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Education is the way to go!

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Education is the best stepping stone to a better career, believes 24 year old Ashlen Chetty who hails from Chatsworth – As a Junior Education Officer at The KZN Science Centre, he should know. Chetty joined the KZNSC in March 2014 as an intern and really enjoys his work. ” I enjoy the travelling and fact that I get to meet…

From Volunteer to Education Officer

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“I believe that each and every person has a role to play in education. As the KZN Science Centre, the work that we do has a huge role to play in terms of science education. Most people aren’t exposed to science. They have a certain notion of what it is from their grandparents or people before them. We try to demystify…

Another Successful Chapter for Career Jamborees

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Oprah Winfrey said “For every one of us that succeeds, it’s because there’s somebody there to show you the way out. The light doesn’t always necessarily have to be in your family; for me it was teachers and school.” This quote represents what the KZN Science Centre set out to achieve during Career Jamborees 2016. The campaign in partnership with MiET…

Empowering Young Minds To Create A Better Tomorrow

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The KZN Science Centre is proud to represent the Southern African Association for Science & Technology Centres (SAASTEC) by participating in a live worldwide stream of a mini COP21 webinar in partnership with the Association of Science and Technology Centres (ASTC) and COP21. The Conference of Parties (COP) is being hosted in Paris this year from 30 November to 11 December…

Whats in store for 2016

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The KZN Science Centre is excited to inspire all learners to be part of the phenomenal team of future of scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians in 2016. An exciting selection of new inreach and outreach programmes have been designed to enrich the minds of learners of all ages. These include Electricity, Chemistry, Mechanics (Physics), Early Chidlhood Development and a dash of…

The KZN Science Centre takes their show on the road

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The KZN Science Centre proudly teamed up with the US Consulate General of South Africa in taking science on the road to Pietermaritzburg. The innovative initiative took place at the American Corner in Pietermaritzburg on the 25th and 26th of August 2015.The KZN Science Centre had some edutainment for the Grade 10 to 12 learners in and around Pietermaritzburg.The programme that…

The KZN Department of Education Euclidean Geometry Training

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The KZN Science Centre has once again partnered with the Department of Education in bringing Mathematics training to educators in five districts; Ugu, ILembe, Umgungundlovu, uMlazi and Pinetown. The main focus of the Mathematics workshop is Grade 12 Euclidean Geometry. These workshops are specially designed to serve as a platform for educators to refresh and reinforce their knowledge on the subject…

Last leg of Career Jamboree

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The final leg of Career Jamboree 2015 has commenced. The programme is an initiative of MiET Africa as part of the Keeping Girls in School campaign. The programme is rolled out in partnership with the Department of Education- Skills Unit directorate, and The KZN Science Centre as the implementer. This programme has taken the KZN Science Centre to three districts; Sisonke,…

Let the coding begin…

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Are you ready for some coding fun? Learn how to create animations like dancing animals or how some of your favourite computer games are made with The KZN Science Centre and SAP during Africa Code Week 2015. Why is coding important ? We live in the information technology age where people of all ages interact with digital equipment of some kind…

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