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2023 Educator Exchange Programme

Global Teachers Institute (GTI) is excited to see the exchange programme happening again after the challenges posed by COVID-19. The Educator Exchange Programme hosted by Teach With Africa (TWA) and Global Teachers Institute is a valuable opportunity for both South African intern teachers and US teachers. The commitment to reciprocity and learning from one another […]

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New Year! New Energy!

Dear Donors, Partners and Friends of GTI As we begin the new year, I am more confident than ever that the work we do is urgent, critical and can rescue the future of South Africa as a country. Our work as the Global Teachers Institute (GTI) focuses on creating a new brigade of young transformative […]

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GTI supports teacher interns affected by the Gauteng storms

Over the past week there have been heavy storms in Gauteng which destroyed many homes. Two of our teacher interns were affected as their homes were destroyed or roofs taken away. Our regional schools coordinator (RSC) for Gauteng, Ms. Solange Kabeya, rushed to their homes as soon as she heard that the interns were in need of support.  (more…)

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Graduation Post

GTI Celebrates its 4th Graduation Ceremony on World Teachers Day

  The Global Teachers Institute held its 4th graduation ceremony on the 5th of October during an inspiring hybrid event that involved parents, national and provincial government education officials, funders, current teacher interns, its alumni and the graduates themselves. GTI’s Executive Director, Dr. Fay Hodza, highlighted that the 2022 graduation ceremony was deliberately scheduled to […]

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Applications now open

2023 Future Leaders Programme Applications

WANT TO BECOME A TEACHER?  Applications for the Future Leaders Programme for 2023 are now open. We are currently recruiting for current Bachelor of Education ( B.Ed ) third-year students to join our Future Leaders Programme in 2023 in selected regions in Gauteng, Limpopo, the Western Cape, Northern Cape Province and Mpumalanga. All Future Leader interns […]

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Fund The Future Fundraising Campaign

The Global Teachers Institute (GTI) is excited to celebrate its 5th Year Anniversary and invites you to join our annual fundraising campaign to help Fund The Future, our aspiring teachers. With your help, we will continue to  provide wrap-around support to enable the Future Leaders to grow and develop into future-proofed teachers, ready for the demands […]

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S Mag Women of the Year issue | Asanda Sigigaba – A leap of faith

This article was first published by Sowetan Live by journalist Karabo Ledwaba on 05 August 2022 – 07:00 We are proud of our very own GTI Future Leader alumna, Asanda Sigigaba. She was recently featured on the Sowetan LIVE as Woman of the Year in Education.  Halala Asanda! Asanda Sigigaba is a dynamic young principal […]

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Global Teachers Institute 5th Anniversary Celebration

On Tuesday, 12th July 2022, the Global Teachers Institute (GTI)  hosted its 5th-anniversary celebration which focused on thanking all friends and supporters, new and old, big and small and who have enabled the work of supporting aspiring teachers, our Future Leaders.  GTI was established in 2017 as a non-profit organisation registered with the Department of […]

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