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Calling potential Microsoft Innovative Educator Experts – applications are open

In previous issues of the SchoolNet SA newsletter you may have read about some of the current Microsoft Innovative Educator Experts and the opportunities they have had to attend the E2 Educator Exchange in Budapest or the Global Microsoft in Education Forum in Dubai. If you are using Microsoft  technologies in innovative ways in your classroom, apply to be a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert, and you too may have the opportunity to experience professional networking events and collaboration with other...

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Cape Winelands Education District Empowers District Personnel

The Worcester Education District office recently hosted a week long professional development on E-learning for all Curriculum advisors. The intention was to ensure that all curriculum advisors had the necessary tools and awareness about ICTs in Education to ensure optimal use of technology in the WCED schools. A number of projects are on the go, with  E-Learning specialists taking the lead, however the time has come for all education officials to take the lead and ensure that all technology provided to s...

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The Telkom Foundation 36 schools project reaches a successful end

We are proud to announce a successful end to an exciting Telkom Foundation project which   provided a sustained teacher professional development programme across a year to support Teachers in the use of sponsored touch screen laptops, interactive whiteboards, WIFI LAN access and printers for each participating school. This project included training for 310 teachers and 108 senior management team members who attended our inspiring Change Leadership in Technology Integration course. Read the full report h...

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Upcoming Google Summit in Johannesburg – why not register today?

Enjoy two full Days of learning at the upcoming Google Summit at Dainfern College in Johannesburg. This two-day high-intensity event focuses on deploying, integrating, and using Google Apps for Education (and other Google tools) to promote student learning in K-12 and higher education. The program features Global Leaders in Google for Education Training,  local Google for Education Innovative Educators, Google for Education Certified Trainers, practicing administrators, and other solution providers. Find...

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