SINGLE OBJECTIVE/GOAL OF THE PILLAR:
To amplify and enable solutions for education continuity in the event that schools stay locked down.
Work with National and provincial education departments in aligning response.
To obtain, verify and disseminate Education related projects, restrictions and opportunities relevant to the management of the COVID-19 pandemic.
CALL TO ACTION:
To engage senior or relevant stakeholders in the Education space.
To leverage the resources and networks available to the YPO members and make these accessible to the YPO (and greater) effort in combating the COVID-19 pandemic.
Funding and resource support for approved projects
Information sharing - setup section on the regional microsite.
This initiative will look to provide access to continued education in lockdown leveraging long-standing relationships with the National Dept of Basic Education.
Efforts post lockdown accelerate the desperate need to create systemic change in the SA education system.