Month: March 2019

Beginners’ Guide to Installing WordPress In cPanel

Beginners’ Guide to Installing WordPress In cPanel

Activity 1      Logging into your site’s cPanel Open your browser an in the address bar type www.yourwebsite.tk/cpanel Enter the details that were sent to your e-mail and then click Log in. You get something similar to this. (Don’t lose the cPanel details.) Activity 2      Installing WordPress Inside cPanel, scroll down to Software and […]

ITAU starts SACCO and Bonafide Membership subscription, 2019 ICT Teachers National Capacity Development Workshop date set

ITAU starts SACCO and Bonafide Membership subscription, 2019 ICT Teachers National Capacity Development Workshop date set ITAU Executives during the meeting

A physical ITAU executive meeting involving 20 representatives of ICT Teachers from all regions of Uganda was convened on Women’s Day 8th March 2019 at St Luke’s Restaurant, Mulago – Kampala. Members from as far as West Nile (Northern Uganda close to Uganda – South Sudan Border) to as far as Kisoro (Western Uganda close […]

How To Ensure Your NComputing Installation Works ‘Forever’

How To Ensure Your NComputing Installation Works ‘Forever’

The use of NComputing devices in schools has been a bitter-sweet experience in the last 8 years. The deployment of ncomputing’s technology in schools in Uganda was received with much joy given the advantages that came with it. This joy however is steadily waning due to the challenges institutions are facing in maintaining the equipment. […]

What is OCR? It’s Relevance to the Teacher of ICT

What is OCR? It’s Relevance to the Teacher of ICT

In 2012, I opened a branch of E-zone Internet Café in Kyengera. There were 3 other Internet Cafes that were already established and for us, winning new customers was going to be an uphill task. Like all businesses, the start was really slow. We finally got a client with a peculiar task. He had spent […]

URGENT: Register to confirm your slot at #WordCampEBBs (ITAU Invitation Letter here)

URGENT: Register to confirm your slot at #WordCampEBBs (ITAU Invitation Letter here)

All members are specially invited to attend the upcoming WordCamp Entebbe 2019 conference which will take place from Saturday 30th to Sunday 31st March, 2019 at Nkumba University, Entebbe. As ITAU we have negotiated a special discounted arrangement where our members will pay only UGX 17,000 and this will cater for meals (breakfast and lunch […]

Sacrifice and Dedication as ITAU Holds General Executive Meeting

Sacrifice and Dedication as ITAU Holds General Executive Meeting

“Great achievement is usually born of sacrifice” said Napoleon Hill, one of the world’s best self-help authors. And so was the sacrifice of 20, executives of the ICT Teachers Association of Uganda as they skipped their public holiday to attend their general meeting on 8th March 2019. As the country celebrated Women’s Day on 8th […]

SIM Card Registration: Was the Intention achieved?

SIM Card Registration: Was the Intention achieved?

If you own a phone in Uganda, it is a requirement that your SIM Card is registered. On registration, you are supposed to give your details including a passport photo, names, date of birth, gender, address and details of valid identification documents. This, therefore means that when I get your phone number and using lawful […]

SHORT CUTS IN O/S EACH TEACHER OF ICT MUST HAVE IN MIND

SHORT CUTS IN O/S EACH TEACHER OF ICT MUST HAVE IN MIND If you wanna be a power ICT Teacher at school and in front of your students, you shouldn’t deny the usefulness of hotkeys. Because they improve your everyday work and give an absolute boost in your productivity. These hotkey combinations will certainly come […]