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This year’s annual online history quiz for high school learners is scheduled for 25 August 2017. All schools are welcome to enter. This year’s topic is LOOKING BACK 100 YEARS – 1917. More detail is available on the links below. The closing date is 14 August.
Watch this space for more detail later!
SOME GOOD NEWS ON THE HISTORY QUIZ! (& results…)
Our pilot History Quiz went very well last month – our thanks to Rika Odendaal-Kroon for all her hard work on this matter. Here are some photographs of the winners of the Quiz! Our thanks to all participants.
From left to right on the photographs:
Ms Julie Sibiya (history teacher); Rika Odendaal-Kroon (organiser) Jimmy Yuan (second place) Samith Kalyan (first place) and Quinton Govender (history teacher)
The other photograph includes Rika Odendaal-Kroon, Mpumulelo Ngele (third place) and Mrs Amanda de la Rey, principal of Rand Girls’ School.
We hope to have an even bigger and better Quiz next year… maybe even an “Olympiad”….?
And here…. ladies and gentlemen …. is the draft programme for the History conference taking place from 13 to 15 September. Please have a good look to see which of the sections has a special interest for you!!
2017 INTERNATIONAL HISTORY CONFERENCE!!
Here are many of the interesting, informative and sometimes controversial presentations from the 2016 conference!
Now that we have a short break away from the classroom/lecture hall, perhaps this is a good time to reflect on them.
Our successful 2015 conference has been and gone! For those who missed it, here are some photographs from the conference, our guest speaker (Barney Pityana)’s address, Elize van Eeden (our chairperson)’s address and some photographs from the conference. Enjoy!!
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Photos of the 2017 SASHT Conference is available under the CONFERENCE tab!
Yesterday and Today
The statement has now been finalised – our thanks to Professor Siebörger for his work on this! Please have a look at the statement below and you are welcome to send us further opinions and thoughts on this important matter.
A fresh look at the Constitution of the society – in case you have not seen it!
An article about compulsory History in schools from the Wits education History department. Weekend Argus 26 July 2014
A summary of the CAPS curriculum for easy reference! SUMMARY OF THE CAPS HISTORY CURRICULUM Illustrative summary of the CAPS History curriculum
A REALLY important site from Google on Interactive History lessons! This you must see!! http://www.edudemic.com/42-interactive-history-lessons-from-google/