Video: A Digital Learning Program for Children in Rural South Africa

We recently shared some numbers: our Open Learning Academy which focuses on digital (and FUN) learning for rural South African schoolchildren now reaches in excess of 3000 children, and in January, that number will reach 4500.

In response to the newsletter that shared those numbers, we had a number of readers ask us: What does Open Learning look like?

With some help from some creative friends in Cape Town (Rhino Africa rocks!), we have created a short video showcasing Open Learning at our rural campus in Hazyview, Mpumalanga:

The Open Learning Academy model is explained in more detail in the following animated infographic:

To find out more about the Open Learning Academy, or if you would like to get involved, please email

The Open Learning Academy is a Rand Water Foundation sponsored project.