ECDoE launches Parliamentary Constituency Youth

ECDoE launches Parliamentary Constituency Youth

The Eastern Cape Department of Education embarked on a Parliamentary Constituency Youth-Targeted launch that is a program which will be focusing on the engagement and empowerment of young people through inter-generational dialogue and exposure throughout the Eastern Cape Province.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 12 April 2022

Eastern Cape Department of Education scooped 6 National Awards

Eastern Cape Department of Education scooped 6 National Awards

The Eastern Cape Department of Education MEC, Mr Fundile Gade wishes to congratulate 6 Districts in the Province which have won at the 8th National Education Excellence Awards which were hosted by the Department of Basic Education Minister yesterday in Durban, Kwa-Zulu Natal. 

Author: ECDOE

Date: 08 April 2022

Teacher Development Institute hosted a Moodle platform training workshop

Teacher Development Institute hosted a Moodle platform training workshop

Nelson Mandela Provincial Teacher Training Development Institute (NMPTDI) organised a Moodle platform training workshop from the 28 March - 01 April 2022 for Subject advisors, e-learning and Teacher Development of Nelson Mandela Bay District (NMBD).

Author: ECDOE

Date: 08 April 2022

MEC Gade welcomes Acting HoD Mahlubandile Qwase

MEC Gade welcomes Acting HoD Mahlubandile Qwase

The Eastern Cape Department of Education MEC, Fundile Gade welcomes the appointment of Mahlubandile Qwase by Premier, Oscar Mabuyane to lead the Education department as an Acting Head of Department as of today.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 06 April 2022

EA improves results in Mathematical Literacy

EA improves results in Mathematical Literacy

alking about the impact brought about by the Educator Assistants in Schools, Mdibanisi Senior Secondary School Principal, Zithobele Pikoli said, "the biggest improvement we have seen at our school, is the area of Mathematical Literacy, where an EA has dedicated their time to this area, teaching grade 10-12, achieved a remarkable improvement in terms of results, from 60% in 2020 to 70.7% in 2021.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 05 April 2022

MEC Gade launched Presidential Youth Employment at ICC in East London

MEC Gade launched Presidential Youth Employment at ICC in East London

The Eastern Cape Department of Education held the Presidential Youth Employment Initiative in East London, Buffalo City Metro at the International Convention Centre on the 4th and 5th April.

Author: Cheera-Dee Robinson and Thando Ngcume

Date: 04 April 2022

ECDoE welcomes back teachers, staff and learners as term 2 starts on Tuesday

The Eastern Cape Education Department welcomes back all schools for the second term, hoping that all our educators had a restful recess and ready to execute their work of teaching and learning across the province.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 04 April 2022

ECDoE holds transfer of ECD

ECDoE holds transfer of ECD

Eastern Cape Department  of Education is holding it's last Early Childhood Function Shift campaign today, which is the transfer of ECD function from the Department of Social Development to  the Department of Education.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 30 March 2022

ECDoE welcomes ECD function shift

ECDoE welcomes ECD function shift

The Eastern Cape Department of Education gave a presentation to a Joint Portfolio Committee about the Early Childhood Development (ECD) sector to officially cease to be part of the Department of Social Development and fall under the Department of Basic Education.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 19 March 2022

ECDoE delivers 99.9% of stationery to schools

18 March 2022 managed to deliver 99.9% of stationery packs to the schools in the province. The delays in the deliveries are an area of concern considering that schools opened already on 25 January 2022.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 18 March 2022