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About the centre

Our centre is situated in Mahwelereng, a township in Limpopo Province, South Africa. It is about 2 km from the town of Mokopane, formerly known as Potgietersrus in Mogalakwena local municipality.

The centre is at Mokopane Education Multipurpose Centre (EMPC), the former College of Education. We are housed in the same premises with Mogalakwena Education District Office which is part of the Waterberg Education District Office and Waterberg FET College.

Mogalakwena district serves 9 circuits offices namely Baltimore, Bakenberg North, Bakenberg South, Mahwelereng, Mapela, Matlalane. Mogalakwena, Mokopane and Potgietersrus with a total of 219 schools (105 high schools and 114 primary schools). Out of the 219 schools only 30 can access the centre. Most of the schools are situated in the far rural areas.

Our vision:
Educational transformation through technology.

Our mission:
To contribute to the provision of quality teaching and learning in Mogalakwena by inspiring and empowering the teachers through technology.

Equipment in the centre consists of laptops, a digital projector and a printer.

Activities
Provide training on:

  • Basic end user computing skills. [Microsoft Office]
  • The use of internet and searching of information.
  • E- Communication (the use of e-mails and social media for sharing information).
  • Integration of ICT into teaching and learning
  • Subject specific integration of ICT into teaching and learning

 

Provide access to internet daily to principals, teachers, district officials, FET staff members, UNISA students, AET practioners and community members, most of whom are unemployed matriculants. 

Download video content for all grades in Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, Accounting and other subjects from Mind-set, Vodacom Digital Classroom and You-Tube and distribute them with the help of Subject Advisors to schools that are situated far from the center and cannot access the center easily

Other activities

  • CPTD on-line sign-up
  • Assist with on-line applications to institutions of higher learning
  • NGO conduct workshops

 

Management of the centre
SES Computer Applications Technology and Economic and Management Sciences:
Interns from the Basotho IT group:
Shiburi Peter
Masoga Milton
Maluleka Kamogelo
Chepape Mmanoko

Opening hours

Monday to Friday 7h30 to 16h30

 

 Contact the centre

Physical address Phone numbers On line
805 Rufus Seakamela Street
Mahwelereng
Private bag x 601
Mahwelereng 0626
Mahlase N.P
079 510 4017
Phone: 015 483 7572
Fax: 086 602 6249
Mahlasejnr@yahoo.co.uk