OVERALL WINNER Salsabila Amalia Rustam UON, Bachelor of Information Technology PSB Academy, Singapore
Nanjing Students Emerging as Forerunners for Digital Skills to Represent China for Grand Final Competition
In accordance with China’s “One Belt, One Road” policy, plans to increase China students’ digital skills were implemented. Under the guidance of Nanjing Education Association for International Exchange, Nanjing Department of Education, Nanjing Educational Technology Center and support from Nanjing Commercial College, ICDL Digital Challenge 2018 – China National Competition was held successfully on 31 May 2018 in Nanjing, China.
Taking bigger steps into Singapore schools with more than 1000 students taking part in ICDL Digital Challenge 2018
ICDL Digital Challenge was the first competition organised by ICDL Asia to search for students with best ICT skills in Asia. The competition held in 2017 was a success with close to 3700 students, 106 schools and 7 countries or territories participating. In 2018, the competition involved more countries’ participation with more than 6200 students till date (as at 31 May 2018). Singapore was one for the 11 countries/territories involved.
11 Apr 2018 – ICDL Asia General Manager, Ms Tina Wu, attended the signing ceremony with Shunde Polytechnic and Wintour Technology & Education. In the event, Ms Tina Wu presented the plaque to Mr Chen Jian, Dean of Tourism and Hotel Management from Shunde Polytechnic, in the presence of Mr Huang Xin, CEO of Wintour Technology & Education, in officiating Shunde Polytechnic to become an ICDL Centre.
21 March 2018 – ICDL Asia’s General Manager, Ms Tina Wu, met with Chancellor Yin Shufeng and all the department heads of Nanjing Commercial College. AMI Science & Technology, local partner and Accredited Test Centre of ICDL Asia in Nanjing, discussed the implementation plan and different solutions suitable for students from different schools.
ICDL Foundation Calls for Sri Lankan Education Practitioners to Prepare Students for the Digital Workplace
Spotlight in Powerful Practices in School is an event organized by The International Schools of Sri Lanka (TISSL) that was held in Dambulla, Sri Lanka.
Treston International College, one of the first schools in the Philippines to specialize in the unique combination of culinary, hospitality, IT and Business has chosen to collaborate with ICDL Asia, as of June 2016.
ICDL Asia – India organized a one-day workshop for 50 top schools of Delhi/NCR, inviting their ICT Teachers and Heads of Departments at the India Habitat Center, New Delhi.
ICDL to be available at 11 State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) & Private Schools in Philippines Nationwide
The Information and Communications Technology Office (ICTO) under the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) recently signed Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen partnerships with eleven State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) and private schools.
The Naval Rating School (NRS) has adopted ICDL to enhance their naval professional training programme and to offer digital literacy training to the wider community and regional businesses.