Meet Mr. Andréas Jacobus Schlemmer
Andréas Jacobus Schlemmer is currently employed at Eskom Expo for Young Scientists as the Provincial Coordinator in the Eastern Cape. André has 39 years’ experience in Education. He has experience in all learning areas and taught mainly Mathematics and Science. His 39 years included 8 years as Principal at White River Primary school, in Mpumalanga; two years as Principal at Laerskool Excelsior in Port Elizabeth and 12 years as Principal at Settlers Park Primary School also in Port Elizabeth. André holds a BA degree and Diploma in Education with majors in Botany and Zoology. He has a B Ed degree in Biblical studies and continued his studies. He has an ACE Diploma in management, that he completed in 2009 at NMU. He followed a 2-year course in Mentorship with Northwest University during 2016. André is passionate about nature conservation and as an Honorary Ranger in the Kruger Park his love for science led to the Settlers Science Expo which he organised for 12 years. As an experienced Expo judge at Eskom Expo for Young Scientists he uses his field of experience in his daily activities as Provincial Coordinator in his province to assist learners with their projects. He has a great passion for Leadership development and 21 Century skills development.