DISTRICT INNOVATION TEAMS

DISTRICT INNOVATION TEAMS

The Metro South Education District (MSED) embarked on an exciting initiative last year which sought to generate innovative thinking in various areas in the District. Six District Innovation Teams (DIT) were being established which would comprise of a cross section of area experts and other role-players, who could make valuable contributions. These inclusive teams would comprise school-based educators/principals, district officials and experts from NGOs, HEIs and other government departments.

The innovation areas are as follows:

1. GRADES 8 AND 9 MATHEMATICS IMPROVEMENT

2. SCHOOL DISCIPLINE AND SAFETY

3. E-LEARNING AND DIGITAL LITERACY ADVANCEMENT

4. LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

5. FOCUS SCHOOLS AND INDUSTRY ALIGNMENT PROJECT

6. ONLINE SCHOOL PILOT PROJECT

We are proud to tell you that (L-R) Mrs. Lauren Barnwell, Mrs. Tania Vossgatter, Mrs. Valerie Singarum, Mrs Annah Mamhende and Mrs Patricia Demas submitted their motivations for participation and were successfully appointed to serve on the various teams.