Principal’s ICT Conference 2019 : August 19-21

The Principal’s ICT Conference (PITCon) will be held from August 19 – 21 at Malapoa College.

The conference aimst to bring together over 200 principals and teachers around Efate and its offshore islands for a 3 day event – dialoging and participating in demonstrations on ICT trends that can enhance the delivery of education to students.

This event is organized by ViewPoint Exploration and they have been organising past PITCons and 2019 is the 3rd version of the conference.

The ViewPex team is working with the government to organise the event annually.

ViewPEx talk back show with Vanuatu Broadcasting and Television Corporation early this week was to raise awareness on the importance of the the conference and ICT and what it can do to shape the children for tomorrow.

Yumi Toktok Stret will also be presenting Social Media & Education on the perspective of operators and how to teach social media in classrooms in a way to be more effective to students.

The Director for YTS, Julian Tove Ligo referred to the problem and solution scenario where student attitude he believes we can use social media to change them and help mold and shape them by giving the right information and connect with them instantly and educate them.

“It can be done and we must act now because they are always online on mobile phones”, he said.

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