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23rd June 2017

What are 21st century skills?

Lieb Liebenberg We increasingly hear of the importance of teaching 21st Century skills in the classroom to ensure that our students are prepared for the […]
23rd June 2017

Adapting to change

Buy-in from the school management team, principals and district officials is crucial to improving learners’ academic performance Janet Thomson When visiting schools, it is common […]
22nd June 2017

Winner: Kader Asmal Excellence Award

Thandabantu Tennyson August, Eastern Cape Thandabantu August has paid his dues in education, having dedicated a solid 40 years to the teaching profession. During his […]
22nd June 2017

Winner: Lifetime Achievement Award

Mahomed Farouk Bayat New West Secondary School, Newlands West, KwaZulu-Natal “I must say it came as a complete surprise to be declared the winner of […]
22nd June 2017

Winner: Excellence in Mathematics (FET)

Fazlin Kola Zinniaville Secondary School, Rustenberg, North West With 18 years’ teaching experience, Kola is surely among the most experienced crop of teachers in the […]
22nd June 2017

Winner: Excellence in Special Needs Teaching

Monniek Alberts Estralita School, Lydenburg, Mpumalanga Monniek Alberts has been teaching for eight years at a school for severely intellectually disabled children. Her class consists […]