MEC Gade encourages learners and teachers to work even harder

MEC Gade encourages learners and teachers to work even harder

The Eastern Cape Department of Education (ECDOE), MEC Fundile Gade has today conveyed a message of support and encouragement to all staff, teachers and learners in the province.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 19 July 2022

iSebe lezeMfundo Liphuhlisa isakhono solimo kubavelisi begadi ezikolweni

iSebe lezeMfundo Liphuhlisa isakhono solimo kubavelisi begadi ezikolweni

iSebe lezeMfundo lithabathe isigqibo sokuphuma iphulo ukuqinisekisa ukuba abalimi zigadi abasebenza ezikolweni bafumana uqeqesho oluse mgangathweni kwiZiko lezoLimo iFort Cox.

Author: Pumzile Ludidi

Date: 16 July 2022

Rev. Loni retires after 30 years of service

Rev. Loni retires after 30 years of service

My entry in the Department of Education goes as far back as 1st January 1991 when I was appointed as a Lecturer for Biblical Studies and Philosophy of Religion at the then Griffiths Mxenge College of Education.

Author: SO Loni

Date: 01 July 2022

The ECDoE’s initiative to train teachers on Reading Methodologies in IsiXhosa

The ECDoE’s initiative to train teachers on Reading Methodologies in IsiXhosa

The Eastern Cape Department of Education's Primary Curriculum Management in collaboration with School Act and Old Mutual held a Training session for Foundation Phase Educators on Teaching and Reading on Tuesday, 07 June 2022, in Butterworth, Amathole East Education District.

Author: Siphosethu Zimba

Date: 09 June 2022

EC Education zero learners dropout campaign

EC Education zero learners dropout campaign

The Eastern Cape Department of Education in partnership with Love Life, Small Projects Foundation  and Masibumbane Development Organization held  Zero Learner Dropout Campaign for the Eastern Cape Province in Gqeberha, Nelson Mandela Bay Education District. 

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 01 June 2022

EC Education induct 90 newly-appointed Principals

EC Education induct 90 newly-appointed Principals

About 90 newly appointed Primary and Secondary School Principals from Chris Hani West, Chris Hani East and Joe Gqabi were inducted by the Eastern Department of Education in Queenstown.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 11 May 2022

French Embassy visits EC Schools

French Embassy visits EC Schools

The Eastern Cape Department of Education Hosted the French Embassy and Department of Basic Education for a strategic engagement of the LAMAP Inquiry Based Science Education Project Between South Africa and France

Author: Andiswa Mzizi

Date: 05 May 2022

West Bank High School losses a learner on hiking trail

The Eastern Cape Department of Education has learned with great sadness the death of West Bank High School Grade 11 learner at the Amatola mountain hiking trail. This happened during a school excursion that has become an annual event for FET classes for the school is meant to be part of PET (Physical Exercise Task) activities.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 26 April 2022

EC Education embarks on LGBTIQ awareness campaign in schools

EC Education embarks on LGBTIQ awareness campaign in schools

The ECDoE  in collaboration with the Department of Justice and the LGBTIQ Provincial task team have embarked on a campaign to educate learners around the Province about the rights of LGBTIQ community.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 23 April 2022

Newly-appointed principals inducted in East London

Newly-appointed principals inducted in East London

The Eastern Cape Department of Education is inducting newly appointed principals from the Eastern Cape at the Mandla Makupula Education Leadership Institute from the 19th to the 21st April in East London.

Author: Cheera-Dee Robinson

Date: 20 April 2022