KZN Sharks Board provides unique and innovative tools to facilitate learning at the 2018 SCIFEST Africa

12 March 2018

The KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board, was represented at the 2018 Scifest Africa from 07 - 13 March 2018, South Africa’s National Science Festival,  that was established in 1996 to promote the public awareness, understanding and appreciation of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and innovation.

Caption : The 2018 Scifest was officially opened by the Minister of  Science and Technology Honourable Kubayi-Ngubane seen on the above picture dissecting on a shark.

The project consists of two components, namely the National Science Festival held in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape in March every year, as well as regional and national outreach programmes implemented throughout the rest of the year.Scifest Africa identifies and designs unique interactive events and educational resources with scientific integrity to advance science, facilitate learning in an informal and non-threatening way, and provide learners with a great opportunity to discover science outside the classroom. The KZN Sharks Boards, Shark Dissection show, which has always been an instrumental tool used to facilitate learning during this exciting educational Scifest.