Welcome to Caversham Education Institute

AT CAVERSHAM EDUCATION INSTITUTE WE ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT TEACHER TRAINING

WE COMMIT OURSELVES TO:

  • Treating each participant with respect, honoring individuality, listening and being open
  • Recognising and respecting individuals existing skills and knowledge in the field of ECD
  • Extending and deepening this knowledge and these skills through well- designed, meaningful, integrated courses
  • Meeting the standards required by the South African Qualifications Authority for a full qualification at NQF level 5
  • Making the learning practical, relevant and stimulating by using the well- documented Caversham Hourglass Process of
    • Reflection
    • Dialogue
    • CreACTion, leading to
    • Ownership
  • Creating opportunities for dialogue to facilitate the exchange and sharing of experiences and ideas
  • Building your confidence and skills, thus enabling you to respond sensitively and effectively to children and the adults in their world.

WE EXPECT OUR STUDENTS TO COMMIT TO:

  • Giving fully to studying, attending workshops, being prompt and well prepared
  • Being open and ready to share and learn, to give and receive in the group
  • Implementing what is learnt with children and beyond
  • Diligently complete all assignments and tasks given, and to compile a professional portfolio of evidence
  • Developing self as an individual and a professional teacher.

If you are passionate about young children and if you believe that a career in teaching this age group is not only important but vital to the future of individuals, families and ultimately our country then we have the course for you!