Initiative Update

Bridging the gap of digital divide by Integrating the 21st Century learning skills.

UCHE LIN
Posted August 10, 2020 from Nigeria
The 21stdigiskillz initiative header
21st digi-skillz is an initiative created to bridge the gap of digital divide

https://twitter.com/21stDigi

Welcome to 21ST DIGI-SKILLZ! DIGITAL SKILLS TODAY...FUTURE READY TOMORROW! "Lets join hands to nurture the great minds"... By building a sustainable ecosystem of lifelong learning of 21st century skills.

Hello everyone Uche Lin Okpala is my name. I'm a global teacher from Nigeria.  I'm so honoured to be on this space as a finalist for Featured change maker in on going  campaign for #SheTransformTech.  It's so amazing that my initiative "Digital skills today, future ready tomorrow has taken another new dimension to see that the set objective or primary goal of this initiative would be achieved.  The name of this initiative is "21st digi-skillz" which was  inspired by the theme of this project: "Digital skills today, future ready tomorrow" Impacting lives by integrating the 21st century learning skills.

The targeted audience are Women, girls, Men, boys, schools and communities both local and global scale.

The 21st digiskillz was founded by Uche Lin Okpala to bridge the gap of digital divide by integrating the 21st century skills which are open for everyone. This initiative was launched to marked my birthday. It was the best gift I could received as a birthday gift for my birthday.

21stdigiskillz has:

1. Formed a Team of Powerful Like-Minded Educators across the globe to work towards the launch.

2.  Announced the Ambassadors as those committed bringing the Initiative to life.

3. Helped in virtual planning and work meetings leading up to the event held.

Stay tuned as more updates would be coming in...

 

How many people have you impacted since your last update?

1500

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Nini Mappo
Aug 11, 2020
Aug 11, 2020

Uche, this is amazing!! It must be so life giving to have watched this initiative take form and grow into such an important tool for future curriculum delivery.

Well done sister.
Wishing you and your team all the best as you dust off the final details to the launch!

UCHE LIN
Aug 13, 2020
Aug 13, 2020

Thank you so much for your kind wishes! I shall continue to keep the updates coming. just be on the look out Sis!!! @Nini

Nini Mappo
Aug 14, 2020
Aug 14, 2020

You bet:)

Karen Quiñones-Axalan
Aug 11, 2020
Aug 11, 2020

Hello, Uche,

Congratulations on being a Featured Changemaker! I'm happy, too, that you got selected. You have a clear vision on where you're going! I love that you're investing your time and energy to the leaders of tomorrow.

I'm looking forward to reading updates from you!

UCHE LIN
Aug 13, 2020
Aug 13, 2020

Thank you sis! I love to put simile on people faces. I'm passionate about what I'm doing. More updates would be rolling out just pretty soon.

Andrace
Aug 11, 2020
Aug 11, 2020

Congratulations, Uche! This spells true progress. Keep up the good work.
Yes, we can! :)

UCHE LIN
Aug 13, 2020
Aug 13, 2020

Thank you sis! together we can make a huge difference

Chi8629
Aug 11, 2020
Aug 11, 2020

Thank you for sharing beautiful Queen.

UCHE LIN
Aug 13, 2020
Aug 13, 2020

Thank you dear

Busayo Obisakin
Aug 12, 2020
Aug 12, 2020

Hello Uche,
Thank you so much for the amazing work you are doing! Technology now important more than ever.
Love
Busayo

UCHE LIN
Aug 13, 2020
Aug 13, 2020

Thank you sis! We are indeed in a tech world and together we can bridge the gap of digital divide!

Beth Lacey
Aug 13, 2020
Aug 13, 2020

Great program. I am happy to see that it is open to everyone. Good luck

UCHE LIN
Aug 13, 2020
Aug 13, 2020

Thank you Beth! Yea It's opens for everyone both local and global scale.

ARREY- ECHI
Aug 14, 2020
Aug 14, 2020

Dear Uche,
This is amazing and very SMART!
A very timely intervention in the changing world we live in.
1500 people impacted already is huge.
Keep impacting and congratulations for a worthy feature as a change maker.

UCHE LIN
Aug 16, 2020
Aug 16, 2020

Thank you so much sis Arrey! I really appreciated your best wishes and kind words.

Veronica Ngum Ndi
Aug 20, 2020
Aug 20, 2020

Dear Uche
This wonderful work you are doing. Please think of women and girls with disabilities. God bless you and courage
In Sisterhood
Veronica Ngum
Cameroon

UCHE LIN
Aug 27, 2020
Aug 27, 2020

Thank you so much @Veronica for your suggestion. I would like to know If you have any girls or women with disabilities to link me up with. My initiative is open for all.
Looking forward to hearing from you.

Efe Omordia
Sep 28, 2020
Sep 28, 2020

Love your drive and the desire you have to make a difference

UCHE LIN
Oct 03, 2020
Oct 03, 2020

Thank you so much @Efe We are better together and together we can make a huge difference in impacting lives by imparting the skills required in our connected and globalized world to solve the problems of real world scenarios!

Efe Omordia
Oct 13, 2020
Oct 13, 2020

Well done, the impact of the initiative especially in the northern part of Nigeria will go a long way to enlighten the populace in integral areas of growth and development

UCHE LIN
Nov 05, 2020
Nov 05, 2020

Yes sis Efe❤️ Well said! I must make sure that all hands will be on desk for the set objective to be met with!
Thank you so much ❤️