ECDoE sprouting entrepreneur Awarding Ceremony

ECDoE sprouting entrepreneur Awarding Ceremony

The Eastern Cape Department of Education held a Certificate Awarding ceremony and handing over of training manuals for 20 schools selected from the Alfred Nzo East Education District.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 04 November 2022

Learners raise Eastern Cape Flag at National Tourism Career Expo 

Learners raise Eastern Cape Flag at National Tourism Career Expo 

The Eastern Cape Department of Education in collaboration with National Department of Tourism, the Federated Hospitality Association of Southern Africa, Eastern Cape Department of Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism, Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency conducted a 2022 National Tourism Career Expo, at Nasrec in Johannesburg recently. 

Author: Nelisiwe Sanyaka

Date: 27 October 2022

ECDoE Boot Camp Empowering Programme

ECDoE Boot Camp Empowering Programme

The Eastern Cape Department of Education, in collaboration with the Department of Correctional Services, South African Police Services and the Fire Department, held a Book Camp Programme on Gender Based Violence Abuse in Schools at the Bonxa Primary School, Tabankulu, Alfred Nzo West Education District.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 17 October 2022

Amakrwala Camp held to educate boys about manhood

Amakrwala Camp held to educate boys about manhood

The Eastern Cape Department of Education working with the house of traditional leaders, South African Police Services and the Keeping Boys in School Monitors held Boys/Amakrwala Camp at the Fish Riverbank, Peddie, Amathole West Educational District.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 06 October 2022

MEC Gade launches EC Reading Strategy at ICC

MEC Gade launches EC Reading Strategy at ICC

We are launching the Provincial Reading Strategy to accelerate efforts of teaching Reading with meaning and comprehension by end of the third grade throughout the system.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 04 October 2022

60 high school tourism educators attend a Teacher Development Programme

60 high school tourism educators attend a Teacher Development Programme

The Secondary Curriculum Management Directorate of the Eastern Cape Department of Education in collaboration with the National Department of Tourism, the Federated Hospitality Association of Southern Africa, Eastern Cape Department of Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism, Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency and the Blue-Ribbon Culinary Institute hosted a teacher development programme at Mpongo Private Game Reserve in East London recently.

Author: Nelisiwe Sanyaka

Date: 28 September 2022

ECDOE Commemorates Heritage Day

ECDOE Commemorates Heritage Day

It was a blissful day for the employees of the Eastern Cape Department of Education as they were celebrating the month of customs and traditions at Steve Vukile Tshwete Education Complex, Zwelitsha.

Author: Siphosethu Zimba

Date: 27 September 2022

Thandulwazi School receives fully furnished kitchen

Thandulwazi School receives fully furnished kitchen

The Department of Basic Education in collaboration with Tiger Brand Foundation handed-over a kitchen in Mdantsane near East London.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 20 September 2022

Elite Games for Eastern Cape Learners with sever Intellectual Disabilities

Elite Games for Eastern Cape Learners with sever Intellectual Disabilities

481 Learners with SID participated in the Elite Games namely Fosil Soccer, Netball and Basketball, preparing these learners for International Games organized by the international Sports Union for athletes with down syndrome.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 17 September 2022

Women's Day Event urges women to ascend to leadership positions

Women's Day Event urges women to ascend to leadership positions

There are numerous societal challenges that women experience in their workplaces and societies. For that reason, Eastern Cape Department of Education hosted a women’s day event at Steve Vukile Tshwete Education Complex, in Zwelitsha.

Author: Nelisiwe Sanyaka

Date: 15 September 2022