Minister Angie Motshekga launches African Play Conference, 11 Feb

10 Feb 2019

2019 is the year we re-imagine the future of learning!

Join us in unveiling new endeavours that will impact early childhood development and boost 21st century skills across Africa.

The Minister of Basic of Education, Mrs. Angie Motshekga invites you a media launch of the African Play Conference. The event is a partnership in which the Department of Basic Education, UNICEF South Africa, The Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA) and the Lego Foundation join forces to host the first- ever conference to focus on play-based learning in the early childhood development phase.

The Minister will reveal further details of the conference and ways the Department is intensifying efforts to improve the quality of education from the foundation to the top.

Members of the media are invited to attend the Media Briefing as follows:  

Date: Tomorrow, Monday 11 February 2019
Time: 10h00
Venue: Department of Basic Education Conference Centre, 222 Struben Street, Pretoria CBD

Media Enquiries:
Elijah Mhlanga
Cell: 083 580 8275

Troy Martens
Cell: 079 899 3070

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