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Enlighten Education Trust improves teaching and learning in the Overstrand

Written by: Zanele Zama

The Enlighten Education Trust is an organisation that aims to improve teaching, learning and life in the Overstrand, Western Cape

In partnership with the Department of Education in the Western Cape, Enlighten Education Trust upgrades teacher skills so they can improve their teaching skills.

The projects include early childhood development, music- a string project and marimba band, visual arts, dramatic arts, poetry, e-learning.

We upskill teachers in partnership with the Overberg education district.

Magriet Peter, Trust Manager at Enlighten Education Trust 

Our other focus is working with children.

Magriet Peter, Trust Manager at Enlighten Education Trust 

Our main focus has been the upskilling of teachers.

Magriet Peter, Trust Manager at Enlighten Education Trust 

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This article first appeared on 702 : Enlighten Education Trust improves teaching and learning in the Overstrand




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