MUST HAVE IN YOUR DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP CURRICULUM!

  As if teachers didn’t already have enough of a challenge in teaching the fundamentals of their subject, there is a new topic that demands attention: digital citizenship. While we sometimes incorrectly assume that today’s students, as digital natives, already know what they need to know in order to be good digital citizens, recent research [...]

By |2019-11-13T02:16:45+01:00July 24th, 2018|Categories: Blog, editorials, Education, technology|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Making STEM Accessible to All!

STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) education plays a critical role in preparing our youth for the future and their roles in our economy. Through STEM, they engage in experiences in which they learn from and with other people, and because of that, are encouraged to think critically, innovatively, and creatively. As we continue to [...]

By |2019-11-13T02:17:24+01:00July 10th, 2018|Categories: Blog, editorials, Education, technology|Tags: , , |0 Comments

HOW EDTECH IS DISRUPTING EDUCATION

It’s no surprise that technology has changed the way we live in the world. It’s transformed everything from the way we form relationships, shop, do business and think about education. Whether we like it or not, technology and EdTech are altering the way teachers teach, and students learn. Whether it be the implementation of the [...]

By |2019-11-13T02:17:49+01:00June 29th, 2018|Categories: Blog, editorials, Education, technology|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Microsoft, Sidmach Set To Advance Digital Transformation In Nigerian Schools

Microsoft will be gathering education leaders in an event to address digital transformation in education and introduce tools that aid effective school management and drive growth in quality of education across primary and secondary schools in Lagos. The event, which holds on June 29, is targeted at Proprietors, Principals, Head Teachers, IT Directors and other [...]

By |2019-11-13T02:19:53+01:00June 25th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Opportunities|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

How digital technology can help reinvent basic education in Africa

African countries have worked hard to improve children’s access to basic education, but there’s still significant work to be done. Today, 32,6 million children of primary-school age and 25,7 million adolescents are not going to school in sub-Saharan Africa. The quality of education also remains a significant issue, but there’s a possibility the technology could be part [...]

HOW IMMERSIVE TECH IS BRINGING NEW OPPORTUNITIES INTO THE CLASSROOM

Imagine a classroom where students are traveling back in time or inside the human body from their desks. With immersive technology, this is possible! Immersive technology is just what the terms dictate – technology that allows you to immerse yourself in it. Immersive technology includes tools like augmented reality and virtual reality. Both AR and [...]