TeachMeets are places where teachers teach teachers about what they are doing in their classes to promote technology. We love to keep track of where this happens in South Africa so that we can promote them. Here are three that we know about for the months of March and April .
1) TeachMeet in East London
Two schools in East London are taking turns in holding the TeachMeet. Last year Stirling Primary was the host and now it is Clarendon Primary’s turn on Tuesday 12 March from 3-5pm. Read more about this event on the TeachMeet South Africa wiki and please do consider participating if you live in the area.
When: Tuesday 12th March 3-5pm
Where: Clarendon Primary School, East London
2) Brescia House, Johannesburg ‘How I do IT in my class’ Day
Brescia House in Johannesburg is holding a ‘How I do IT in my classroom’ Day on Saturday 16th March at the School. They have a very exciting programme planned. You can find out more on their website http://www.brescia.co.za/ict-conference
When: 8 am —1 pm Saturday 16th March 2013
Where: Hosted at Brescia House School , 14 Sloane Street, Bryanston
Who: ANY & ALL teachers teaching grades R –12; Heads and IT Administrators
Participate in the “Experience Hall” of technologies used in class
There will be wireless Internet access should you bring your own laptops, iPads or mobile devices.
Cost: R50 per person
3) St Mary’s College, Kloof
St Mary’s in Kloof is having their third TeachMeet in Kwazulu-Natal. You can find out more on their wiki: http://teachmeetdurban.wikispaces.com/home
Date: Wednesday 17 April 2013
Time: 18:00 for 18:30pm
Where: St Mary’s DSG Kloof – Creativity Centre