Isaac Katete is the teacher at the Kabwe Secondary School teaching Computer studies. He has helped to pioneer the growth of ICT and ODL in central Province since 2010. He is also the British Council Digital Ambassador and Microsoft Innovative Educators expert in ICT. He has won two continental awards in 2010 and 2015 under the British Council and Microsoft respectively.
In 2014 he was appointed as Provincial ICT master trainer under the ministry of Education to help the coordination and implementation of ICT in Central province. In 2017 the Directorate of Distance Education appointed Isaac to become the item writer under Commonwealth of Learning (COL) Notesmaster Project Phase I to write the eLearning content for the Notesmaster platform.
Isaac summarised by saying, “As a COL curriculum writer for Notesmaster, I am grateful to have learned amazing skills which have added value to my teaching approaches and the art of questioning techniques. The collaboration and critical thinking aspect are quite amazing indeed.”
This article was originally contributed by Chapter Chair for Africa, Charity Bwalya.