ORT SA CAPE prides itself on development for social change: opening minds, getting children off the street in to enriching learning experiences and balancing this with helping teachers engage with their challenges. ORT SA CAPE’s strategic focus is Teacher Training, Constructive After School Programme for EnRichment (CASPER) and Monitoring and Evaluation.

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The our staff, staff of Deloitte and the children from the Delft church group. On Friday afternoon an additional 21 children from a Church group in Delft were thoroughly spoilt by the one on one experience with the dedicated Deloitte and Touche team.
Staff of M&C Saatchi Abel together with ORT SA CAPE staff. ORT SA CAPE, in collaboration with M&C Saatchi Abel, the Cape Town Science Centre and Dish Food & Social honoured our beloved Nelson Mandela in a most auspicious way on Friday 18th July.
Children at Cape Winelands schools using innovative ORT SA CAPE designed Reading Wheel to assist with reading comprehension and creative writing. The innovative CASPER Comprehension Wheel will have an immediate effect on learner’s ability to read and write. The well documented need to improve Literacy and Numeracy will be facilitated through...
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The CASPER Robotics and Reading Programme contributed to the advancement of Literacy at our school and in the community. The children could apply what they have read, especially the use of instructions to build Robots. This Reading Programme will certainly lead to better understanding and answering of questions in exams. The creation of our Library will further contribute to the Reading Programme.
Mr Julies, Principal, Berg River High School
The CASPER Reading Programme increased the learners’ potential and level of reading, as well as boosting their self-confidence.
Mr November, Principal, Pniel Primary School
The Science Club that incorporates ORT SA CAPE Robotics has a tremendous impact on the lives of our students.
Mr Witbooi, Principal, Hector Peterson Secondary School
Thank you very much for the opportunity to volunteer as a facilitator on your projects. I have indeed had a really great learning and life changing experience through the work that I have done with your organisation. I have had fun working with the children and I have learnt a lot from them too. I hope to see your organisation’s projects reaching more children and continuing to change lives in the future.
Malebo Mohulatse, Volunteer, ORT SA CAPE’s Robotics Programme