Author Archive | Khayakazi Mbunyuza

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Happy New Year

2020 was a year unlike any other, as we had to face the COVID-19 global pandemic which restricted many nations when hard government lockdowns were implemented worldwide. South Africa was no different as we went into a level 5 lockdown from the 27th of March 2020 to try and minimise the spread of COVID-19. The […]

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GTI Future Leaders Imbizo 2020

Each year GTI is committed to hosting a multi-day convergence of students, teachers and education leaders from throughout South Africa and around the world. In the light of the COVID -19 pandemic, we were, unfortunately, unable to host the annual GTI Axis Summit for 2020, which has been the highlight of the year for our […]

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We are proud to share that GTI has a fresh new look with a redefined logo and brand identity that reflects our growth over the last five years. Our unwavering commitment to our mission, philosophy and core principles remains the same. GTI will now have a youthful, confident look with bold and bright colours as […]

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WORLD TEACHERS’ DAY 2020 with Khanyisile Mthunzi

  This year, World Teachers’ Day will celebrate teachers with the theme “Teachers: Leading in crisis, reimagining the future”. UNESCO introduced this day as an “occasion to celebrate the teaching profession worldwide, take stock of achievements, and draw attention to the voices of teachers, who are at the heart of efforts to attain the global education target of leaving […]

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Closing the digital divide by Nomcebo Dladla and Nomfundo Sibeko

Nomcebo Dladla, Regional School Coordinator, KwaZulu Natal  Universities appeared desperate to salvage the first semester at all costs. Most of them have the ability to deliver their teaching and learning commitments using online platforms, but, not all students have laptops or internet connections, especially if they had gone home during the lockdown to places without […]

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Women’s Month with Asanda Sigigaba

This women’s month we are honouring and celebrating the many remarkable women across our continent. Every day these women, like many in our country, strive to uplift their families and communities often in the face of insurmountable odds. Asanda Sigigaba, a GTI Future Leader graduate and now LEAP 3, School Leader, is one of the […]

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The Mandela Day food can mosaic is an annual event organised by the LEAP Maths & Science Schools in partnership with the Global Teachers Institute, Rhodes Food Group and the Hyprop Foundation where learners, teachers, shoppers and staff come together to build a mosaic commemorating Madiba’s life and legacy out of Rhodes foods cans. Due […]

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Building Back Better

As our aspiring teachers in the Future Leaders programme face the dual challenge of UNISA examinations and the opening of schools in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, we thought we would update you on the progress we have made with the help of many supporters to our Back a Buddy crowdsourcing campaign, Fund the […]

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My 1st week at Cathedral School for Boys

Musa Mathye is a Global Teachers Institute Future Leader who is set to graduate in April 2020. His Action Based Research project will focus on Student empowerment through technology. He plans to investigate how technology is used to maximize learning and how is it integrated with the curriculum. He will conduct a survey on the […]

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