Inanda Maths and Science Project

Project Purpose (Vision of the Project)
Improve the teaching of mathematics and physical science in the Inanda area; create a feed of good students into science and engineering

Who is the Target Community
Teachers of 35 schools in the Inanda Region and selected learners in these schools

What is the scale of the project? (How many people does it benefit / Or how many communities does it involve / any other measure of scale)
8 x 1/2 day workshops in the year for teachers, as well as 30 Saturday schools offered to the learners

The life span of the project: When did it start? Does it have an end date in view?

Started in 2007 and is ongoing, could continue after funding stops

Evaluated impact or influence, or predicted potential impact
1. Improvement in performance of teachers in the region                           2.  Learners are a feeder into Science and Engineering at UKZN

What cooperation is there with other organisations in this outreach?

How is the research potential of the outreach being exploited?
Research into issues surrounding teaching and learning of Science and mathematics at high school

How many Students are involved in the Project
Currently 0ne


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