John Gilmour

John Gilmour

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Name: John Gilmour
Organization: LEAP Science and Maths Schools
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Title: Director
Bio:
We need to do things differently - we can no lonegr continue to improve what simply does not work.

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Mar 09, 2016 / 0 Comments / in Education

John has founded six no-fee schools, the LEAP Schools, in marginalized communities across several provinces in South Africa where he has developed a learner-centered educational approach focusing on math and science education and an innovative teacher training and management system. A core component of the educational approach is to focus on social and emotional intelligence as a key lever for disadvantaged youth in South Africa to reach their full potential.