Month: August 2020

#AfricaCodeWeek Announces New ACW App, Teacher Trainings and AfriCANCode Challenge 2020

#AfricaCodeWeek Announces New ACW App, Teacher Trainings and AfriCANCode Challenge 2020 Virtual Africa Code Week 2020

The 5th edition of Africa Code Week (ACW) in Uganda is going to be conducted online  this year, and preparations are in high gear! Over the last four years ACW has grown from strength to strength, firstly in Kampala in 2016 and right across the country in places like Jinja, Mbale, Tororo, Mbarara, Shema, Yumbe, […]

A Facebook Tool everyone must know in 2020

A Facebook Tool everyone must know in 2020

President Yoweri Museveni ordered a nationwide ‘lock down’ on March 30 2020, to combat the emerging COVID-19 epidemic. The measures were implemented with little warning, coming into force within hours of the president’s announcement. On the negative point of view, many Ugandans have been faced with the challenges brought about by this so called LOCKDOWN, […]

Is this the best alternative to ZOOM?

Is this the best alternative to ZOOM?

Are you this person looking for another option for your online lessons, your video conferences, your meetings with friends,family and everybody? well obviously zoom is so popular right now. I personally love zoom and I use it myself often times to explain certain ICT concepts to my students during this time when schools are closed […]

Reflection on Poor Sub ICT results in UNEB 2019: What was the actual cause?

Reflection on Poor Sub ICT results in UNEB 2019: What was the actual cause?

When the Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) on Thursday, February 27, 2020 released the Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) 2019 results, a somber mood engulfed several members of ITAU ICT Teachers Whatsapp groups. Something was not right – the celebrations among teachers which usually accompany results were not noticed this time round! Whereas The […]