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SARAECE President | Dr Giulietta Domenica Harrison - Rhodes University, Centre for Social Development

Giulietta Harrison, who is the current President of SARAECE has come from a background of many years of teaching in early childhood classrooms across a variety of contexts.  She has been a school Principal, an H.O.D and a lecturer in Foundation Phase.  She is presently the Director for the Centre for Social Development at Rhodes University and wears both an academic and an NPO hat.  She has a passion for helping teachers to provide positive spaces for learning which she expresses through her work in Emotional Intelligence.  She did her Masters research looking at how to promote this in a Grade R classroom and her PhD on understanding how children learning using Grade 1 Literacy as her vehicle for analysis.  She is presently mentoring both PhD and Master's students and lecturing on the B.Ed and PGCE programmes run at the Education Faculty at Rhodes University.  She has written a variety of training programmes as 'open-source' documents for the NPO sector including parent and teacher programmes.  As the Director of an NPO, she manages a range of outreach and training programmes together with a full portfolio of fundraising activities.  Through the work of SARAECE she would like to promote the development of novice academics and contribute to the growth of the ECCE sector.



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