Month: February 2019

ICT Teachers React to UNEB programming question in UCE Computer Studies 2018

ICT Teachers React to UNEB programming question in UCE Computer Studies 2018

Last year, UNEB set a precedent by setting a question requiring algorithm design (using pseudo code or flow charts)in UCE Computer Studies. Now after the recent UCE computer studies examination results which were recently released with the rest of the UCE results showed general poor performance in computer studies, we have also received reports from […]

Battle of the Foldable Phones: Galaxy Fold vs. Huawei Mate X

Battle of the Foldable Phones: Galaxy Fold vs. Huawei Mate X

Smart phones are increasingly becoming part of our everyday lives. In fact sometimes, you may find some phone not as smart as you would wish. This prompts you to get a better phone. Smart phone companies are also competing neck to neck to fulfill clients’ needs. But even when you feel a phone has done […]

Shortlist: Nominated ICT teachers for the ITAU By Elections, Feb/Mar 2019

Following a call for nomination of representatives from all regions to fill the vacant posts on the ITAU Executive, the following ICT Teachers have been duly nominated under the stated posts. NB: We received a total of 53 nomination form submissions, from the entire country but nominations have not been successful because only the those […]

UPDATE on establishment of ITAU SACCO and other activities done by the Executive in Jan/Feb 2019

UPDATE on establishment of ITAU SACCO and other activities done by the Executive in Jan/Feb 2019

The members of the Executive Committee of the ICT Teachers Association of Uganda (ITAU) are in advanced stages of establishing the ITAU SACCO, which is one of the objectives listed in the consitution of the association. ITAU Objective 12 states, “To establish and run a SACCO to help the members access financial services which can […]

Magezi Harvest: The Finest School Management Information System I Have Used

Magezi Harvest: The Finest School Management Information System I Have Used

At the end of 2010, I was tasked by my head teacher (St. Peter’s SSS Nsambya) to present an end of year report for the school’s computer lab. Since I had never done one before, I consulted Mr. Sekitale Frederick, my Head of Department on how I would go about the report. He advised me […]

HOW TO GET A BARCODE FOR FREE IN 1MINUTE

HOW TO GET A BARCODE FOR FREE IN 1MINUTE get your barcode in a minute

In most cases we have always wanted to make our books look nice and genuine to the eyes of customers. but however we have always been challenged by the designers telling us that obtaining aqr code is worth 20,000 per book.. meeting the cost around Nasser these days would seem so hectic hence leaving the […]

What You Need to Set Up a Simple Computer Lab

What You Need to Set Up a Simple Computer Lab

Since government introduced ICT as a compulsory subject at A level, computer labs are no longer a fancy investment for schools but a necessity. Whereas some schools have the financial muscle to setup modern computer labs with the latest equipment, not many can afford it. However, there too are many schools with the financial ability […]