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Sign up to be a presenter for the SchoolNet SA ICT in the Classroom Conference by 15 May 2015

Calling teachers with innovative lessons to share;  principals with inspired ICT leadership ideas; “techies” with great IT support strategies; and educators who’ve connected classrooms to share their best practices at the ICT in the Classroom Conference. Please fill out the Presenter application form (here: http://www.schoolnet.org.za/schoolnet-conference-2015/presenters/) for your presentation proposal to be considered by 15 May 2015. If you don’t want to present ...

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Microsoft tools competition “Use IT – Share IT – Like IT” for South African Teachers announced … why not enter?

If you are using one of the new educational tools from Microsoft, tell your Facebook friends about how the tool has enhanced your lesson or improved your teaching practice; include the hashtag #MSToolsInEdu15 and make the post public; and if your idea is one of the “most liked” you could win a trip to the SchoolNet SA conference or a Teaching with Technology kick- off session for your school. To see what tools to include and the terms and conditions of the competition, please go here:&nb...

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ICT4RED Phase 3 Cofimvaba teacher graduation – celebrating our success!

 On Saturday 28th of March, the hills of Cofimvaba came alive with the sound of jubilation! After a whole year of  intensive training and dedication on the part of facilitators and teachers alike, everybody (yes everybody-100%  pass rate) graduated in grand style. This occasion was held at the Cofimvaba Senior Secondary hall and took  the form of a banquet lunch. Representatives from the National Department of Education as well as the Eastern  Cape Provincial Department of E...

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Learning Gains through Play – KZN Teachers: Module 4 Learning Stations Report

On the 18th March KZN Learning Gains Grade R and 1 teachers gathered at Thembelihle Primary School in Howick for their Module 4 Workshop. Nineteen teachers attended instead of 22; those who were absent were Linda Zuma, Buselaphi Shelembe and Chonco Thokozile.   The main facilitator for the workshop was Mrs Hlengiwe Mfeka, assisted by Senzo Ngcobo. Some teachers arrived as early as 12:50 they were asked to help themselves to the packed lunch which had been organised because ...

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