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Press releases, people interest stories, interviews, case studies, comments and feedback
2013
2013 What's new 2012 - 2013 - iPads or MS Office or Open Source office for Knowledge Network Year-end Assessments 2013, per grade or level (SP Level 01 up)
2012
2012 What's new 2012 - 2013 - Red file launch - Knowledge Network update of all Sessions including KN E-Learning extensions, release of KN-10up for ages 10 and up
2011
 
Dec 2011 Knowledge Network / United Nations International Year of Forests 2011 Project - Quest Magazine Science for South Africa - Volume 7, Number 4 - Academy of Science of South Africa - St Katharine's School, The King's School West Rand, Helderberg Primary School
Nov 2011 Knowledge Network gets you there - The question is where is there? Feedback from Linda from St Katharine's School
2011 Feedback from learners
2010
Mar 2010 Knowledge Network prepares for 2010 FIFA World Cup Soccer South Africa
Mar 2010 Project: Then and now... Linzelle Uys, Vuleka School, Jellicoe - life in Abu Dhabi and South Africa
Mar 2010 Project: Then and now ... Freddy Makgato, Vuleka School, North Riding - "My life is back on track"
Jan 2010 Project: Then and now ... Knowledge Network home based study group - a mum speaks out about her home learning experience
Jan 2010 Bedford Country School - a modern, sophisticated school in the country is preparing learners for rural, green living
Jan 2010 Integrated learning and cross curricular learning at Seaforth College (179 KB), now Ashton International College, Ballito
Jan 2010 Welcome to 2010 - Info update for educators Page 01 - HTM File 218 KB Page 02 - HTM 232 KB
2009
Nov 2009 Knowledge Network presents Ann Clark with a cruise on the MSC Sinfonia - read the story and take the photo trip
May 2009 Project: Then and now... Success  of ILAMM / Progressive Learning Programme at Grey High School - the Grey High School streaming model
Feb 2009 Project: Then and now ...
Paul provides us with an insightful and interesting article about his experiences from 1994 to 2009.
 (Looking back ... Paul with Jil in Nov 20 1994.)
Jan 2009 "You can help us to help ourselves" - Eric from Ikemeleng Youth Centre
2008
19 July Zandi from St Joseph's J.S.S. School in Mthatha, sings at Nelson Mandela's 90th birthday party at Qunu, South Africa
Jun 2008 Nelson Mandela's 90th birthday message - Equipping children with skills to cope HTM File 269 KB - work done by kids (Paul-K-Net 1996, Kuvania-Seaforth College, Yonela-St Joseph's Mthatha, Michael-Grey High School PE)
Jun 2008
Jan 2008
China Project by Amy of St Katharine's School goes to 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing China, to Japan, to Ghana and to Cape Town, South Africa HTM File 175 KB
2007
2007 Educator empowerment, Gail Rossini PDF File 311 KB
2007 Caroline jets in from New York to attend the ILAMM course in June 2007
05 Jun Staff empowerment, Josie Mqithi "Today I am a sales oriented individual with good communication and customer service skills"
2006
2006 Fulfilling dreams, Nanzile Ncube
2006 Learning at 50, a man with a future, Agrippa Nkambule speaks out - Computer literacy a need for all
2006 Krugersdorp High School celebrates
2006 Grey High School PE Knowledge Network: ICT Award prizewinners 2006 - Allan, Henno and Chris
2006 St Joseph's proud record, Knowledge Network's IT Learning System yields results at St Joseph's School
2006 Grey High School Outreach Programme 2006 - Ndzondelelo High School - Feedback from the learners
2005
2005 Computer learning goes rural, Department of Education Mpumalanga PDF File 112 KB
2005 Information Technology - 2005 Overview - Seaforth College PDF File  230 KB
2005 Computer system improves teaching and learning - Anne Taylor of Khanya Magazine investigates PDF File 126 KB
2004/5 Grey High School Computer Outreach Programme 2004/5
2004
03 Feb IT training in the Eastern Cape - Nokwanda Magwentshu, Umtata, thumbs up from the educators and the Department of Education
2004 Information and Communication Technology, Brescia House School
2002
12 Dec Report on ILAMM by Nokwanda Magwentshu, educator involved in the implementation of OBE in Umtata, Eastern Cape
10 Sep Success of ILAMM / Progressive Learning Programme (PLP) at Grey High School
10 Sep "Challenging programme that fulfills our goals", St George's Preparatory School, Port Elizabeth
10 Sep "Their (our learners) skills as well as their own creativity have developed extensively", Victoria Park Grey Primary School, Port Elizabeth
10 Sep "It was the right thing to train the whole staff", Laerskool Verkenner, Port Elizabeth
10 Sep "Each institution has to decide for itself how it will manage and drive its IT Centre programme", Summerwood Primary School, Port Elizabeth
10 Sep "The key ingredient of our success is the empowerment of people and the creation of a supportive environment in which we learn together", Moregrove Primary School, Port Elizabeth
10 Sep "The learners feel Knowledge Network is cool, a highlight of their week and always different. It allows for creativity within the area of learning of a specific presentation", St Joseph's R.C. School, Port Elizabeth
Jun Government 2005 Curriculum - Q & A regarding multi-lingual and multicultural learning, Grey High School, Midrand Primary School, Laerskool Paul Greyling, St Mary's Outreach Programme, Unicorn Preparatory School
2001
Year end "'n Skitterende program vir opvoeder en leerder", Laerskool Paul Greyling
13 Jul St Mary's Outreach Project for Alexandra High Schools - Feedback
13 Jul Integrating IT into the life of an Educator - Boskop Primary School, Midrand Primary School, Gauteng Education Department
23 May Iphutheng Primary School, backed by Swiss Re, equip educators and learners
12 Apr Easy to implement Progressive IT Learning System - Pridwin Preparatory, Laerskool P Greyling, Amsai Primary, Swiss Business Council
11 Apr Amsai Primary School, Swiss Business Council of South African, the Swiss Government, and Knowledge Network work together, report by Dada Deva
2000
24 Nov International Conference, i-Learning - unleash your IT investment - John Paul College, Brisbane, Australia
24 Nov Montrose Primary School joins the Partners in Education Programme
15 Nov Integration Workshop for Educators in Schools - Port Elizabeth, Cape Town
14 Nov Information Technology Learning System
14 Nov Integration of technology in subject teaching - Pridwin Preparatory School
29 May Principals from a leading educational institution attend closed conference on IT - King David Sandton, Linksfield and Victory Park
26 May Customised course for 76 teachers from Kingsmead College
26 May Teachers to take their own classes for computer literacy - Aston Manor Primary School
26 May IT Skills training for parents - Krugersdorp High School
11 May Learners achieve higher scores through new learning methodology - Greenside High School
09 May Integration of IT in the classroom - a winning formula for Pridwin Preparatory School
02 May Children are the stars of the show at an IT Conference in Perth, Western Australia
02 May South African educators attend IT conference in Perth, Western Australia
14 Apr Keynote address "The World in my Classroom" Conference, Perth Western Australia
Apr "I wish Knowledge Network had touched our lives many years ago" - Lord Milner School
03 Apr Networking for Knowledge -  7 schools new to Knowledge Network for educator training and/or learner development in IT
29 Mar International Information Technology Conference in Perth, Western Australia
01 Mar IT Skills Training - Microsep
29 Feb A first for conferencing in Australia - John XXIII College, Perth Western Australia
28 Feb "If only I had this when I was at school ..." - Dainfern College
25 Feb Baaise leerders kry rekenaarlesse - Walmer West Laerskool, Port Elizabeth and Kinderhuis
24 Feb Shared vision - Methodist Ladies' College, Perth Western Australia
24 Feb South African Board of Jewish Education committed to teacher development - King David Schools
21 Feb Moving beyond integration of technology in the classroom - Pridwin Preparatory School
07 Feb Bridging the gap between primary and high schools in IT - Pearson High School, Port Elizabeth
21 Jan Verkenner spog met nuwe rekenaarsentrum - Verkenner Laerskool, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
11 Jan Creating true knowledge workers of the future, SBSM in Lenasia
07 Jan Learning for life in the knowledge age - 11 schools new to Knowledge Network for educator training and learner development in IT
07 Jan Complete IT solution for Roedean School (SA) to equip learners for life in the information age - CITRIX MetaFrame, Internet, Knowledge Network
Jan Web site development for learners at the Computer Club at Summerwood Primary School in PE
Jan 19-year old ex-Krugersdorp High School learner launches product on the international market - Greg Wilson
Jan Programme to stimulate students' minds, prepare students for the business world and increase creativity - Veritas College, Springs
Jan Settlers to implement new IT programme
1999
Nov Visit to Sydney Girls High School, Australia
Nov A lesson in wireless networking, John XXIII College, Perth Australia
Nov Knowledge Exchange programme
Oct Teacher development a success at Moregrove Primary School in PE
Oct IT programme keeps learners moving ahead in technology - De La Salle
Oct "It's the best thing that ever happened to me", Lorraine Lethoko, educator, S O Gule
Year end 1998 IT Curriculum challenges pupils on all knowledge levels to produce quality work - Roosevelt High School
1999 You are never to young of too old - 82 year old learns to use technology
Knowledge Network launched me into a whole new world - retired doctor learns about technology
Computers for beginners - an excellent course
Computer training for the DP
15 Nov Grd 12 learners leave school prepared for a life after school - Athlone High School
12 Oct Knowledge Network appoints CiTEC for Internet access at Roedean School (South Africa)
10 Oct Integrated learning training increases staff productivity - Continental Oil Mills
10 Oct South Africa needs a skilled workforce to compete internationally - Grinaker Inland Building
May Computer Club implementation at St Benedict's
Jan Computer skills development programme for educators and learners - Cliffview Primary School
Year end 1999 Summerwood Primary School, Port Elizabeth, South Africa implementation of IT Learning System - Junior Primary, Senior Primary Level 01 and Club
Year end 1999 Integration of technology in the classroom - St Katharine's School, South Africa
Year end 1999 South African Board of Jewish Education - Implementation of IT Curriculum and Teacher Development Programme - King David - Sandton, King David - Victory Park, King David - Linksfield
1998
Year end 1998 A fun learning culture for teachers and for learners - Tom Newby School, Benoni
1998 IT programme, club, courses for parents and the community - Beaulieu Preparatory School
Apr Pupils race to class enthusiastically for each session of new IT programme - Aston Manor Primary School
Jan 25 Technology is child's play to the modern tot ©Sunday Times Metro
1997
Oct 19 Schools Web design competition winners announced Global Web-site -  finalists - Bishop Bavin, Greenside High, Jeppe High, Sandown High, St Davids Marist College, St. Johns
Aug 01 Computer Technology Diploma for Teachers ©Sandton Chronicle
1996
Spring Half-day training is this a new trend (First National Bank) ©Sandton Chronicle
Spring Seminar run by kids ©Sandton Chronicle - Arnold Ramasedi, a parent, attends the seminar
Spring What did you learn today - spreasheeting for 8 year olds - ©Sandton Chronicle
Spring Up your school marks in Pascal ©Sandton Chronicle
Spring Unique learning environment for kids ©Sandton Chronicle - You learn how to use a computer, and how to think and plan
Spring You're on the air - CANI FM Radio Show ©Sandton Chronicle, Computer News
Spring Computer fun for the very young ©Sandton Chronicle - Tegan, Nozipho, Julian  and Rauf
Spring Cool vibe, cool graphics and great music while you learn - Rhys, James and Jess
Spring K-Net Teenagers develop web-site for radio statio ©Sandton Chronicle
Spring St Peter's Preparatory School links up with K-Net ©Sandton Chronicle
Apr Big prizes for youth at Net conference 1996 National Technology Conference ©Sunday Times
Feb Disney Adventures (SA) DA's Infonet Techno Rave! ©Disney's Adventures
1995
Dec After trip to the United Kingdom, St Peter's Preparatory School links up with Knowledge Network
Dec Computerising the classroom ©IT Review
Dec 95 Windows 95 network for K-Net ©Software World - what could quite easily be the first Windows-based network in South Africa
Nov 95 A different drum - the convergence of education, information and entertainment ©Intelligence Magazine - Natalie - "K-Net looks at your way of learning. I think that's what helps us learn."
Sep 11 Workgroup supports K-Net ©Computing SA
Spring 95 Cooler by the minute ©Microsoft Channel Chat
Aug 95 Software World - Unlocking the magic - 1995 National Technology Conference ©Software World - understanding the world our kids are getting ready to inherit
Aug 95 A cut above the rest - 1995 National Technology Conference ©Disney's Kidzworld - the computing event of the year
Jul Disney's Kidzworld (SA) - TechnoBlast ©Disney's Kidzworld - Really cool... weird... way out... brill... fantastic... out of this world
Jul 20 Workgroup Distribution to support K-Net ©The Citizen, Small Office Supplement - Natalie, Brett, Yair and Nicholas
Jul 16 Visit by Corel Corporation Canada (letter) - Brett, Silas, Greg, Jonathan, Paul, Michael, Drew
Jun 11 Hundreds of kids attended the K-Net 1995 Technology Conference in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town ©Sunday Times Metro - how to get technology to work for them
May 03 Business Success Stories - Providing a hi-tech model for kids ©The Star
Autumn The very coolest place in town ©Microsoft Channel Chat - "So cool like paradise, wish I could live here" - Kyle
Apr 30 Kids shape up for hi-tech business world of tomorrow ©Sunday Times Metro - a first in South Africa
Apr 11 A training school with a difference ©The Star Computing - brainchild of Jil Hrdliczka
Mar K-Net brings computers to kids ©Software World - Georgia and Janet
Mar 10 Computer technology network for kids and teenagers ©SA Jewish Times - Knowledge knows no age
Feb 07 These techno kids learn through play ©Sunday Times Computing - Brett, Georgia and Marisa
Jan What's happening in 1995? Weekday, weekend, holiday sessions, K-Net Club, K-Net Mini Business, K-Net Workshops, courses for kids and parents
1994
Dec 05 Computer facility opens for kids ©Computer SA
Nov 20 Kids get top marks with K-Net A useful tool to learn life skills ©Sunday Times Metro - Paul with Jil
1994 Braving the new world - press release for the opening of K-Net
1994 Letter Letter to parents for the opening of K-Net in 1994
1994 Introduction to K-Net MegaByte
1994 K-Net 1st Newsletter to all kids and teenagers - this newsletter belongs to you
 

 

 

 

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