Tablets in Schools (TIS) Page Tablets in Schools Pilot Project 7 Tips to Keep Your Tablet Protected and Safe Tablets in Schools Request for Educational Resources e-Learning Tablet Mascot Competition

Tablets in Schools (TIS) Page

Browse the NEW Tablets in Schools (TIS) webpage to find out all information on the pilot project

Tablets in Schools Pilot Project

Roll Out of the Tablets in Schools Pilot Project

7 Tips to Keep Your Tablet Protected and Safe

Your Tablet is delicate and valuable, and is therefore in danger of being stolen, lost or damaged. Take care of your Tablet like it was your new Smartphone. Click here for tips on keeping your tablet safe.

Tablets in Schools Request for Educational Resources

The Government of Jamaica, through the e-Learning Jamaica Company Limited invites suppliers to submit information on the availability of e-resources for the early childhood primary and secondary levels for possible use under the Tablets in Schools (TIS) pilot project. The format for submission is outlined below. Note that these should be new resources not yet reviewed by the Ministry of Education. These resources are usually grouped in the categories, click picture for more details.

e-Learning Tablet Mascot Competition

e-Learning Jamaica Company Limited (e-Ljam) congratulate all WINNERS of the e-Ljam Tablet Mascot Competition.

e-Students

DSC_1175 Planning is improved through support for instruction and assessment with resources for the 10th and 11th grades. Your teachers will have access to pre-prepared documented lesson plans and multimedia.

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e-Teachers

ttraining With limited resources and crowded classrooms, educating our students can be a very challenging task. The e-Learning Project has helped teachers with technology and training to unleash their creativity.

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e-Parents

family Now parents have the opportunity to encourage their children to use technology in responsible self-development, with access to lessons, assignments, media and contact with teachers and administrators.

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e-School Administration

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16th Mar 2015
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USF critical to success of TIS Project

The Universal Service Fund (USF), one of the collaborating agencies in the Tablets In Schools(TIS)  pilot Project, plays a critical role in the success of the Project by providing reliable access...

16th Mar 2015
A paperback copy of the book, Up You Mighty Race, which is also available as an e-book on the tablets.

Book on Marcus Garvey now on tablets

Students in schools under the Tablets in Schools (TIS) Pilot Project can now learn about Jamaica’s first National Hero, the Rt. Excellent Marcus Garvey through an exciting new interactive book...

16th Mar 2015
Michelle McFarlane, Head of the Department of Professional Studies at Sam Sharpe Teachers’ College.

Impact of TIS at Sam Sharpe Teachers’ College

By Michele McFarlane It was announced in 2014 that Sam Sharpe Teachers’ College would receive 300 tablets as part of the Tablet in Schools (TIS) Pilot Project. The excitement was...

16th Mar 2015
Robert Smith, Principal of Chetolah Park, Primary School and his staff use software on the tablets to track students’ attendance, exam grades and other key statistics.

Improving Chetolah Park Primary with technology

Principal Robert Smith and his staff of 12 teachers are using a number of software programmes to track exam grades, attendance and other key statistics as well as to communicate...