Touching the Future: Proudly Primary Conference 2013
The Proudly Primary Conference 2013 was held from 8 – 10 August at Cordwalles Preparatory School in KwaZulu-Natal. The Conference theme was Touching the Future.
The Conference was a great success, with over 1000 delegates attending from across Southern Africa.
Plenary session speakers were:
- Professor Jonathan Jansen, Vice Chancellor of the University of the Free State
- Ms Ipeleng Mkhari of Motseng Investment Holdings
- Mr Karabo Mokoape, Past Head Boy of Hilton College
- Mr Rory Dyer of Glenridge Church International, Durban
Presentations at the Conference included:
- The Five Languages of Children: A Classroom Application
- Ready, Steady, GROW!
- Creative Teaching with Technology: Not a Big Budget Movie!
- Speech – Auditory Processing and Literacy Skills in the Young Child
- Creating Entrepreneurs for the Future: Out of the Box Thinkers
- New thinking on Bullying
- ADHD – Myths and Misconceptions
- Where are the “Basics” in Teaching and Learning Mathematics?
- Harnessing the Playfulness of Drama
- Inspiring Techniques for Successful Art Lessons
- The Reggio Emilia Approach: Mind Shifts in Early Education