Invitation to all SAERA members to become members of the Curriculum Studies SIG

19 May, 2021 4:00 pm
Presented by:

Petro du Preez


Dear SAERA members

Invitation to all SAERA members to become members of the Curriculum Studies SIG

I trust this email finds you in good health. Herewith I would like to extend an invitation to all SAERA members to become a member of the Curriculum Studies Special Interest Group. Quarterly meetings will be held to discuss pressing matters pertaining to Curriculum Studies scholarship in South Africa. The first of these meetings will be held on 19 May 2021 from 16:00-17:00. During this meeting the 2021s activities will be planned according to members’ specific needs and pressing matters that arise that influences Curriculum Studies scholarship.

The meeting link is as follows:

Meeting ID: 976 6010 5604

Passcode: 476731


More background to the SIG’s activities are included as an attachment to this email. Further activities of the SIG will also be communicated throughout the year.

The benefits of participating in SIG activities, are as follows:

  • to collaborate with top scholars in the field of Curriculum Studies in South Africa;
  • to present and co-present papers and participate in annual SAERA symposia and/or webinars arranged by the SIG; and
  • to collaborate and develop research projects and joint publications.

Should you want to be included in the membership of the SIG, please send an email to Petro du Preez ( at your earliest convenience. In the email, state your (a) title, (b) full names and surname, (c) institutional affiliation, (d) your email address and (e) a cell phone number.

For further information, contact:

Professor Petro du Preez (North-West University)

SAERA Curriculum Studies SIG coordinator

IAACS (International Society for the Advancement of Curriculum Studies):

South African Representative on the General Assembly

Kind regards,

Petro du Preez