How do you measure digital skills? How do you work out whether a candidate for a job has the skills and competences that they will need to do the work?
On September 13, 2017, in commemoration of the programmer's day, the first event of the 'Programme your game’ contest was held for the first time by the Technological University of Panama, who invited ICDL Americas to participate as sponsors.
ICDL Americas sponsored the first Inter-University Forum on ‘Virtual Education’, at the invitation of Santa María La Antigua Catholic University. Organised by the Board of Rectors in Panama
ICDL Americas took part in the 18th international Virtual Educa event, which took place in Bogotá Colombia. The event, which is considered the most important event on education, innovation and ICT in the Latin American and Caribbean region
Santa María La Antigua Catholic University (USMA) completed its accreditation process as an ICDL Accredited Test Centre, becoming the first in the country.
Dora, the high-tech mobile learning centre was purchased from Alexandra, where it had operated as a school bus since 1985. Dora was reinvented as a mobile digital learning centre in 2011 after the Christchurch earthquakes, to support the ‘Stepping Up’ classes in Christchurch.
As part of a long standing alliance between ICDL Americas and the National Distance Education System (SINED) of Mexico, during 2016new SINED Nodes continued to join the network of ICDL Test Centres.
ICDL Colombia develops an ICDL certification programme for more than 120 SENA Academic Coordinators in the new ICT in Education module
ICDL Colombia, in partnership with the National School of Instructors of the National Service of Learning (SENA), developed the ICT for Educational Management Programme as an initiative for the development and international certification of digital competences targeting SENA Academic Coordinators.
ICDL Americas participated in the Computer Science, Electronics and Communication Week (SIECOM) at the University of Panama
ICDL Americas was present at the inauguration of the Computer Science, Electronics and Communication Week (SIECOM) at the University of Panama, in this same city last November 21st.
We often discuss the importance of digital skills in the workplace on this blog, but what do digital skills mean in different types of workplace? In businesses and commercially-focused organisations, there is an understandable desire to improve productivity and efficiency