Azerbaijani Ministry of Education and Microsoft world corporation signed the memorandum of understanding in Baku on program “Cooperation in Education”. Minister of Education Misir Mardanov said that the memorandum covers 2010-2013. Over this period work will be done in the sphere of application of ICT in education. Presently, more than 500 schools of the country are connected to the Internet and we plan to finish this work next year,” minister said.
The memorandum was signed by M. Mardanov, leader of program “Cooperation in education” in Central and Western Europe of Microsoft company Theodore Milev and Director of Baku Microsoft office Teymur Akhundov. The memorandum seeks cooperation in three directions: “Innovative teachers”, “Innovative students” and “Innovative schools”.