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Changing South African Teacher Education

Africa; South Africa

General informationFaculty of Education, University of Alberta, Canada
Goal 6. Quality education
Instruction and training
Teaching profession; Study subjects; Educational population; Teacher education; Science education; Mathematics education; Educational administrators
Project description
The global objective is to raise the quality of teaching in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. The project focuses on increasing the number of Fort Hare scholars with graduate degrees through workshops and internships at Fort Hare and University of Alberta. Students pursue masters and doctoral studies, with course and research focus including science, mathematics and technology education, school governance and leadership, multicultural and global education, and languages and literacy education. The project organises seminars and internships for graduates, teachers and head teachers.
PartnersAbdi, Ali
Brookes Margaret
Principal donor, cooperation agencyCIDA
Europe and North America; Canada