Teaching Biodiversity in Life Sciences Grade 10 to 12

Environmental and Sustainability content is deeply embedded in the Life Sciences subjects.  Teachers in the Waterberg district have indicated a need to understand this content better to help them teach it in more meaningful ways. A successful week-long Biodiversity...

Situated Learning, Curriculum Advisor Training

The training which was organised by the Eastern Cape Department of Education in partnership with Environmental Learning Research Centre at Rhodes University, was facilitated by Zintle Songqwaru and Lebona Nkhahle who are both based at Rhodes University. The 15...

Northwest Climate Change Course

24-27 November 2016, Kroonpark Resort, Kroonstad A course on Teaching Climate Change was conducted with Grade 7-9 Natural Science teachers at Kroonpark Resort, Free State Province. The course was aimed at enhancing teachers’ abilities to teach climate change in the...

Howick Climate Change Course

5-9 September 2016, Howick, Kwazulu Natal  A five-day teacher training course was held in Howick, Kwazulu Natal from the 5-9 September 2016. The course facilitated by WESSA, was attended by 20 teachers comprising of Grade 7-9 Natural Sciences teachers. Course...

Teaching Climate Change Course (Northwest)

15-19 August 2016, Vryburg, Northwest A five-day short course on Teaching Climate Change was held with Grade 7-9 Natural Sciences teachers in Vryburg, Northwest Province from 15-19 August 2016. The course which was aimed at enhancing teachers’ abilities to teach...