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About the Chair
The Chair is situated on the Soweto campus of the University. The Chair continued to work from the Centre For Education Practice Research, which was founded in 2007 with the brief to research education on the ground. Existing projects were incorporated into the work of the SARChI Chair in 2016.
The Chair is home to a number of research projects on child development and learning as well as teacher education for the primary school. The main programme of research is early reading and primary school mathematics and science learning. The recent additions to the research portfolio is robotics and coding for foundation phase teachers and learners and neuroimaging with a functional near-infrared spectroscopy device.
The UJ Cognition Lab is also situated in the Chair (GNA 104, Soweto campus)