Education in South Africa

 
 
3rd annual GTI Axis Summit a true success!

3rd annual GTI Axis Summit a true success!

Teachers from Chicago, IL, Detroit, MI, Palm Beach, FL, and from San Francisco, CA traveled from the United States to South Africa at the end of July to lead workshops and participate in inspirational educational discussions. Each of them then traveled to various schools within the LEAP school system, to work with teachers on professional […]

 
Reblog: Reflections from our San Francisco Interns by Khayakazi Mbunyuza

Reblog: Reflections from our San Francisco Interns by Khayakazi Mbunyuza

  by Khayakazi Mbunyuza On Saturday, March 4, 2017, 6 Educators from The Global Teachers Institute set off to San Francisco for the annual Teach With Africa U.S. Educator exchange program. The program places our trainee teachers in host schools throughout six schools in the U.S. where they observed and practiced teaching in American classrooms. […]

 
Zonke Mpotulo honored as one of the 200 South African’s under 35!

Zonke Mpotulo honored as one of the 200 South African’s under 35!

From growing up in a severely under-served community to becoming one of LEAP’s first educators in TWA’s first Educator Exchange program in 2010, Zonke Mpotulo has come full circle. As a graduate of LEAP, independent-run schools in South Africa that offer children an opportunity to have equal access to education for free, Zonke had ambitions […]

 
LEAP student excels through leadership in her community

LEAP student excels through leadership in her community

“A Grade 12 Dieplsoot pupil, Morongwa Ramasobane, is all that a youth should be, she is positive minded, helpful and hard working. This was revealed by Aveng Community Investment Trust, a socio-economic development organisation that supports youths with educational resources and character building. ‘This month, as we commemorate Youth Day and pay tribute to the 1976 […]

 
EdTech Summit Africa in 9 locations across South Africa and Swaziland

EdTech Summit Africa in 9 locations across South Africa and Swaziland

EdTech Summit Africa 2015 will provide free education technology professional development training for teachers in a series of nine conference workshops across six South African provinces and one new site in the country of Swaziland.  The 2015 global presenter team includes a stellar group of 15 South African and American teachers and technology experts from […]