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Monthly Archives: April 2014

Thought piece: The X factor of schooling

Those that can, do.  Those that can’t, find a way and then teach. It is generally held that for any education system to function effectively, a combination of good overarching policies and state action from above, and diligence, determination and self-initiated action from those on the ground, is required in almost equal measure. Yet this […]

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Message from the Executive Director: April 2014

From celebrating excellence and building new schools to planning fundraising parties and volunteer days, we hope you enjoy the latest update from Adopt-a-School Foundation. Adopt-a-School Foundation is demolishing three mud schools and building entire new schools in Kwa-Zulu Natal, as part of a project by the Department of Education to eradicate mud schools in South […]

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A village raising children

Nkandla celebrates top performing learners at Bizimali High School On 15 March, Bizimali High School welcomed Zandile Mncandi-Mpanza, Mayor of Nkandla, Peggy Nkonyeni the KwaZulu-Natal MEC for education, nearby school principals, community members, learners, parents and educators to celebrate excellence in the school.  Top performing learners in mathematics, science and English were presented with certificates […]

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Three new schools

There are still 400 schools build from mud in South Africa.  Adopt-a-School is demolishing three such schools in KZN and rebuilding three whole new schools.  The three schools fall under the Amajuba district in the KwaZulu-Natal province in South Africa.  

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