Grade 8-9 Mathematics Tuition & Development Program
Mathematics Development and Enrichment Program is an academic support program for learners who require support and exposure in strengthening core concepts in mathematics. There is a specific focus on arithmetic and problem-solving. The program entails a mixture of computer-based, group- and peer-assessed activities, games, problem-solving, lateral thinking and mathematical challenges.
The focus of such a development program is to strengthen core concepts with a particular focus on mastery of concepts. In addition, the benefits of this program are primarily long-term and may/may not easily translate into immediate report card scores. The aim of the program is to invest in the learner’s intellectual ability, develop a deeper appreciation for the applications of mathematics, and help to better prepare students for high school.
The sessions are held twice-weekly. One sessions focusses on the essential curriculum described above, while the other session is aligned to the school-based curriculum (CAPS).
Lessons commence during the first week of February 2017.
Application Closing Dates
2017 Registrations Due: 25 January 2017
Approval Notifications: 30 January 2017
Submit learner’s June and September Results for consideration. November results to be submitted at start of program.