Let the voices speak!

Exactly just one month to go until the Second Annual BottomUp public speaking festival: Speak Up 2019: Recognise – Analyse – Reimagine Saturday saw our second to last workshop as we met with the learners to go over some last minute speaking dos and donts,...

BottomUp goes on Camp

From the 12th to 14th of April about 60 representatives from the ARCs [Action Research Committee] of Fairmount, Lotus River and Zeekoevlei set off for the Rocklands campsite in Simonstown for a life and school transforming weekend. Critical Literacy These are not the...

BottomUp presents: Speak Up 2019

Towards the end of last year, those who attended were pretty much blown away by the speeches we saw [and felt] delivered at the first ever BottomUp Public Speaking Festival which you can read more about over here. Never happy to rest on our laurels, BottomUp Public...

Mobile Classroom 2018

“Twas the week before break-up and all through the schools  Were the sounds of no learning, because them are the rules!” Well, it might be a little early for Christmas-themed songs, but as the last week of school term arrived, you wouldn’t be mistaken for thinking...