2017 Awards Finalists

The EduWeek awards recognise excellence across the African education ecosystem. From the inception of the most innovative and life-changing products and/or services to our local heroes who go above and beyond to assist their communities and the lives of our precious learners. Join us for an evening of glitz and glamour as we celebrate our communities’ heroes.

Here are the EduWeek 2017 finalists:

SUPPLIERS/DISTRIBUTORS OF THE YEAR

Basic Education

ITSI

Mwabu

Snapplify

Whizz Education

 

Higher Education

GetSmarter

Monash

Oxford University Press

UNISA Press

 

Early Childhood Development

BrainBoosters

EDS Projects

Grow Learning Company

Hands of Honour

Learning Tools

Supersport

TREE

 

Inclusive Education

Edit Microsystems

Inclusive Solutions

iSchoolAfrica Educational Trust

 

ICT

HeyMath

ITSI

Mwabu

Whizz Education

 

Innovation Product Award

Edit Microsystems

Neuro-link

Paper Video

 

Environmental Sustainability Award

Eco Children

Repurpose School Bags

Samsung

WESSA

 

Institution Leader of the Year

Adam Habib, Vice-Chancellor and Principal, University of the Witwatersrand

Moipone Ralebese, Principal, Toka Primary School

Norman Mphake, Founder, PEISA

 

Teacher of Tomorrow

Erika Esterhuizen, HOD: Information Technology, St Andrew’s College

Gafieza Ismail, Teacher, Spine Road High School

Gizelle McIntyre, Director, Institute of People Development

Lindiwe Mhlungu, Principal, Sibonile School for the Visually Impaired

 

Inspiration Award

Claire Nicholson, Founder, Achieve-It Charitable Trust

Joseph Phalwane, Managing Director, AeroBuddies

Louise van Rhyn, Founder, Symphonia

Nkashaka Constance Mabaso, Principal, Rivoni School

Paula Barnard, E-Learning Project Manager, University of the Witwatersrand

 

Lifetime Achievement Award

Adam Habib, Vice-Chancellor and Principal, University of the Witwatersrand

Anthea Cereseto, Former Headmistress (Retired), Parktown High School for Girls

Daya Chetty, President, South African Principal’s Association

Erika Esterhuizen, HOD: Information Technology, St Andrew’s College

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