At a meeting with vendors on 21 February 2013 SchoolNet SA explained that our core objective is to empower teachers and learners to effectively use technology to enhance education. Whilst SchoolNet is not a hardware provider nor a content developer, we are willing and able to work with vendors on joint projects if the mutual goal is to improve education. SchoolNet SA is proud of its long association with existing partners but is also willing to explore other partnerships across platforms and devices in or...Read more
This UNESCO report from the Broadband Commission Working Group on Education begins with a brief overview of the rationale for expanding and improving the use of ICTs in education. It stresses that participation in the global economy is increasingly dependent on the 21st-century skill of navigating the digital world. The report was commissioned in 2011 and was released on 27 February 2013.