Meeting Head Teachers of Primary schools in Kampala

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On 20th September 2017, we, at the TOD Idea ltd met the head teachers of both private and government sponsored primary schools in Kampala. This was organised by KCCA’s education and social services secretariat as part of our mutual collaboration in scaling the use of ICTs in primary school education in Kampala and Uganda at large. The Head Teachers were taken through a mock ICT lesson to give them a hands on feel of what their students learn. They were asked to write a word document on Tablet PCs and asked to edit. The exercise was exciting as the Head … Read More

The ICT Sports Day Challenge

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“This ICT Sports Day Challenge is about creating awareness about the urgent need to use ICTs in education in Uganda.” Ms Juliet Namuddu, Director, Education and Social Services, Kampala Capital City Authority   Just as school sports days around the country have incorporated tree planting competition in their day’s activities to bring environmental awareness to the fore so have we the ICT Sports Day Challenge to bring to light the importance of integrating ICTs in education. ICT is the Information and Communication Technologies. “ICTs in Education” means “Teaching and Learning with ICTs” ICTs in education are a 21st century necessity … Read More