2nd ICT-Engagement Session for Parents

As our continued effort to engage parents in nurturing your child''s growth and development, SST is please to invite you to attend our 2nd ICT-Engagement Session for Parents. This is organised jointly with our technology partners.

There will be 2 parts to the session:

Part 1: Consumer Information session by Technology Partners [estimated 1 hour]
(a) What is the AppleCare Protection Plan (APP)
(b) What is covered in the APP Agreement
(c) Care of Computer (re-emphasis, and when overseas)
(d) About "Backing Up" of data - What it is?
(e) Recommended Back-up Procedures and devices
(f) Basic Troubleshooting before sending equipment to Apple Service Centre
(g) Charges for value-added services at Apple Service Centre

Part 2: Experience a Learning Activity and CyberAwareness by SST [estimated 1.5 hours]
(a) Student ICT-enabled Learning Activity
(b) Potential Cyberwellness Issues

Participants will get to experience a learning activity that your child does in the lesson. You will use the computer to take pictures and video clips, and post them in the blog and carry out brief online discussion.
Based on the learning activity, we will proceed to discuss what are the potential issues arise from the activity and how parents could advise the child when working online.

In Part 2, we will be using mac-based applications for the hands-on activity. Please bring along your child's learning device on the day.

* Venue: Learning Oasis (SST, Classroom Block Level 2)
* Date: 15 May 2010 (Saturday)
* There are 2 runs. Please choose one: 1st run: 9.00 am to 11.30 am [25 places] 2nd run: 1.00 pm to 3.30 pm [25 places]

To register for the 2nd ICT-Engagement Session for Parents, please click here.

Thank you.