Education Specialist:Natural Sciences
Limpopo Province:Education Department
I started my teaching career in 1988, teaching English Second Language and Mathematics to high school students of age groups 12 to 30. My additional responsibilities were administering the school and hiring personnel for the school as an acting principal.
In 1997 August the district officially appointed me acting principal for the school after assessing its effective progress under my leadership after having had our first high school graduations.
In 1990 August I got a Career Development Scholarship to study in the State at the University of Southern California for TESOL. I completed my research in 1991 May;and went back to continue teaching and administering the ESL teaching in my district.
I got involved in mathematics teaching through my believe in learning within the context.In 2008 April I graduated in ACE:Mathematics with the university of North West in South Africa.
In 2004 to 2006 I, consecutively, produced 100% pass rate for English Second as well as English First Languages in my classes in the National Grade 12 results; and it was history for the school to achieve such with a number of distictions in English and Mathematics.My expertise in the teaching of in the English enables me to teach any other subject from a different field than my major-hence,my unique skill of teaching across the curriculum towards possibilities in real life situations.
Apart from my teaching career, I possess skills and qualifications in Project Management, Financial Management,Computer Application and Technology,International Education Leadership Skills, Institution Building; and hold a qualifiucation in Community Development Leadership Programs.I am high computer literate and can teach technology integration into the classroom to improve teaching and learning.
Currently I am Educational Specialist in Natural Sciences teaching and learning,supervising and designing programs and projects for the enhancement of teaching and learning subjects in this field of study.