Giveaway Time!

It’s A Giveaway Time! SchoolNet South Africa wants to hear from YOU! Share strategies and technologies you used as a teacher during lockdown to keep in touch with your learners. And Win R500 TakeAlot Voucher! Competition Rules: 1. Share your strategies in a form of a picture or video 2. Tag @schoolnetsa and #schoolnetsa in your post 3. Follow SchoolNet SA (@schoolnetsa) on Facebook and Instagram 4. Join our SchoolNet SA teacher Facebook group 1st Giveaway ends: 15 November 2020 at 12 PM The winn...

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This Week’s SchoolNet SA Training Sessions

Here is a list of training sessions SchoolNet SA will be hosting this week: Session Date RSVP link Remote Learning with Google Classroom 20 Oct 2020 https://bit.ly/30nqXna The Secret to Self Promotion 21 Oct 2020 https://bit.ly/31cpoJ8 Creating Lessons for Social Sciences 22 Oct 2020 https://bit.ly/2H7nN0n https://www.schoolnet.org.za/wp-content/uploads/InShot_20201019_075607057.mp4 ...

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Secret to Self Promotion (with Digital Skills) Workshop for Youth

Self Promotion is educating people about skills and values you posses Learn how to sell your Brand (YOU!) Internet Service Providers’ Association (ISPA) supports education and development in rural and underprivileged areas. They provided sponsorship towards online schooling projects with the proviso that this sponsorship is used primarily for underprivileged children in the remote areas of the country, in the form of digital literacy skills. The programme comprises 10 virtual workshops for 200 you...

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Learning Circles – Collaboration and Professional Learning Opportunity

  Learning Circles – Register Now for September 30th Start! iEARN Learning Circles is a fantastic opportunity for K-12 iEARN educators and students to take part in a highly interactive and facilitated project experience among a small number of schools located throughout the world. There is a topic of interest for everyone in all grade levels. Participants will identify and implement a classroom project related to the theme, then gain input and feedback from partner classrooms before developin...

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Become a Master Trainer for the C-Delta programme!

Missed our C-Delta Training Webinar? No worries! Join Our Webinar Session Date: 16th July 2020, 4-5 PM RSVP HERE: https://bit.ly/2YLAq7w . What is C-Delta? The Commonwealth Digital Education Leadership Training in Action (C-DELTA) is a programme designed to promote a digital education environment. The goal is to develop leaders who can demonstrate how to use ICTs effectively and influence others around them to use digital technology appropriately and effectively for learning (and earning) a...

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Seeing is believing: A wonderful collection of YouTube video stories for young learners!

Reading Matters, a leading distributor, and supplier of educational books and resources in South Africa, is pleased to announce the addition of a wonderful collection of YouTube video stories for young learners, on their website! Established in 1997, Reading Matters has worked tirelessly at promoting language and literacy in South Africa alongside READ Educational Trust, a non-profit literacy organisation. The website, www.readingmatters.co.za, is filled with educational resources for parents, learners,...

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Impact Story: Mr Maweya

SchoolNet SA hosted the very first Finding and Using Science Resources Webinar using Adobe connect on the 28th of April 2020. The idea behind the lesson was to take teachers through an online classroom using PhET interactive simulations. The interactive simulations lesson was not greatly attended mainly due to data constraints however; teachers who attended followed through and enjoyed the lesson. The teacher who stood out during the lesson was Mr. Maweya from NM Tsuene High School, who was greatly excit...

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Department of Basic Education COVID-19 Guides

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) has designed and released timely COVID-19 Guides for Teachers and Learners in Eight (8) Official Languages that provide ideas for how teachers, learners, and parents can deal with going back to school and learning during the lockdown. The guides aim to assist education stakeholders with COVID 19 protocols that can be observed during the phasing in of physical teaching and continued virtual learning. The DBE guides outline regulations on COVID-19 in the classroom, t...

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#FollowFriday Staff Feature: Mathapelo Sehume

Our #followfriday #friday feature #meetourstaff staff champion is a powerhouse, a woman on grace and strength, a believer of hard work and faith, a lover of traveling. She is a leader, a problem solver, a community builder and a direct and outspoken person, she is Mathapelo Sehume. Mathapelo officially started working for SchoolNet SA back in 2010 however her initial encounter with SchoolNet was in 2009 when she was an intern for an employability program called NFP ( New Futures Programme), this was a pro...

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#FollowFriday Staff Feature: Mduduzi Mndebele

Our #followfriday #fridayfeature #meetourstaff staff champion today is one of the most efficient hard working person Mduduzi Mndebele. Mduduzi has been working for SchoolNet SA for a year now, and he is loving his journey. He is a Digital Learning Support Specialist based in NM Tsuene Secondary School in Pretoria, Ga-Rankuwa. As a Learning Support Specialist, Mduduzi is dedicated to make a change in his community, he is driven by helping teachers and learners understand the value Technology can bring in t...

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