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Religious Education Curriculum for South African Catholic Schools

May 26, 2017 – Fostering Hope, the policy for Religious Education in South African Catholic schools, calls for the adoption of a nationally agreed curriculum for this subject.

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Catholic Education Magazine, April 2017

Catholic Education Magazine, April 2017

April 03, 2017 – We have decided to make Catholic Education more practical and ‘hands on’. Starting with this edition, we’ll be including ideas for putting ethos into practice, suggestions for inter-religious dialogue, activities for exploring environmental issues and resources for using in the classroom. Be sure to make lots of copies for yourself and other staff members. Catholic Education be emailed straight to your inbox. Just drop me a line at kelsay@cie.org.za and I’ll be sure to email you a copy. You may then send it on to all your staff and teachers at other schools!

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Religious Education Services 2017

Religious Education Services 2017

January 26, 2017 – The CIE offers a range of services in Religious Education during 2017. These include two new courses by distance education which will gain the participants CPTD points on completion.

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PORSCHE, EXCUJET AND OTHERS SUPPORT SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

PORSCHE, EXCUJET AND OTHERS SUPPORT SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

December 02, 2016 – The Salesian Institute in Cape Town has formed a partnership with Porsche in South Africa.
Execujet, Reflex Welding and Unique Welding Alloys made donations to St Charles Lwanga…
And Hyundai Automotive South Africa donated equipment to the St Anthony’s Education Centre in Reiger Park…

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I KNEW THAT I DID NOT WANT TO BE LIKE MY FATHER

I KNEW THAT I DID NOT WANT TO BE LIKE MY FATHER

December 02, 2016 – “I started doing piece jobs when I could get them and I eventually got my matric when I was 34. I now have my own business. I make pencil bags and shoe bags.I get my material from various dumps where people throw things out they don’t want. I have no electricity in my shack so I use a hand sewing machine. I market my business by going from door to door with my products.” Mzimkulu Sokapase

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OWNERS OF SKILLS CENTRES CLARIFY ROLES

OWNERS OF SKILLS CENTRES CLARIFY ROLES

December 02, 2016 – Property owners and managers of skills centres met with the CIE Thabiso Skills Institute and the Department of Higher Education (DHET) to clarify the status of involvement and activity at each skills centre and to reach an agreement for the CIE to act on behalf of the skills centres with the DHET.

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DON BOSCO EDUCATIONAL PROJECTS SET TO OFFER SKILLS TO YOUTH

DON BOSCO EDUCATIONAL PROJECTS SET TO OFFER SKILLS TO YOUTH

December 02, 2016 – Construction SETA and Services SETA fund the skills development programmes at Don Bosco Educational Projects. 

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Work Experience for Learners Doing Short Skills

Work Experience for Learners Doing Short Skills

December 02, 2016 – The CIE Thabiso Skills Institute has obtained funding to pilot an industry driven Workplace Based Learning (WPBL) Placement Model that provides short skills learners with work experience and an opportunity to complete their qualification and to access employment or pursue further training.

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CIE supports poor Catholic schools in South Africa who have many desperate needs. We strive to give every child in our schools the education they deserve.

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