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Call for nominations to UNESCO-Hamdan Prize

Two years ago AIMSSEC was delighted to be awarded the UNESCO-Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Prize for Outstanding Practice and Performance in Enhancing the Effectiveness of Teachers. The prize is awarded every two years and it recognizes initiatives that contribute to improving educational practices around the world, with priority given to […]

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AIMSSEC staff volunteer at maths camp in Kenya

From 18 to 24 June AIMSSEC’s Danny Parsons and Rejoyce Gavhi volunteered at a maths camp being run in Maseno University, Western Kenya. The maths camp is an opportunity for secondary school students from Kenya to experience new and exciting mathematics from teachers and lecturers from around the world. The […]

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Residential Courses Completed in July!

  From 29 June to 6 July AIMSSEC presented their 20th Mathematical Thinking (MT) course to 53 teachers. While the majority of teachers were from the  Eastern Cape, there were 15 FET teachers from KZN sponsored by Mondi Limited and three teachers from Limpopo Province sponsored by Bubblz the maths […]

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AIMSSEC celebrates 10 years

Above, the AIMSSEC staff with the award winners. AIMSSEC joined AIMS in celebrating their 10 year anniversary at a special graduation ceremony held on 26 June, 2013 at the Muizenberg Pavilion in Cape Town. 49 AIMS students from 21 African countries were awarded a masters in Mathematical Sciences meaning 470 […]

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Maths Clown Climbs Mt Kilimanjaro for AIMSSEC

Bubblz The Maths Clown climbed the 5,895 metre Mt Kilimanjaro  on 27 January 2013 to raise funds for AIMSSEC making history as the first clown to climb Africa’s highest peak. This was a big challenge as Bubblz (aka Caroline Ainslie) had to contend with extreme cold and lack of oxygen […]

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