Teaching and Learning

e-Learning BYOD

St Charbel’s College incorporates the use of technology in pedagogical practices through the implementation of extensive computing facilities.
 
1. Information Technology Inventory

  • 4 Computer labs

  • 300 Workstations

  • 250 Notebooks (Contained in notebook trolleys)

  • 90 iPads

  • 35 Photocopiers/Printers

  • 45 Interactive Whiteboards 


2. Information Technology Infrastructure

St Charbel’s College is committed to providing a platform over which the College’s pedagogical requirements can be met.  Recently, several implementations have been completed.

Wireless - Campus wide wireless access provided quick access to network and internet resources
Switching New Hp switching infrastructure with a 10GB trunks between building.
Servers  - Complete virtualisation of our server farm using VMWare with increased data security via a new completely redundant backup system.
Office 365 – Access to Microsoft Office applications at school and remotely, including cloud storage.
 

3. Information Technology Software

St Charbel's College works from a Windows 7 platform and a Microsoft Office 2010 suite.  Additional software available on all devices are:
Sibelius,  Music Recording and Editing Software
Inspiration, Visual Learning Software
Lego Mindstorms,  Robot programing software based on LabView
Math Made Easy, Math software for primary
Jolly Phonics, Smart board based alphabet learning
Kids Pics, Primary School student’s drawing and religion software for K-6
Rainforest Math, Interactive Math Activities for K-6
Aussie Spellfore, K-6 Spelling software
Web Blender, Webpage Creation software
Spelling Rules, K-6 Literacy skills builder software
Adobe Photoshop, Image Editing Software
Adobe SoundBooth,  Sound Editor Software
iLumina, Interactive Bible software for children
Reading Quest, K-12 Literacy skills builder software
Corrective Reading, K-12 learning support reading software
Fashion Toolbox, Fashion Software
Lan School, classroom management and student aid software
Audacity,  Sound Editing and Recording Software
Google SketchUP, Modelling software
EdAlive Educational software that motivates kids to learn through fun
MinecraftEDU, virtual world promoting creativity, collaboration and problem-solving 

IClone, 3D Real-time 3D animation software

Added Adobe
Creative Cloud