item 4 : Strengths and Weaknesses of the SchoolNET ProjectWhat are your views on the :
strengths, weaknesses, opportunities/successes and obstacles in implementing the schoolnet project, and comparison of these issues in relation to other similar projects in the region ....
Some views already received last December and in the questionnaires include ...
- in December many participants highlighted the problems with timing when planning for all countries to do the Learning Circles project at the same time .... different term times and holidays became a barrier to completion of projects in the time frame
- there were some techical problems with hardware, software and connectivity
- the CD of materials was well received but has not been used by all teachers
- the rubric for evaluating the final Powerpoints/Webpages was not uses at all
- "collaboration" is seen as the big strength in this project and Learning Circles was a good framework