SchoolNet started a free member
programme for South African educators towards the end of 2011 as a way of providing various free, online professional initiatives that focus on
integrating ICT into daily teaching.
What does Schoolnet’s membership programme include?
Social Media Initiatives
- The SchoolNet SA blog has
regular updates of posts which would interest teachers
- Our SchoolNet Facebook page has daily updates of resources
can be reached on Twitter at @SchoolNetSA.
- Our SchoolNet YouTube
channel is updated when necessary
- Our SlideShare
tutorials can be found at http://www.slideshare.net/Schoolnetsa11/presentations
- SchoolNet is
participating in the TeachMeet programmes developing around the country in the
Eastern Cape, Western Cape, Kwazulu-Natal and Gauteng, and has created a TeachMeet
wiki for South Africato advertise these
send out a regular newsletter to keep our members informed of all our
happenings, upcoming events and opportunities.
our SchoolNet Weeky Times
which is an online newspaper collection of our weekly tweets made using
our curated online newspapers on topics of interest made with Scoop.itThese include topics such as Learning with tablets, Tablet-use
videos, Using gamification in
As a member, you will:
- receive early access to notifications of forthcoming offers and
- have the opportunity
to grow personally and become more proficient in integrating ICT into your
daily classroom routine by enjoying an online professional development experience.
- have opportunities to
network with like-minded professionals
- gain preferential
access to professional growth interventions such as courses, conferences
- receive a monthly
newsletter outlining all our happenings, upcoming events and opportunities at
- participate in SchoolNet’s social networking initiatives
How to Join as a Member
This is available to all South African educators.
1. Go to the Schoolnet website’s
home page and click on ‘Sign up for
2. Follow the prompts and wait for confirmation of your username and
3. Contact fiona (at) schoolnet.org.za if you experience any
Here is a PowerPoint presentation to guide you in the steps to joining us. It can be downloaded from http://1drv.ms/22iount