Education Department

Teaching Practice

  • Coordinators:  Ms Bev Moore (PGCE FP) b.moore@ru.ac.za
  •                         Ms Lise Westaway (PGCE IP) l.westaway@ru.ac.za
  •                         Prof George Euvrard (PGCE SP/FET) g.euvrard@ru.ac.za
  • About:  This project involves roughly 135 PGCE students and a number of mentors at various schools in and around Grahamstown, it operates from the schools and was started concurrently with the PGCE qualification
  • Website details:  Education Department

VESTAS Project

  • Coordinator:  Ms Lise Westaway
  • Contact details:  l.westaway@ru.ac.za
  • About:  This project involves 19 primary schools and 120 teachers, it operates from various primary schools and was started in 2015
  • Website details:  Education Department

Educational Activities

  • Coordinator:  Prof Joseph & Prof Ramani
  • Contact details:  z.sanda@ru.ac.za
  • About:  This project involves and takes place at CM Vellem Primary School
  • Website details:  Education Department

Siyafundisana Project

  • Coordinator: Prof George Euvrard
  • Contact details:  g.euvrard@ru.ac.za
  • About:  This project involves 65 PGCE SP students and 120 Gr 8 learners, takes place at Ntsika High School and was started in 2012
  • Website details:  Education Department

Khula Project (Maths)

  • Coordinators:  Mr Tom Penlington (RUMEP), Dr Ken Ngcoza (Education Department) & Dr Andrew Pinchuck (Maths Department)
  • Contact details:  t.penlinton@ru.ac.za or k.ngcoza@ru.ac.za
  • About:  This project involves 120 Gr 10 - Gr 12 learners from Nathaniel Nyaluza and Mary Waters High Schools, takes place at TEM Mretyana and was started in 2000
  • Website details:  Education Department

Khula Project (Science)

  • Coordinators:  Dr Ken Ngcoza & Reuben Maselwa in collaboration with Mrs Joyce Sewry (Chemistry Department)
  • Contact details:  k.ngcoza@ru.ac.za
  • About:  This project involves 120 Gr 10 - Gr 12 learners from Grahamstown East schools, takes place at TEM Mretyana and the Chemistry Department at Rhodes University and was started in 2000
  • Website details:  Education Department

Science Expo

  • Coordinators:  Dr Ken Ngcoza, Ms Zuki Kuhlane & Nozi Hambaze in collaboration with SAEON
  • Contact details: k.ngcoza@ru.ac.za & z.kuhlane@ru.ac.za
  • About:  This project involves 40 Gr 8 -  Gr 11 learners from Grahamstown East schools, takes place at various schools and was started in 2012
  • Website details:  Education Department

Maths & Science DVDs for Learners Project

ICT Project

Mobile Science Lab

  • Coordinator:  Dr Ken Ngcoza, Ms Louise Bester & Abigail Ludwane
  • Contact details:  k.ngcoza@ru.ac.za
  • About:  This project involves 1600 learners annually from Grahamstown and East London area and was started in 2005
  • Website details:  Education Department

ELM - Development of Leadership through the design and implementation of learner leadership clubs as an extra-curricular activity in schools

Siyanqoba Maths Project (Olympiad training for High School Learners)

  • Coordinator:  Mr Andrew Stevens
  • Contact details:  a.stevens@ru.ac.za
  • About:  This projects invites all local high schools to participate.  Approximately 40 studens and one teacher takes part annually.  This project operates from the Education Department and was started in 2012
  • Website details:  Education Department

Rhodes University Mathematics Experience

  • Coordinator:  Mr Andrew Stevens in collaborations with Mrs Joyce Sewry (Faculty of Science)
  • Contact details:  a.stevens@ru.ac.za
  • About:  This project invites all Grahamstown district schools and about 400 students and 20 teachers participate annually.  This project is hosted in Barratt Lecture Complex and was started in 2012
  • Website details:  Education Department

Grahamstown Geography Teachers' Forum

  • Coordinator:  Prof Di Wilmot
  • Contact details:  d.wilmot@ru.ac.za
  • About:  This project involves local Geoghraphy Teachers and the Grahamstown district office and takes place at Rhodes University and local schools.  This project was started in 2015
  • Website details:  Education Department

Hobbiton Outdoor Education Board

The Makana RCE

Inqaba Yegolide

Introducing Maths & Science Curriculum

Sustainability Commons (ELRC)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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