CHEC offering short courses to full and part-time lecturers

South Africa's evolving student demographic combined with technological advances and academic pressure drove the trend towards support for the professional development of lecturers. The Cape Higher Education Consortium (CHEC) is offering 4 short courses for lecturers in the Western Cape during 2017.  All participants will receive a certificate from CHEC on successful completion of each [...]


Supporting Learning Differences in Post-Secondary Environments – Starts January 30, 2017

A Free MOOC for Educators from the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation This free course will initiate a mindset shift wherein professors and other staff more effectively and efficiently gain personal agency to identify, address, and implement best practices when supporting the learning of all students in post-secondary environments. The primary audience for the Supporting Learning [...]


SEDA course in Educational Change

SEDA still has places available on its forthcoming courses in educational change: Supporting and Leading Educational Change (Professional Qualification Course) 27th October 2014 – 13th February 2015 Online Introduction to Educational Change: a four-week online workshop 3rd – 28th November 2014 and 23rd February – 20th March 2015. Further details of the courses and registration forms.


Supplemental Instruction Advanced Supervisor Training

Dates: 4-5 December 2014 NMMU Summerstrand North Campus This workshop is for experienced coordinators of Supplemental Instruction (SI) or adapted SI programmes. It takes the form of a round table discussion on best practices.  Requirements for this workshop:  Supplemental Instruction Supervisor Training Certificate and at least one year coordination experience. Contact Liesl Smith for more information:


Supplemental Instruction Training at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University

Supplemental Instruction Supervisor Training Dates: 17-19 September 2014 NMMU Summerstrand North Campus This workshop is for delegates interested in finding out more about Supplemental Instruction (SI) and how to implement and manage a Supplemental Instruction programme.  The workshop will focus on the internationally certified SI programme, but delegates who are unable to implement SI will [...]