Matthew Goniwe School of Leadership and Governance (MGSLG) is a section 21 Company (non-profit organisation and an agency of the Gauteng Department Of Education (GDE)). It was established to research, develop and deliver cutting edge capacity building programmes in, School Management & Leadership, School Governance and Teacher Development for schools in the Gauteng province.
The institution is located in two campuses. Vrededorp which serves as the Head Office And Benoni which mainly serves as the training centre for programmes. MGSLG plays an important role incapacity building for school Governing read more
During his State of the Nation Address in April 2007, the President of South Africa specifically referred to the ECD practitioners training and the need to upgrade this constituency into permanent employees in the public service. This training project is one of the mandates of government and a priority linked with the Department of Public Work’s promotion of job creation through the ECD Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP).read more
In 2011, MGSLG, in partnership with the Gauteng Department of Education, began the delivery of the parental/family support programme. The programme was motivated by the need to increase parental involvement in public schools particularly in resource-deficient, underperforming schooling environments. From its inception, the Parental/Family Support Programme was linked to the strategic goals of the GDE.read more
This programme targets SMTs in all priority secondary schools in the province in all three clusters. It focuses on School Improvement and Subject Improvement Plan. The professional development framework is made up of three tiers, namely: Tier I Community of Practice (CoPs), Tier II Formal Training of SMTs and Tier III coaching of principals.read more