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Will we ever do away with whiteboards, markers and erasers in favour of wireless network and mobile technology? If we embrace the digital learning concept, we will revolutionise the way we work. Technology can give us the necessary tools to tailor our projects, lessons and classes to individual needs. There are resources that challenge our…

You have been called to make a difference

Ten years ago I would have said technology is the future. Now, technology in the classroom is the present and it will stay there to stimulate and engage the learners. Using the PCs in class has sometimes given problems, where the learners got off track, and you may have found them wandering about the Internet…

Learners need role models.

Most students will associate tablets with gaming, leisure and other social activities and will not see what benefits the 1 to 1 environment will bring to their education. They are not used to use technology in the classroom. Many will see it as a hindrance and a distraction. A few will use it inappropriately, releasing…

To my colleague: the teacher.

One Tablet per Child programme Getting you comfortable You will be given the tablet during your second in-service training in September while students will be given their tablet later on in the year. You will be asked to “explore” what you can do for yourself. You will then have the opportunity to talk about what…