FunDza’s fourth year with Year Beyond

FunDza’s fourth year with Year Beyond

This is the fourth year that we are providing the English programme content to the Western Cape’s Year Beyond after-school programme, where young volunteers work with learners in the afternoons. FunDza provides an online curriculum, and also books as back-up for when...
Lots of learning thanks to Year Beyond

Lots of learning thanks to Year Beyond

The Western Cape Government’s Year Beyond Programme places young volunteers in local schools to run extra-curricula English and Maths support classes, as well as ‘clubs’. FunDza supplies the English content for the ten high schools that are part of the programme. The...
The year end of the Year Beyond

The year end of the Year Beyond

By Dorothy Dyer The Year Beyond is an interesting and challenging Western Cape Government project that had in this last year young volunteers going into 16 local no-fee paying schools and running extra-mural support programmes for learners in the afternoons. The...
Year Beyond Training

Year Beyond Training

In 2014, FunDza launched a fourth programme Deepening Reading Practice which is being piloted in the Western Cape as part of the wider Year Beyond project, to provide academic and other support to high school learners. Through this programme FunDza will ultimately...
Going Beyond!

Going Beyond!

FunDza has been a partner of the YearBeyond programme since inception. YearBeyond (YEBO) uses volunteers to run after-school programmes in English and Maths in Western Cape schools. FunDza has supplied the English material for their high school programme running in...
Young Social Innovators Spark New Ideas with YEBO.

Young Social Innovators Spark New Ideas with YEBO.

The Year Beyond (YEBO) programme works with primary and high schools in the Cape Town area, with volunteers tutoring English and Maths as part of an afterschool initiative. As FunDza, we supply the English offline and online material and training for YEBO high...

FunDza Friends

What we've learned: FunDza Friends FunDza works with a variety of partners to deliver special projects, such as Year Beyond and False Bay College. Here are a couple of short reports on the outcomes of these projects. Paper by Belinda Mendelowitz entitled...
Calendar for June 2018

Calendar for June 2018

June 4: Wellington Teacher Training College Workshop Dorothy introduced teachers in training at the Wellington Teacher Training workshop to the wealth of content on offer at fundza.mobi and spoke to them about how to introduce the power of reading into the classroom....
Calendar for May

Calendar for May

2 May: Dorothy Dyer visits teachers in Heideveld, as part of Year Beyond visit. 2 May: LITASA conference meeting for Dorothy Dyer, at UCT. 3 May: Nandi visits Marang a Letsatsi. 3 May: Nandi hosts a reading group training session with Beautiful Gate. 4 May: FunDza...
Calendar for April

Calendar for April

4 April: Dorothy Dyer runs refresher training for the Year Beyond volunteers 7 April: Ros Haden, Dorothy Dyer and Mignon Hardie host the launch After School Action Series workshop with six young writers involved in the project at the FunDza offices. 10 April:...