Inspiring the Hero’s of Education
A Teacher’s Conference in Cape Town, Photographed by Anita Reed
Based in Cape Town, South Africa, Earth Child Project is a nonprofit organisation that provides health and environmental education at schools in underprivileged communities. Through yoga classes, nature hikes, and gardening and farming programs, the charity inspires hundreds of children each year. On March 24th, Earth Child Project held their 3rd annual Teachers Wellness Conve
ntion at Observatory Community Centre in Cape Town. The day was filled with workshops and facilitated sessions to educate and inspire the unsung heroes of the education world. Over 300 school teachers from va rious under-resourced communities in Cape Town were invited to share and learn during this inspiring event; there were sessions throughout the day on health-related issues such as yoga, dance meditation, and healthy eating. Photographer Anita Reed, who was kind enough to volunteer her time to document the workshop, and a selection of the results are below.