February 2014

“Think, Breathe and Be Creativity.” 20 students from Madlala Digital Learning Centre attended the Mpumalanga Schools Festival in Nelspruit, a project of the Grahamstown Foundation, thanks to the All Heart Fund. In many rural South African schools, there is not the time, facilities or resources to create a robust Arts curriculum. Understandably, the focus is on preparing students for mainstream subjects such as Maths and Science. This festival is an answer to that problem: it is a two day event offering workshops and lectures that develop an interest in Arts, culture, theatre, dance and movement. The focus is on encouraging learners to heighten their creative potential. Read more.