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2011

Click here for information on the ThinkQuest International Competition 2011

2010

Click here to read the overview of the South African and Pan African Innovative Education Forum 2010

For the Microsoft Worldwide Innovative Education Forum report by SchoolNet go to http://www.schoolnet.org.za/

For images go to the SchoolNet gallery site
http://picasaweb.google.com/schoolnetsa

and the Microsoft site
http://www.flickr.com/photos/55245672@N04/

2009

Innovative Teachers Forum Awards 2009
http://www.school.za/itf/index.htm

The following teachers each won a Dell Laptop and represented South Africa at the Pan African Innovative Teachers Forum which took place in Mauritius in September 2009.

  • Innovation in Collaboration
    Cheryl Douglas - Teaching for the future
  • Innovation in Community
    Fiona Beal - Bonding through blogging
  • Innovation in Content
    Rae Gagiano - Anywhere Art - Bringing art wherever you are
  • Innovation in Challenging Contexts
    Hlengiwe Mfeka - My Community, My Place, My Pride

    Oracle ThinkQuest 2009 Winners
     
    http://www.thinkquest.org/library/winners/2009_website.html

What is ThinkQuest?

ThinkQuest is a protected, online learning platform that enables teachers to integrate learning projects into their classroom curriculum and students to develop 21st century skills.

It includes:

ThinkQuest Projects (formerly Think.com): A project environment where teachers and students engage in collaborative learning

ThinkQuest Competition: A competition space where students participate in technology contests

ThinkQuest Library: The world's largest online repository of student-developed learning projects, visited by millions of web learners each month

ThinkQuest Professional Development: A comprehensive training offering for  educators