Catholic ethos and identity

The CIE supports schools to live out their identity and tradition as Catholic schools. We offer Religious Education workshops and materials for Religious Education teachers. Read more
Catholic ethos and identity

Safety, health and wellbeing

CIE supports the national Health Screening Program. Other programmes promoted by the institute include the Child Safeguarding Program, Peer Education training and the Building Peace in Catholic Schools Program. Read more
Safety, health and wellbeing

Governance and Leadership Development

CIE works with clusters of schools to train SGBs in their roles and responsibilities and to offer support and coaching to principals. Read more
Governance and Leadership Development

Teaching and learning

Teacher development workshops take place where funding is available, for example Foundation Phase Literacy. Read more
Teaching and learning

Advocacy and policy

The CIE engages with departments of education at all levels on matters affecting schooling. We keep schools informed on policy developments affecting them. Read more
Advocacy and policy

Support for skills centres

The CIE Thabiso Skills Institute supports faith-based skills development centres. These provide much needed practical skills training to youth and the unemployed. Read more
Support for skills centres

Child Safeguarding Policy

Child Safeguarding Policy

This policy shows our schools what they must do to keep their children safe.

Find out more and download resources for the Child Safeguarding Campaign

 

Latest updates

CIE Annual Report 2014

CIE Annual Report 2014

February 23, 2015 – The theme for CIE’s 2014 Annual Report is based on the new logo for Catholic Education.  The shell guides our path and leads us, as an organisation and as individuals, to our unique destination.  We review the year that has just been and report on the work that was achieved by the staff of CIE.

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SGB Elections - A letter from the Bishops of Southern Africa

SGB Elections - A letter from the Bishops of Southern Africa

February 16, 2015 – The SACBC encourages parents and guardians to get involved with their children’s education and serve on School Governing Bodies

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Religious Education Curriculum Development

February 13, 2015 – With a view to inaugurating thinking and discussion around the Religious Education curriculum in Catholic schools, the Catholic Institute of Education invites teachers of the subject to participate in a short survey.

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Catholic Education Magazine, November 2014

Catholic Education Magazine, November 2014

February 11, 2015 – A group of high school learners from St Martin De Porres High School in Soweto assisted Bishops to create a social media presence

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Events

Conference on Catholic Responses to Education and Formation in Southern Africa

February 16, 2015 – St Joseph’s Theological Institute and Catholic Institute of Education joint conference
Catholic Responses to Education and Formation in Southern Africa

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