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Education educator

Eliachim Molapi Sebatane, Mosotho education educator. American Studies Research fellow United States Information Service, 1984; United States Agency for International Development scholar, 1971-1972, 73-76.

Background

Sebatane, Eliachim Molapi was born on June 21, 1944 in Kolo, Mafeteng, Lesotho. Son of Othniel Lefuma and Julida Selloane (Thamae) Sebatane.

Education

Bachelor, University Botswana, Lesotho/Swaziland, Roma, 1970. Master of Arts, University Pittsburgh, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1976.

Career

Teacher Lesotho Government, Maseru, 1970, schools inspector, 1971, research/testing officer, 1971-1976. Lecturer National University Lesotho, Roma, 1977-1982, senior lecturer, 1983-1989, professor education, since 1990, director Institute Education, 1991-1997. Consultant Minister Planning, Lesotho Government, 1986-1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with C.M. Chabane and J.P. Lefoka) Teaching and Learning Strategies in Lesotho: An Empirical Perspective of Primary School Classrooms, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Association Educational Assessment (president 1994-1997), International Council on Education for teaching (board directors since 1995), National Council on Measurement in Education (chair international measurement issues committee 1994-1997), Southern African Comparative and History of Education Society (executive committee since 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, sports, music, stamp collecting/philately.

Connections

Married Lois Anne Saito, July 23, 1973. Children: Selloane, Tselane, Lefuma, Mabitso.

father:
Othniel Lefuma Sebatane

mother:
Julida Selloane (Thamae) Sebatane

spouse:
Lois Anne Saito

child:
Selloane Sebatane

child:
Tselane Sebatane

child:
Lefuma Sebatane

child:
Mabitso Sebatane