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Thursday, December 11, 2008

Teacher Institute - Engaging ICT for Learning (WebQuest)


Sampoerna Foundation – Teacher Institute cordially invites Principals and Teachers, and Educationist on our ENGAGING ICT FORN LEARNING (WEB QUEST).

Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) has been an inseparable & an integral part of daily activities, including teaching and learning. The use of educational software and the internet has become a common practice for many teachers, and there are many more ICT features to be used for this purpose.

Problem-Based Learning (PBL) has been used by teachers to accommodate learning process in real-life situations, hence increasing the learning outcomes of the students. WebQuest uses similar concepts of PBL, hence makes teaching and learning to be more interesting and engaging for both teachers and students.

This workshop aims to equip teachers with the skills to create WebQuest to facilitate the different learning abilities of students, thus students can manage the learning processes at their own pace and therefore resulted in higher learning outcomes.

Participants are able to implement strategies of using ICT to create interesting and engaging learning activities that also incorporate higher order thinking skills, in various subjects.

Elementary, Junior and Senior High School Teachers

§ Aspects of Problem-Based Learning
§ Skills and knowledge to create WebQuests

This workshop will be delivered in Bahasa Indonesia

Date Workshop Outline
16 December 2008
09:00 – 16:00 Problem-Based Learning and its applications in daily teaching and learning
WebQuest-A Quick Experiment
WebQuest-Designing & Publishing a WebQuest


Mr. Obert Hoseanto, S..Kom., S.Si., MPd:
Obert completed his Bachelor Degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics from Universitas Bina Nusantara followed by a Master Degree in Education, majoring in Instructional Technology from Universitas Pelita Harapan. He has been a teacher and later become a Principal for Junior and Senior High School, all in National Plus Schools.
Afterwards, he obtained experience working at a company which deals with educational tools and has trained a number of teachers, as well as organizing national level competitions, before finally joining the team at SF TI. He’s delivered various ICT workshops for teachers and conducted research regarding ICT and teachers. Throughout his career, he has participated as presenter and moderator in various conferences and symposiums, both national and international level.

Workshop fee is Rp. 400,000 / person, including:
A. Certificate
B. Workshop material
C. Workshop Kit
D. Lunch and Coffee Break
Early Bird Special: Discount 25% for registration 2 weeks before workshop

Sasti / Syeron
Sampoerna Foundation Teacher Institute
Sampoerna Strategic Square, North Tower , 18th Floor
Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav.45, Jakarta 12930 , Indonesia
Tel +62 21 577 2275 ext. 7537-38
Fax +62 21 577 2276
HP +62 21 3378 4551

The way to AMINEF in Gedung Balai Pustaka

American Indonesian Exchange Foundation
Balai Pustaka Building, 6th. Floor
Jl. Gunung Sahari Raya No. 4
Jakarta 10720, Indonesia

1. The buses which goes to Senen Bus Station all of them pass through Gedung Balai Pustaka. Especially which route is through Pasar Baru .

2. Bus Transjakarta, from Blok M you have to change the bus 2-3 times.
Way 1 : from Blok M change the bus in Dukuh Atas bus stop to the bus towards Pulogadung, then take a bus in Pramuka bus stop towards Ancol, this bus pass through Gedung Balai Pustaka. The closest bus stop (Budi Utomo) is about 800 meters from Gedung Balai .
Way 2 : From Blok M take the bus in the Harmoni Bus Stop, the bus towards Pulogadung, get down in Senen Bus Stop and walk about 800 meters, or from this bus stop take the bus towards Ancol and get down as mentioned in way 1. About the distance, this two bus stops is about the same. (It is better if you take ojek or bajaj from this bus stop to Gedung Balai Pustaka)

3. If you take taxi with old tariff (TL=Tarif Lama) from blok M with no traffic jam is about Rp. 30.000,00.

4. From Blok M use bus Patas AC 76. Gedung Balai Pustaka is in the right side, after you pass through Depag, and say to conductor "Balai Pustaka"

5. Use a busway from Blok M towards Kota, get down in Sawah Besar bus stop. From here take a Mikrolet M12 towards Senen. After cross road Wahidin and before senen get down and cross the street.

Living Cost in Germany

Living Cost in Germany is vary from city to city, but this is th case if you stay in Aachen, Germany
Student accommodation or private sharing : 180 - 230 euros per month
Food : 10 - 12 euros per day (if eating outside)
Transport for students : free within Aachen and until Koln and Dusseldorf in regional trains)

Living Cost In Austria

Living Cost in Austria is depending on the city, for example the Capital of Austria, Vienna:
- Dormitory is about 250-400 euro per month.
- Living Cost 200-400 euro per month.
- Transportation 128 euro per 4 months (student and age < 26), or 49 euro per month (ordinary)

For visa, it has to be a letter from the University/Scholl in Austria. It takes about 2-3 months.

Where to do GMAT Test

GMAT Tests are held in Jakarta, Indonesia :
1. EEC Slipi +62-21 5320044 or +62-215323176
2. Kaplan GMAT Preparation +62-81388908450, +62-21 5211588, +62-215211701 (Information abaout this test can be asked in that number)
3. Or this number +62-213159225

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