27 September 2013
Every year, the Western Cape
Education Department makes available for educators various training programmes
that will contribute to their development as quality educators.
Provincial Education Ministry
Spokesperson Bronagh Casey said these programmes include courses on ICT
proficiency, special needs education, training for aspiring school principals
and subject-specific training for various grades.
Casey added that literacy school
should not be underestimated and that is why they have so many courses through
the year that looks at how to improve the reading and writing skills of
learners through teaching development.
“The aim of the conference which is
a two day, The aim of the conference is to share ideas and best practice on how
to improve the reading and writing skills of learners, focusing on the
different approaches adopted by educators when teaching reading and writing in
their schools.” Casey said.
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