The ELOM Targeting Tool

The ELOM Short Form Targeting Tool (ELOM TT) was designed for the purpose of quickly identifying children within a programme that need additional support. It is a five item version of the ELOM that can be administered in about 15 minutes, and may be used to identify...

A tool to measure the Home Learning Environment

The ELOM-Home Learning Environment (HLE) tool is one of the suite of instruments developed by Innovation Edge to measure preschool children’s learning outcomes and their predictors. It is a short questionnaire that is designed to capture key features of a preschool...

The Early Learning Programme Outcomes Study is released

South Africa’s National Integrated ECD Policy provides for a range of different early learning programmes of which playgroups and ECD centres are most common for children aged 3 – 5 years. Local evidence for the effectiveness of these programmes is very limited...
ELOM Assessor Training 2018

ELOM Assessor Training 2018

In order to roll out the ELOM in support of quality ECD programming, training accredited assessors has been our primary activity. There have been two ELOM assessor training weeks in 2018. In August, Ntataise Lowveld and RCL foods generously assisted the ELOM team in...

The second Learning Community Workshop

There was a wonderful turnout at the second Learning Community Workshop of 2017! We would like to acknowledge the presence and contribution of you all: ·         TREE ·         Sikhule Sonke ·         Masibumbane ·         The Learning Initiative ·         LETCEE...
Recent ELOM Assessor training weeks

Recent ELOM Assessor training weeks

In order to roll out the ELOM in support of quality ECD programming, training accredited assessors has been our primary activity. In November 2016, True North in Cape Town and Cotlands in Johannesburg generously assisted the ELOM team in hosting two training weeks....