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ECD Programme

ECD Programme

  At the KZN Science Centre we believe in developing young minds and have developed our Early Childhood Development (ECD) Programme to encourage lateral thinking in our youngest visitors. Alphabet sort- The instructor shuffles up a set of alphabet cards, then kids try to put them back into order as quickly as possible. Number twister-...

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Outreach Programme

Outreach Programme

  The KZN Science Centre is delighted to invite all schools into a world of science and technology through science communication and interactive outreach programme workshops and exhibits. Our Outreach tour allows all schools the opportunity to engage in our programmes without having to leave the classroom. You don’t come to us, we come to...

29 Mar2016March 29, 2016
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Education is the way to go!

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...

22 Mar2016March 22, 2016
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From Volunteer to Education Officer

“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...

15 Mar2016March 15, 2016
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Another Successful Chapter for Career Jamborees

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....

03 Dec2015December 3, 2015
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Empowering Young Minds To Create A Better Tomorrow

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...

30 Nov2015November 30, 2015
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Whats in store for 2016

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...

30 Nov2015November 30, 2015
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The KZN Science Centre takes their show on the road

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...

30 Nov2015November 30, 2015
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The KZN Department of Education Euclidean Geometry Training

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...

30 Nov2015November 30, 2015
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Last leg of Career Jamboree

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...