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The Role of Educator Development in Facilitating Access to Higher Education

When: Tuesday, 30 May 2023
Staff Lounge, Bohlaleng Block, Education Campus, Wits University, Parktown
Start time:14:00

Kendall Petersen


Please RSVP using this link by 25 May. 

2023 Reflective Conversations: Looking back on the history and impact of the Targeting Talent Programme (TTP)

The Targeting Talent Programme is in its 17th and final year of implementation, and will end in December 2023. During the course of the year, Student Equity and Talent Management Unit (SETMU) will be hosting a series of Reflective Conversations with various stakeholders and role-players, in which they take stock of the successes and accomplishments of the programme, and discuss ways in which the continued impact of the programme could be ensured in the future. The first Reflective Conversation will consider the role of educator development in facilitating access to higher education. In conversation with SETMU Director, Dr Zena Richards, will be Marissa Rollnick - Professor Emeritus in Science Education, Professor Eunice Nyamupangedengu - Director of the Marang Group for Research in Maths and Science Education, Professor Craig Pournara - Director of the Wits Maths Connect Secondary Project – WMCS, Dr Thabisile Nkambule - Assistant Dean: Teaching and Learning – Humanities and Dr Jacques Du Plessis -Mathematics Education.


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