The Significanceof Technology inEducationBy Thembi Mdladlamba201021602
Outline for this presentation The importance of technology withineducation and the need for teacherdevelopment in Information CommunicationTechnology. It entails Knowledge Society Agenda Pervasiveness of Technology “Education for All” Goals Future national strategic objectives
Cont.… Broad aims of the various national andinternational initiatives regarding continuousprofessional development of teachers withregard to teacher competency standardsrelating to ICTs and professional aptitude
Broad aims of the various national andinternational initiatives regardingcontinuous professional development ofteachers with regard to teachercompetency standards relating to ICT andprofessional aptitude
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