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Centre for the Community School

Project Summary: CALA

Project Contact Person: Bruce Damons and Jabu Bam
Contact Numbers: 041-504 3895 and 041 – 504 4025
Email Addresses:
bruce.damons@mandela.ac.za
Jabu.Bam@nmmu.ac.za
 
What is the project about?
 
This project forms part of collaboration in a partnership agreement between the Nelson Mandela University and the iKamvelihle Development Trust (iKDT). It is focused on the establishment of a Community of Practice and the co-construction of a School Development Programme. The initiative involves three pilot schools in Cala, a rural area located within the Chris Hani District Municipality of the Eastern Cape.
 
Focus Areas identified by Schools:
  • Teaching and Learning Support (Academic/Co-curricular)
  • Psycho-social support
  • Infrastructure
  • Capacity building / relationships
  • Community stakeholder support
Stakeholders
  • Principals
  • Teachers
  • Learners
  • Community members
  • iDKT
Launch Programmes
Capacity Building: SGB, SMT, RCL (same programmes as for the Manyano Network of Schools)