ictQATAR and CNA-Q Announce Winners of Digital Star Competition
ictQATAR and College of the North Atlantic Qatar (CNA-Q) held their second annual Digital Star Competition on March 20, 2010, with students and teachers from across Qatar presenting ways to incorporate technology into learning.
More than 28 schools took part in the competition, with projects covering a wide-range of subjects, including math, science, Arabic, English, religion and history.
"Technology is changing the learning process worldwide. To reach today's students, true digital natives, it's essential for schools to integrate technology into the classroom. The Digital Star Competition is a great way for teachers to showcase their lesson plans that use technology to better reach students, and to have students share their exciting ideas. In technology, it's often the youth that are leading innovation" said Dr. Ghadah Omar Fekieh, ictQATAR's e-Education Manager.
The winners were:
2nd Place: Al Shahhaniya Model Independent School for Boys
3rd Place: Al Wafaa Model Independent School
2nd Place: Doha Modern Indian School
3rd Place: Omar Bin Al Khattab Preparatory Independent School for Boys (member of Digital Oasis and K-Net initiatives)
2nd Place: Al Wakra Secondary Independent School for Boys
2nd Place: Nehaia Khaled Omar, Bilal Bin Rabah Model School
3rd Place: Hessa Al Shammari, Al Nahda Independent School
2nd Place: Ashraf Sabry, Al Ahnaf bin Qais Preparatory Independent School
3rd Place: Nashat Mohamed, Ibn Khaldoun Preparatory School
2nd Place: Sajith Soliman, Doha Modern Indian School
For more information about the competition, visit the ICT in Education Conference website at www.qatarictconference.org
Winning Teachers at the Digital Star Competition 2010
Winning Students at the Digital Star Competition 2010