Oracle Academy Receives Prestigious 2023 Transforming Education Award in Kenya

August 22, 2023 | 2 minute read
Jane Richardson
Senior Regional Director, Oracle Academy, EMEA
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The 2023 Transforming Education Summit, organized of the Global Peace Foundation annually, serves as an inspiration, igniting the commitment to reshape education, foster innovation, and embolden the next generation to face the future in education confidently. This summit brings together trailblazing education pioneers, forward-thinking innovators, and visionary thought leaders from diverse corners of the field.

Oracle Academy received the ‘Transforming Education Award’ at the 2023 Transforming Education Summit in recognition of its valuable contribution to promoting quality education in Kenya. This prestigious accolade recognizes Oracle Academy's unwavering commitment to revolutionizing the education landscape and empowering students and educators through cutting-edge technology and innovative learning experiences. The award was received by Oracle Academy Program Manager, Lorna Juma and Oracle Kenya’s Senior Sales Representative, Tech Software, Moses Mwangi.

Receiving the 2023 Transforming Education Award is a testament to Oracle Academy's relentless dedication to driving positive change in education. The impact of the program has cultivated a community of educators in Kenya who share the common goal of empowering the next generation of technology leaders.

Oracle Academy has been at the forefront of transforming education for 25 years. With an emphasis on technology education, Oracle Academy's initiatives have played a pivotal role in preparing students for the digital era. Our comprehensive curriculum, expertly designed by industry professionals, has empowered educators worldwide to equip their students with the skills and knowledge required to thrive in today's technology-driven world.

To gain a deeper insight into Oracle Academy's transformative journey, Jane Richardson, the Senior Director of Oracle Academy, highlighted Oracle Academy's commitment to excellence in education as a guest-speaker at the summit. In her remarks, she talked about Oracle Academy's approach to fostering digital literacy, promoting diversity and inclusion, and bridging the gap between academia and industry. By providing free resources, software, and curriculum support, Oracle Academy has enabled institutions in Kenya to deliver top-notch computer science education to their students, regardless of their background.

Through partnerships with educational institutions, Oracle Academy has opened doors for countless students, igniting their passion for computer science and shaping their futures in the tech industry. By integrating real-world projects and experiences into the curriculum, Oracle Academy has provided students with invaluable hands-on learning opportunities, preparing them to face the challenges of an ever-evolving tech landscape with confidence.

As Dr. Tony Devine, Vice President, Education, Global Peace Foundation, stated during the event, "Education is the key to unlocking doors of opportunity and Oracle Academy is committed to providing that key to learners worldwide. We wholeheartedly commend Oracle Academy for their extraordinary contributions and congratulate them on this momentous achievement.

Jane Richardson

Senior Regional Director, Oracle Academy, EMEA

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