Friday, December 16, 2016

Excel fest EF2017 Exhibition Project Synopsis [HQ]

Dear Colleagues

Join us at ExCEL Fest 2017 from 30 to 31 March to celebrate MOE staff’s innovation efforts! Connect with over 90 exhibitors and presenters from schools, HQ and MOE Statutory Boards to discover the latest innovative practices from within our MOE community.

For this 2-day event only, grab the chance to enjoy up to 90%* co-funding on the projects you wish to adopt/adapt back in your workplace!

Registration for the exclusive Sharing and Spotlight sessions starts on 28 Feb. Register at www.excelfest.sg to secure your seats early!

For more information, visit www.excelfest.sg.

EXHIBITION 26: Innovative Use of ICT in T&L Educational Technology Division (ETD)

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http://www.excelfest.sg/excel/programme


Title

Open Source Physics @ Singapore



Synopsis

(max 150 words)
Senior Specialist(s) and Officer(s) from Ministry of Education Headquarters will showcase Open Source Physics at Singapore (OSP@SG), Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) project that helps teachers bring real-world physics concepts into the classroom.
100 teachers and 10 000 students in Secondary and Junior Colleges since 2012, have benefited from this project.
The 3 unique selling point of the project include
  1. Accessible, anytime, anywhere because students can run the programme on computers (browser, open content, no password nor login required) and mobile devices (browser, apps and e-books).
  2. Adaptable, open-source – it gives teachers and students the freedom to collaborate and share ICT resources for teaching and learning
  3. Affordable, mobile apps developed are free on the Google Play/Book store and Apple App/iBook Store
ICT plays a fundamental role in preparing our students to be Future-ready Learners, deepening subject mastery and developing 21st Century Competencies.