Crestron Case Study – Singapore Institute of Management

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Challenge The Singapore Institute of Management (SIM), a leading provider of a diverse range of education pathways and professional training, is home to about 20,000 students. With the sheer volume of classes conducted, SIM required an automation solution to simplify their AV, lighting and room booking systems as the institution wanted to streamline their operations team and increase productivity levels. As …

JoAn Radokovich

Encouraging educators to upskill with technology

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With technology playing an important role in the way we teach and learn, educators are opening up to the adoption of new education trends and technologies more than ever before. At EduTECH Asia last November, we had the opportunity to chat with with JoAn Radokovich, Principal, Primary School, Canadian International School about how they are keeping their faculty relevant and abreast with new …

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Nurturing professional teachers [VIDEO]

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As role models for students, teachers need to have sound knowledge on their expertise and also be able to apply these knowledge in the various unique situations. More than just teaching the syllabus, a professional teacher should also be able to demonstrate how to enquire about information and how to collaborate with this information. At EduTECH Asia last November, we had the …

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Collaborating with educators to meet changing education needs [VIDEO]

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Institutions across the world are looking to apply edtech more deeply and widely. In terms of educational materials, it is no longer just an “either or” between print and digital. And even within digital, there are many types of digital resources to choose from. At EduTECH Asia last November, we had the opportunity to chat with with Jared Dunn, Business Director, Higher …

Case Study: STEM Studies

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In 2017, Parklands Christian College, launched a new subject STEM Studies for the Year 10’s.  In this blog, our speaker Kristie Schulz – Lead Teacher of Mathematics and Science  at EduTECH Asia shares the school’s journey with us. STEM Studies 2018 STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) at Parklands Christian College is not your typical STEM class. There are no robotics labs, we …

The 4th Industrial Revolution in Education

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The world economic form had published an article on the 4th industrial revolution, highlighting how technological revolution will fundamentally change the way we communicate and live our everyday life and how we should be responding to this change. One of the areas this could definitely impact is Education. The question of how to prepare the younger, and even the current, …

Tying ed-tech with everyday learning [VIDEO]

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Technology has become integrated in the classroom in so many ways, that we often don’t even think about how we are using it.  Educators need to make better use of ed-tech tools for instruction, and find ways to better students’ learning outcomes by offering the best learning experience everday. Split across eight premium tracks of content, plus a day dedicated to …

Towards an Open Access Indonesia: The need for bringing open source solutions to academia in Indonesia

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If there is any country which illustrates the need for open access solutions, it’s Indonesia. A sprawling archipelago of over 17,000 islands, 922 of which are inhabited by over 132 million internet users. 64 million Indonesians are active on Facebook and its capital, Jakarta, was named the world’s most active city on Twitter. More than any other technology, the web …

Harnessing technology to prepare today’s students for tomorrow’s workplace

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When it comes to education, the world of tomorrow for students is already here. The introduction of digital technologies has disrupted industries worldwide. As a result, tomorrow’s workplace will require new skills that students must prepare for. However, almost half of today’s companies believe they do not have the digital talent they need, whilst less than half of senior university …