Indigenous Knowledge Systems can play a vital role in quality education – More focus in Science

Richman Mzwakhe Festile

  • Duration: 60 min
  • Language: English
  • Ages: All Ages
  • Date: April 15, 2021 16:00
  • Recorded: Live session with recording available afterwards
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What is quality education? What are Indigenous Knowledge Systems? Why should we incorporate Indigenous Knowledge Systems in Sciences? Scientific world view collides with traditional African cultural world view.


Richman Mzwakhe Festile is a Senior Education Specialist responsible for monitoring NS and NS-Tech in the Nelson Mandela Bay District. He has a teaching experience of 26 years and has been teaching in both primary and high schools. Richman acquired his MEd in Science Education from the University of the Western Cape. He presented in Eastern Cape SAASTA conference and in the Primary School Educators Conference in Scotland.