Monthly Archives: July 2016

Monthly Archives: July 2016

Monthly Archives: July 2016

Apply to be a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert – applications close Friday 12 August 2016

Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE) Experts are global visionaries who pave the way in the effective use of technology for better learning and student outcomes. They help Microsoft to lead innovation in education and they advocate and share their thoughts on effective use of technology in education with peers and policy makers. They provide insight for Microsoft on new products and tools for education, and they exchange best practices as they work together to promote innovation in teaching and learning. A...

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Join us on 4th August at 3:30 pm on this link: https://goo.gl/1vEOR4  for our first SchoolNet webinar of the season, “How to integrate Augmented Reality successfully in your classroom”. (We will be using Google Hangouts [Live on Air] for these webinars.) This webinar is presented by Ronelle Klinck, Ed Tech Coach at St Stithians Girls School in Johannesburg. In this webinar, Ronelle demonstrates the steps to integrate Augmented Reality successfully in your classroom. Ronelle says, “...

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Teacher in the Spotlight: Adil Mungalee

SchoolNet has written a series of case studies on teachers who are making use of technology to enhance teaching and learning at their schools. This month, we focus on Adil Mungalee, the Deputy Principal of Dr Yusuf Dadoo Primary School in Roodepoort and the 2015 winner of the Gauteng Teachers Awards for the ICT Enhanced Teaching and Learning category. Adil has made extensive use of OneNote to set up a paperless filing system for himself and his colleagues which has been widely shared with other schoo...

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Report on Eduweek2016 – Gaming in Education

Hlengiwe Mfeka, Megan Rademeyer and Janet Thomson of SchoolNet attended EduWeek 2016  which was held at Gallagher Estate in Johannesburg recently.  They report on their experiences of the conference as well as their involvement in the Intel panel discussion on Gaming in Education and the hardware use for it as good gaming headsets for pc and others. The panel included gaming experts from varied fields; Koos de Beer, Junior Lecturer, University of Pretoria, Andreas Cent Hadjipaschali, Director & CEO,...

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