GeSI home: thought leadership on social and environmental ICT sustainability #global #e-sustainability

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Building a sustainable world through responsible, ICT-enabled transformation

Developing key tools, resources and best practices to be part of the sustainability solution

Providing a unified voice for communicating with ICT companies, policymakers and the greater sustainability community worldwide

UNFCCC / Momentum for Change

How digital solutions will drive progress towards the sustainable development goals

SMARTer2030 Action Coalition

Members

Project Portfolio

Thought Leadership

News Events

Interview with Carmen Hualda, CSR Manager at Atlinks Holding Atlinks Holding is the winner of this year’s Leadership Index in the Manufacture & Assembly of ICT Equipment sector (SMEs). We speak to their CSR-QHSE Manager, Carmen Hualda. Read More Big Data for big impact: Let’s accelerate sustainability progress We now live in an era of exponential growth for data flows driven by the proliferation of connected objects in the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem. Read More Innovation our way to the SDGs – a forum summary report The Global e-Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) and Verizon recently hosted a multi-stakeholder forum to identify the potential for information and communications technology (ICT) to catalyze progress towards the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Leaders from the ICT industry, other industry sectors, the technology startup sector, financial community, sustainability NGOs, academia, multilateral organizations, government, and media convened at the Verizon Innovation Center in San Francisco to spend a day focusing on the potential for innovative technology to address four priority solutions core to advancing the SDGs: (1) Food and agriculture; (2) Energy and climate; (3) Smart, sustainable communities; (4) Public health. Read More

To practise what we preach the GeSI website is hosted on an environmentally-friendly data centre located in Toronto, Canada. Green methods were employed wherever possible in the construction and for the ongoing and future operation of the data centre.

Become a Member

Each of us has the opportunity to help change the world. Join GeSI to work directly with members of the ICT sector and the greater sustainability community worldwide to alter the direction of how technology influences sustainability.





Employee Monitoring Software – See All Employee Activity #classroom #management #software, #spy

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Employee Monitoring, Activity Recording, Reporting.

Easy to install Employee Monitoring Software

Employee monitoring software has become an essential tool for tracking your employee activity to increase productivity in offices.

If you are a business leader, a teacher, a chairman of a company or project supervisor, you need strong tracking application to keep an eye over the screen of your team members.

It happens many times that many team members spare their time in watching unnecessary content on the Internet or using your resources for their personal use or just spending time in web browsing.

If you want to monitor their activities, you need nothing more than installing our software. You don’t need to register – just download and install.

Net Monitor for Employees Professional lets you see the screens of all network computer monitors, making it easy to detect an unauthorized and prohibited PC or Mac use.

With this tool, not only can you monitor screens, you can also take control of any network PC or Mac by controlling the mouse and keyboard.

When you are not at your desk, you can record screens, visited web sites and used applications for later review of your team member activity.

You can easily log which websites your employees are visiting or log application use activity – see if employee is using the application and for how long.

Advanced key logger reports allow you to see what your employee are typing in each application.

With the ability to block individual websites, you’ll find Net Monitor for Employees Professional invaluable for preventing unproductive web browsing during work time.

Now you can know for sure whether the employee are working hard or they are just wasting time. Record computer screens to get a proof.

Additionally you can easily send and collect files from employee computers.

Are you a teacher?

Use this popular activity monitoring tool in your classroom to track your student activity or just block some harmful applications and websites.

Can I monitor them?

Yes. Our employee monitoring software is legal as long as the person or organization installs it on a PC or Mac they own themselves. If you are worried about this, please consult your local and state laws.





Courses in ICT for Language Teachers #ict #courses #online

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Courses in ICT for Language Teachers
compiled by
Graham Davies

Links checked 10 December 2011

University of Giessen
Sprachtechnologie und Fremdsprachendidaktik
http://www.uni-giessen.de/msf/

The Consultants-E (Online)
Cert ICT: Certificate in Teaching Languages with Technology, validated by Trinity College, London.
Blended Cert ICT: Certificate in Teaching Languages with Technology, validated by Trinity College, London.
Cert IBET (Certificate in International Business English Training), jointly validated and managed by English UK and Trinity College, London.
http://www.theconsultants-e.com

ICT for Language Teachers – the ICT4LT website
Not actually a full-blown course, but a large collection of ICT training materials for language teachers that can be accessed free of charge. The English-language version of this site is regularly updated by the editor, Graham Davies.
http://www.ict4lt.org

University of Essex, UK
Masters Degree in Computer Assisted Language Learning
http://privatewww.essex.ac.uk/

University of Manchester, UK
MA in Digital Technologies, Communication and Education
MA in Educational Technology and TESOL
MA in Information and Communication Technologies in Education
http://www.education.manchester.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses/

The University at Albany, State University of New York
Educational Theory and Practice Department
http://www.albany.edu/etap/

Iowa State University
Master’s Degree Program in Teaching English as a Second Language/Applied Linguistics
PhD Program in Applied Linguistics Technology
http://www.public.iastate.edu/

St Michael’s College, Vermont
Online Computer-Assisted Language Learning (CALL) – demo available
http://tinyurl.com/4o7aq