Corona Virus? Technologies You Can Use to Conduct Classes During Lockdown

Corona Virus? Technologies You Can Use to Conduct Classes During Lockdown Empty Class

The Corona Virus pandemic is sweeping across the globe with fatalities reported in several countries. With close to 200,000 cases and close to 10,000 deaths, governments are employing drastic measures to counter its impact. The easiest way so far to avoid spread of this virus is by minimizing crowds. This has already been implemented outside […]

Offline Digital Teaching Resources for ICT Integration in Education

Offline Digital Teaching Resources for ICT Integration in Education

In line with the current digital era, the National Curriculum Development Center recommended ICT Integration in all subjects in the delivery of the New Curricullum for Lower Secondary in Uganda. Teachers are required to integrate ICT in their daily teaching and replace their traditional methods with modern tools and facilities. They are expected to always […]

Know Your Executive: Mukalele Rogers

Know Your Executive: Mukalele Rogers

In today’s series of Know Your Executive, I bring you a name synonymous with the ICT Teachers’ Association of Uganda. Mukalele Rogers is the National Co-ordinator of the ICT Teachers’ Association and is popular among the teachers of ICT and Computer Studies in Uganda. Previous: Know Your Executive: Charles Emmanuel Mudawa Rogers Mukalele is a […]

Complete S1 ICT Textbook Prototype + Teachers Guide & Update on New Curriculum Implementation

Complete S1 ICT Textbook Prototype + Teachers Guide & Update on New Curriculum Implementation

The long awaited prototypes for S1 ICT Learners Guide / Textbook and teachers guide by  National Curriculum Development Center (NCDC)  are out! Unlike in the old curriculum where NCDC only developed the syllabus documents for each subject and then different authors went ahead to create textbooks and pamphlets, in the New Curriculum, NCDC is also […]

How to Protect Your School Computer Lab Without an Antivirus

How to Protect Your School Computer Lab Without an Antivirus

Sometime back, I had an argument with Rogers Mukalele over the choice of antivirus to use. While I suggested that Smadav was enough in a school lab setting, Rogers was quick to remind me that it wasn’t an antivirus. And Rogers was right, Smadav is only a second layer form of protection compared to standard […]

Sample Time Table in the New Lower Secondary Curriculum

Sample Time Table in the New Lower Secondary Curriculum New ICT Syllabus for lower secondary

The New Lower Secondary School Curriculum has finally kicked off. According to samples shared by NCDC, a typical school day will start at 8:00 am with morning parade which will run for 15 minutes. Lessons then start at 8:15 am with 3 periods up to 10:15 am when students go out for break. Read also: […]

Katikamu SDA Secondary School Hosts its First Ever WordPress Meetup

Katikamu SDA Secondary School Hosts its First Ever WordPress Meetup WordPress at Katikamu SDA SS

Katikamu SDA Secondary School on Sunday 1st March 2020 hosted its first ever WordPress meetup. The meetup on the theme: An Introduction to WordPress: Build Your First Website was organised as an outreach by the Jinja WordPress meetup which is led by ITAU’s Rogers Mukalele. The meetup which started at 9:00 am was facilitated by […]