Four resource sites for South African educators to join
How to join thePartners inLearning Network1
Benefits• Over 4 million teacher users from around theworld• Great resources, downloadable freetools, discussions, activities, tutorials etc.• This is where you need to apply to become aMicrosoft Innovative Educator Expert andupload a learning activity etc.
Go to http://www.pil-network.com/Click hereto join
Choose one of the signing in methodsYou canalso select‘Createone’
Benefits• Be first in line to receive information abouteducational opportunities and training forteachers.• You’ll receive SchoolNet’s monthly newsletter• You will be able to participate in SchoolNet’s freeonline courses on topics relevant to teachingusing technology.• Have you signed up for the SchoolNet Conferencein Bloemfontein in July?• Have you signed up for the Google summit inCape Town in September?
Go to http://www.schoolnet.org.za/Click hereon ‘Signup’
Benefits• Twitter is a must for all teachers everywhere. There aremany educators from around the world whonetwork, chat, share ideas and resources, collaborateand support each other on Twitter. You can choose tofollow people that interest you.• This post has a lot of info for teachers - Why TeachersShould Join Twitter…What I have Learned as aTwitter Newbie• There is a 4 min video on How to use Twitter (how tojoin etc) on the next slide
Benefits• Vodacom is currently providing ICT centresaround the country where teachers can haveaccess to computers• Vodacom is busy putting together links to allkinds of useful resources for teachers.
Go to http://digitalclassroom.co.za/Click hereon ‘Signin’ toregister