Daar is veral klem gelê op kleuterskole en die belangrikheid van ontwikkeling wat by ‘n kind plaasvind, veral deur middel van speel.
MBOMBELA – Mind Moves Institutes (MMI) se eerste Voorwaarts met Passie-werkswinkel het Saterdag plaasgevind. Die doel, volgens Elmarie Swanepoel, was om ouers en onderwysers oor kinderontwikkeling in te lig en hoe om die nuwe generasie effektief te kan onderrig.
Roche was one of the first multinationals to fund Phelophepa after it was founded by Transnet in 1994. The initial concept pioneered by Professor Jannie Ferreira at the University of Johannesburg, was a modest three-coach eye clinic built from redundant rolling stock. The coach housing the train’s health clinic was renamed the “Roche Health Clinic” in 2001 and in 2003 Roche substantially increased its support for Phelophepa. A year later, the service was improved to include cancer screening, including pap smears for cervical cancer, breast examinations and PSA testing for prostate cancer. In 2009 Roche funded oncology training for three nursing professionals who are now responsible for educating patients on the signs, symptoms and importance of early detection of cancer.
It is now more than 80 years since the first publication on sports I Ivision appeared in literature. The early studies all originated THE STATUS OF SPORTS VISION IN SOUTH AFRICA vision in the disciplines of sports science and sport psychology and it was only during the 1970’s that optometry and ophthalmology really became involved in sports vision.