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Apply to be part of the Microsoft Schools Programme in South Africa

Is your school actively using technology to improve teaching and learning? Is your school using (or considering deploying) Office 365 for use in school administration and the classroom? Are your school leaders using technology to assist with school transformation? Would your school like technical support and professional development from Microsoft to make better use of your Microsoft technology for education? If you have answered “yes” to these questions, consider signing your school up to be part of ...

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National Teachers Awards Winners attend EdTech Summit

In order to recognise teachers who are using technology to enhance education, SchoolNet SA sponsored prizes for the teachers placing first, second and third in the ICT-Enhanced Education Category of the National Teachers Awards. This prize comprised a SchoolNet SA facilitated course for each of the three winner’s schools as well as an opportunity to attend a conference focusing on ICT in education. The winners all chose to attend the EdTEch Team’s Google Apps for Education Summit held at Dainfern Coll...

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Learning Gains through Play Project Peer coaching programme takes off in KZN

Peer coaches from the Western Cape in the Learning Gains through Play project gathered at Temperance Town Primary in Strand for their second training workshop.   Hlengiwe Mfeka, the project manager and the peer coaching facilitator provides an account of this valuable training session. Read more here ...

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Telkom Foundation works with Eden Park IDOLS

The Telkom Foundation, as one of the key sponsors to the 2015 IDOLS SA event, encouraged IDOLS fans to nominate, through social media forums, schools that needed ICT support. Three of these schools would be selected to receive an ICT lab with an interactive whiteboard, projector, printer, and ICT Training for Educators and the Leadership of the school. Fans responded positively to the call and the selected schools were Eden Park Primary School (Gauteng), Mzingwezi High School (Kwa-Zulu Natal) and Gamohana...

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