|Employer:||Northfields International High School|
I am Isma Seetal, native and resident of a small island in the Indian Ocean called Mauritius. I followed a Bsc(Hons)chemistry course at the University of Mauritius and graduated in 2006. I am currently following a part-time masters program in Educational Technologies within the same institution. I also work as a chemistry teacher in a private secondary school here called Northfields International High School.
ABOUT MY COUNTRY
Mauritius is found right in the middle of the Indian Ocean. The language, which is most commonly spoken here, is actually the Creole but however the official language is English. It is a multicultural country with its load of Hindus, Christians, Muslims and others
Nature Ride at La vanille Crocodile park in mauritius
REASONS FOR BEING HERE
- Master using the Wiki tool and hence learn the skills that will allow me to create online educational resources
- collaborate with people from all over the globe on different educational projects such as creating handouts for teachers
- share my knowledge and acquire new knowledge through interaction with others.
- Learn novel teaching methods that will prepare my students for the upcoming challenge of living up to the twentieth century
Facebook and hi5 allow me to email, blog, share files, and use other applications to communicate.The whole concept of social networking gains a whole new meaning to me as i find childhood classmates that have moved abroad. I acknowledge the importance of these social networks in education but however its full potential is yet to be explored.