The ICT Teachers Association of Uganda undoubtedly had an eventful year in 2019. From the online voting of executives in March, the Capacity Development Workshops in all 4 regions, WordCamps and several ICT gatherings, the association registered the most successful year since its inception in 2017. As the executive ponders its next move in the […]
The ICT Teachers Capacity Building workshop held at Sharing Hall, Nsambya on Monday this week concluded this year’s country-wide capacity building programme for ICT teachers organised by Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) through the Rural Communications Development Fund (RCDF). UCC has since RCDF’s inception in 2003 donated and installed over 1000 computer Laboratories in the different […]
I was at the verge of giving up on making my own website, then boom, I met the savior “WORDPRESS”! WordPress proved that great sites were not for only those who could do code but actually for everyone who wanted to design websites.
As a continuation of yesterday’s piece about writing, I am giving you something small, but important. I have already heard that some schools have closed and most will close this week or next week. As the year comes to an end, we usually reflect on our plans, targets and most likely, start planning for next […]
The government of Uganda through the National Curriculum Development Centre has finally released the new ICT syllabus for lower secondary. The new syllabus replaces the old Computer Studies syllabus which was last updated in 2008. According to NCDC, this syllabus is touted to be competence based as opposed to the old one which was knowledge […]
I am writing this at 21:30 Ireland time. Today, I want to share with you the importance of writing and my dream for a newspaper column. You see, there is a saying that goes that, “when you want to hide something from an African, you put it into writing.” Back then, Africans were not reading […]
As we prepare for WordCamp Kampala which starts on Saturday this week, we have updated our joint website and applied a new WordPress theme. Our website, ictteachersug.net, is powered by WordPress, the world’s No. 1 Content Management System (CMS) that powers over 80 million sites on the web (over 34% of the world’s websites). The […]
Care killed the cat but Curiosity got me banned from WhatsApp, and I am at a loss of what to do, all because I changed a group title to “Child Pornography” Whatsapp has a temporary and permanent ban, with a temporary block one can access WhatsApp open after the specified time limit, even if you […]