NECT News

Eastern Cape education is on the rise
Debbie
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Sep 23, 2015

The National Education Collaboration Trust’s (NECT) interventions have taken the Eastern Cape by storm – focussing on everything from exam readiness to high-tech education interventions with a view to elevate a province in need of better results.

The NECT boosts education in Limpopo
Debbie
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Sep 23, 2015

As part of an on-going effort to cultivate a nation of readers, the National Education Collaboration Trust (NECT) is donating books to schools in Limpopo, helping learners improve their reading and writing skills and ultimately their overall performance in school. The NECT is also improving educational outcomes by deploying change agents and school administration interns to schools targeted for intervention.

Closing the gap: driving education home
Debbie
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Aug 31, 2015

In the last 20 years huge strides have been made to uplift and empower women. Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga said in her International Women’s Day speech earlier this year: “Indeed, South Africa has received international recognition for these efforts and is currently ranked 16th in the world by the Global Gender Gap Index – a framework used by the World Economic Forum to capture the magnitude and scope of gender-based disparities among countries in the areas of economic participation and opportunity, educational attainment, health and survival, and political empowerment.”

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