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WCED Principals Evening

WCED Principals Evening Date: 18 February, Thursday Time: 18:00 for 18:30 Where: Cape Town Science Centre, SAP Auditorium Mr Brian Schreuder, WCED Deputy Director-General: Curriculum and Assessment Management, invites the Principals and/or senior staff members of schools to a presentation on the recently launched and exciting Western Cape e-Strategy and the WCED e-learning Portal. Use […]

Africa Code Week


Coding is a new language; every child deserves to be fluent. Coding is the literacy of the digital age: more than a powerful tool, it has become a whole new language to be spoken fluently by everyone in the 21st century. And since proper use and advanced understanding of information technology will be the key […]

WCED Principals' Evening

WCED Principals’ Evening

The Art and Science of Resilience – Resilience in Education Presented by Wendy Ward Thursday 12 February,  18:00 for 18:30 About the presenter A Resilience and Natural Success Coach, Wendy empowers, challenges and inspires groups, teams and individuals to thrive and evolve in their personal lives and within their leadership roles. Programme 18:00 to 18:30 […]

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Make a date to race the Bloodhound Super Sonic Car

Andy Green will attempt to break the land speed record in 2015, racing the Bloodhound Super Sonic Car to 1000 mph at Hakskeenpan in the Northern Cape. And all this to inspire kids about science, technology, engineering and maths. The Bloodhound SSC driving experience will be at the Cape Town Science Centre from 28 December 2013 […]

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What’s happening to Earth’s magnetic field?

What’s happening to Earth’s magnetic field? Presented by Dr Pieter Kotzé is a research physicist at the South African National Space Agency (SANSA) What is the status of Earth’s magnetic field? What shields us from harmful energetic particles from outer space? What changes in the geomagnetic field, due to the sun’s solar activities, result in space […]

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FIRST LEGO League Robotics Tournament

Can FIRST® LEGO® League teams help us master natural disasters? In the 2013 NATURE’S FURY℠ Challenge, over 200,000 children ages 9 to 16 from over 70 countries will explore the awe-inspiring storms, quakes, waves and more that we call natural disasters. Teams will discover what can be done when intense natural events meet the places […]

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Low Alcohol Wines and the Health Benefits uncorked

Talk presented by Werner Engelbrecht and Dee Blackhurst Low alcohol wines are one of the fastest growing categories in the global wine market. Werner Engelbrecht will look at the reasons for higher alcohol levels in wine, discuss the various ways in which low alcohol wines can be created and look at future trends in wine making […]