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In Search of Innovative Practices in ICT in Education<br>UNESCO ICT in Education Innovation Awards, 2007-2008

Summary of Entries
A total of 146 applications from 19 countries were evaluated by a team of four judges. The number of entries (62) from India exceeded that of the other countries by far, followed by Pakistan (29) and Philippines (10) (Table 1). The majority of the entries (68.5%) are for the teacher and teacher educator category; 18.5% are under the education planners and administrators; and 5.5% under the non-formal educator group (Table 2).

Table 1: Results of Entries for the ICT in Education Innovation Awards by Country

Countries

No.

Australia

2

Bangladesh

1

Cambodia

2

China

4

India

62

Indonesia

5

Israel

2

Japan

1

South Korea

1

Laos

1

Malaysia

6

New Zealand

1

Pakistan

29

Palestine

5

Philippines

10

Singapore

2

Sri Lanka

2

Thailand

2

Vietnam

4

No information

4

Total

146

Table 2: Results of Entries for the ICT in Education Innovation Awards by Category

Categories

No.

%

Teachers and teacher educators

100

68.5

Education planners and administrators

27

18.5

Non-formal educators

8

5.5

No information

11

7.5

Total

146

100.0