Part 1: Consumer Information session by Technology Partners [estimated 1 hour]
(a) What is the AppleCare Protection Plan (APP) (b) What is covered in the APP Agreement (c) Care of Computer (re-emphasis, and when overseas) (d) About "Backing Up" of data - What it is? (e) Recommended Back-up Procedures and devices (f) Basic Troubleshooting before sending equipment to Apple Service Centre (g) Charges for value-added services at Apple Service Centre
Part 2: Experience a Learning Activity and CyberAwareness by SST [estimated 1.5 hours] (a) Student ICT-enabled Learning Activity (b) Potential Cyberwellness Issues
Participants will get to experience a learning activity that your child does in the lesson. You will use the computer to take pictures and video clips, and post them in the blog and carry out brief online discussion.
Based on the learning activity, we will proceed to discuss what are the potential issues arise from the activity and how parents could advise the child when working online.
Afternote for Part 2 of Workshop: 1. The "Introduction to Student Blog" was added (a) Class Blog - what's happening in the classroom (b) Our MaCommunity - materials pertaining to Cyberwellness, Support for Learning Devices and Materials of Workshop 2. Due to time constraint, activity 3 was not carried out.