Basic skills are a must

The basic skills of reading, writing and being able to add, subtract and multiply are the cornerstones of participation in a world that is rapidly changing. Increasing urbanization and competition for employment mean that any person not in possession of these basic skills will be marginalized and able to perform only the most menial of…

Adult Basic Education and Training

When some of the adults of today were only learners  the education system experienced some failures, and due to this many of these adults lack the basic educational background and therefore also fall short in some essential life and business skills. For these adults to successfully participate in the various corporate environments they have to…

The Outcome of Life Orientation

Outcome-based education forms the basic fundamentals for any curriculum, but South Africa has especially realized the need for such an approach for all learners. Once the students know what to aspire to they enable themselves to push harder and reach their maximum abilities. Life orientation is an integral part of education that helps learners develop…

ABET Literacy Training changes lives – at any age

ABET Literacy Training changes lives – at any age, existing research about the impact of literacy on five areas in a person’s life: economic well-being, aspirations, family life, health and civic/cultural engagement. There is overwhelming evidence that literacy has a significant relationship with a person’s happiness and success. The aim of literacy training for adults…

Adult Basic Education and Training

Adult Basic Education & Training : Abet is defined as the general conceptual foundation towards lifelong learning and development, comprising knowledge, skills and attitudes required for social, economic and political participation and transformation applicable to a range of contexts. Reading, writing and mathematics are all tools that are needed for citizenship and entry into employment…