Category: The Timeline

Winter Camp to the Rural Schools

AN INTERVIEW WITH LINFORD MOLAODIBY DUMI MBONA Rural Schools are still behind in development especially with ever changing world of technology; while it is clear that the Department of Education is caught up between ignorance and being overwhelmed, there are individuals such as Mr. Linford the founder of TeaSterl NPO who goes an extra mile with limited resource to bring change in forgotten communities. TeaSterl is a teacher and rural learner oriented NPO specializing in teacher professional development and rural learner support programs. The rural learners program aims at inspiring geographically isolated learners by creating in-depth career exhibitions in annual camps.  These camps entail: exposing rural learners to unconventional multiple career fields  introduction and orientation to university and urban settings  facilitating authentic shoe-string science experiments and motivation Due to lack…