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 […]

#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 […]

UCC launches online digital literacy training for community ‘change agents’

UCC launches online digital literacy training for community ‘change agents’

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) in partnership with Uganda Institute of Information and Communications Technology (UICT) has today launched an Online Digital literacy training of instructors (change agents) across the country. Over the years, UCC has conducted a number of training workshops for different groups of people, including teachers, SME business entrepreneurs, and natives from communities […]

ITAU to Partner with Africa Code Week in Promoting Digital Skills Training

ITAU to Partner with Africa Code Week in Promoting Digital Skills Training

The ICT Teachers Association of Uganda (ITAU) has reached a new partnership with Africa Code Week to promote teaching of coding in schools. There is a growing demand in developed nations for schools to teach children programming from an early age. This is because most parents believe that learning how to program at a young […]

UNEB Examiners and Scouts Applications Going on Online

UNEB Examiners and Scouts Applications Going on Online

Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB) is registering teachers who wish to apply for invigilating and marking national examinations through the new UNEB Examiners & Scouts Management Information System (UESMIS) available at http://examinations.uneb.ac.ug. In the past, these applications have been manual offline but now. Interested teachers should apply online between 01/06/2020 and 31/07/2020 to give ample […]

What to Look Out for When Buying a New Laptop

What to Look Out for When Buying a New Laptop

Buying a new laptop is a not an easy adventure since there are a wide variety of laptops in the market. This just makes it confusing for people to choose the best one for themselves. There are way too many options to choose from. In this article I am going to simplify this process for […]