Archive for February, 2010

North West Province: Workshop 1

Posted on February 28th, 2010 · Posted in Siyavula

Some feedback and news from our first workshop for North West Province Subject/Curriculum Advisors. The next workshop is scheduled for the 4th and 5th of March.

FullMarks Demo

Posted on February 24th, 2010 · Posted in FullMarks

I have made a quick slideshow tour of some of the functionality of the alpha version of the FullMarks site. The site is extremely simple yet offers powerful reports to help support learners effectively, especially in the current environment in South Africa where classes are large and teachers don't have enough time to consider individual needs.

FHSST site upgrade update

Posted on February 20th, 2010 · Posted in FHSST

First part of the site upgrade finished, the FHSST site now uses Drupal 6.

Progress towards an uploading sprint for FullMarks

Posted on February 19th, 2010 · Posted in FullMarks

FullMarks is rapidly gaining momentum with two schools so far giving permission for their teachers to participate in an uploading sprint, one of them even told me that they have a list of teachers who are willing to participate.

North West Province and Siyavula

Posted on February 19th, 2010 · Posted in Siyavula

We are running a series of workshops in the North West province to train curriculum advisors. We've adapted our approach for these workshops and are really looking forward to putting it to the test.