Limpopo Education to hosts the 2018 SASL Deaf Education Summit and 2018 Spelling Bee competitions

The Limpopo MEC for Education, Ishmael Kgetjepe invites you to the 2018 South
African Sign Language (SASL) Deaf Education Summit and the 2018 Spelling BEE.
The summit has been convened, specifically to raise awareness around the
educational rights and educational needs of learners with deafness and hard of
hearing (HOH) conditions, as well as awareness around SASL Curriculum in schools
and deaf education in general.

The summit will be held as follows:
Venue: Setotolwane Special school, Mankweng
Date: 27 September 2018
Time: 09h00

The provincial spelling BEE and debate competitions are held for Intermediate phase
learners who will be competing in spelling, each representing a district while senior
debate teams, one from each district will also be competing.
The competitions start at classroom level, continued to circuit, district and now it is
at the provincial level. Spelling and debate competitions encourage learners to read
and therefore place learners in the middle of the learning process.
The Spelling Bee will be held as follows:
Venue: The Park Hotel, Mokopane
Date: 27 September 2018
Time: 18h00

Issued by Limpopo Department of Education

For more information please contact:
Mr Sam Makondo: 082 338 2684

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