The teacher training component seeks to develop the use of ICT skills by teachers in instructional delivery, which will enhance the learning of all students.
The main teacher training is being delivered in a number of tranches:
Training and certification of all 11,000 secondary and college lecturers in core ICT skills being delivered by HEART Trust /NTA,
Training teachers in modern technological methodologies and how to integrate these into the delivery of instruction will begin in 2008.
Training in the use of presentation technology; including the use of multi-media projectors, interactive whiteboards, document cameras, etc.
Training is also being provided for Systems Administrators in the maintenance of the LAN and for Professional Development of Teacher’s College lecturers in collaboration with the Joint Board of Teacher Education and the Caribbean Knowledge Network