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The 44th Annual International Conference of the Southern African Society for Education


October 04, 2017


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The Southern African Society for Education (SASE) in conjunction with the Faculty of Education at the University of Botswana will host The 44th Annual International Conference of SASE under the theme Sustainable Development Goals: Implications for Education Policy and Practice in Africa.
The International Conference of the Southern Society for Education provides an international
forum for debating issues that impact in the Southern African region and beyond. The theme
“Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): implications for education policy and practice”
recognizes the importance of SDGs and the important role that education can play in achieving
them. Participation in this conference is invited from academics and/or scholars in the field of
education, teachers and other stakeholders, senior students engaged in masters and doctoral
studies in higher education institutions.
Proposals for abstracts are invited around the following sub-themes:
  • Teacher Education
  • Curriculum Development
  • Education Policy Development
  • Educational Leadership and Management
  • Assessment and Evaluation in Education
  • Gender in Education
  • Technology/E-Learning
  • Inclusive Education
  • Classroom Practice
  • Entrepreneurship and Education
  • Health and Safety in Education
  • Literacy and Numeracy
  • Communities of practice in education
  • Decolonisation of education: Indigenous Perspectives and Theories
  • Africanisation of the Curriculum
  • Early Childhood Education
Deadlines for submission: on or before 30 July, 2017
An abstract of 200-300 words, typed in single space, Times New Roman 12 should be sent via
CONFERENCE DATE: October 4 – 6, 2017.
VENUE: Phakalane Golf Estate Hotel Resort, Gaborone. Botswana.
Conference delegates are responsible for arranging their own accommodation. A list of local
hotels and B&B’s will be provided in due course to the delegates. Transportation to and from the
airport from Sir Seretse Khama International Airport and to and from hotels and B&B’s will be
the delegate’s arrangement and responsibility.
For enquiries contact:
Dr M.C. Mannathoko (00267-3554138/00267-7714440)
Prof G. Tsayang (00267- 3554795/00267-71309568
Dr M. Otukile-Mongwaketse (00267-3554173/00267-71750958)
Prof E. Botlhale (00267-3555010/00267-72111321)
Registration Fees:
Early bird fee = R4400 per delegate on or before 31st August, 2017
Regular fee = R4950 per delegate from 01 September, 2017 onwards
Excursion = R650 per delegate
Or contact the General Secretary/Treasurer at:
Tel: 0027-51 507 3216
Fax: 0027-51 507 3715
E-mail: dngidi@cut.ac.za
Prof DP Ngidi: Secretary General/Treasurer (SASE)
Central University of Technology, Free state
P/Bag X20539
Bloemfontein 9300
**For more information log on to the conference website  (http://conferences.ub.bw/index.php/sase/sase2017)**
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