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World Teachers Day 5 October 2019

The South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) joins millions of teachers globally in celebrating World Teachers’ Day on October 5th under the theme “Young Teachers: The future of Professions.” World Teachers Day was initiated by UNESCO to commend teachers for the contribution they make to education and development. SADTU encourages government, communities, business and civic…

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Celebrating World Teachers’ Day from a mobile classroom perspective

The annual UNESCO International World Teachers’ Day, which takes place on October 5th, is set to celebrate our educators and the role they play in the development of our students and society. This year’s theme – The Right to Education Means the Right to a Qualified Teacher – is all about what we stand for…

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Public Investment Corporation bolstering maths and science teacher training

The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) has committed to improve access to quality educator training, specifically within the fields of mathematics and science. This developmental investment demonstrates the PIC’s mission to contribute towards the realisation of key developmental priorities of government, in line with the National Development Plan, and to ensure the mobilisation of education resources….

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Spreading Knowledge and Opportunities Through Mobility and Technologies

With South Africa’s unemployment rate being so high – 25% of the population in 2013 – the use of mobile iLabs have proven to be extremely effective at educating the public about what options they have when they are seeking jobs. Unfortunately, most South Africans think that in order for one to have a good…

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