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Teach With Africa and Global Teachers Institute: Impactful Partnership

Teach With Africa and Global Teachers Institute: Impactful Partnership

Many of you had the opportunity to meet our Educator Exchange interns at the 12th Annual ‘Expanding our Horizons’ Gala last March, during their month-long stay in the San Francisco Bay Area from March 1-April 1.  Because of your support, by the end of the program, interns had formed unbreakable bonds with their host families […]

 
Summer Highlights | Fellows share their stories from South Africa

Summer Highlights | Fellows share their stories from South Africa

Molweni from South Africa! As we pass the halfway point for our Fellows in South Africa, Maren Anderson spoke with two of our Fellows to learn more about their experiences. Upon their return to their schools at home, our Fellows will continue to work with the teachers they partnered with in their Leap placements to […]

 
Updates from our Global Teachers Institute Program & Welcoming the 2018 Fellows!

Updates from our Global Teachers Institute Program & Welcoming the 2018 Fellows!

In March, 8 teachers from various regions of South Africa traveled to the San Francisco to be placed in Bay Area schools. Through an exchange of teaching and learning, teaching peers can share best practices, form mentoring relationships, connect culturally, and collaborate on strategies to bring about equality in education in both countries. We are delighted to introduce […]

 
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. […]