Manager of Allied; Niushad Shareef stated that Allied Insurance is honoured to have been given the opportunity to nurture the young minds in the field of technology. He also mentioned that Allied Insurance is pleased to foster learning in an area where opportunities are rare in our country.