Category: Education

Gallery: How the ISOC Digital Safety for Educators workshops went down

Gallery: How the ISOC Digital Safety for Educators workshops went down

The Internet Society (ISOC) Uganda Chapter with support from the international chapterthon program joined the collective efforts done by different stakeholders to promote Internet accessibility and usage through different initiatives. The Chapter organized two workshops for educators on Friday 9th October 2020 and Saturday 10th October 2020 at Makerere College School, Kampala, to empower them […]

Internet Society to Conduct Digital Safety Workshops For Educators In Response to the COVID19 Pandemic

Internet Society to Conduct Digital Safety Workshops For Educators In Response to the COVID19 Pandemic Promoting Digital Safety for Teachers

The Internet Society (ISOC) Uganda Chapter has organized two workshops for teachers, slated for Friday 9th October 2020 and Saturday 10th October 2020 at Makerere College School, Kampala. The workshops are aimed at promoting digital safety for educators in times of pandemics, and are part of the international Chapterthon project. The Covid-19 pandemic forced closure […]

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 […]

CAOs, Town Clerks Registering Teachers for National Homeschooling Program

CAOs, Town Clerks Registering Teachers for National Homeschooling Program

Story adopted partly from the New Vision 18 June, 2019 The Government has started registering primary and secondary school teachers who will support the new initiative of teaching learners from home while the education ministry prepares content for the year. The exercise, which is co-ordinated by the local government ministry, targets all qualified teachers in […]

As a Teacher of ICT, How Ready Are You For The Post Covid-19 Period?

As a Teacher of ICT, How Ready Are You For The Post Covid-19 Period?

It’s a month and a half since the Government of Uganda advised all schools to send students back to their homes. This came in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic that posed a serious threat to the public especially due to contact with infected people in crowded areas. The school term was barely mid-way, schools […]

COVID19 Homeschooling: Schools, Ministry of Education, Publish Self-Study Materials Online and in Print

COVID19 Homeschooling: Schools, Ministry of Education, Publish Self-Study Materials Online and in Print

Following the closure of institutions of learning in Uganda on 20th March 2020 over the Coronavirus Pandemic, several schools prepared special ‘COVID Holiday Packages’ to keep the learners busy with academics during the break, which were also uploaded to school websites for online access. Now, this week the Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES) has […]