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Rebecca Hickman

Rebecca Hickman

    Keeping the passion for teaching alive
    Keeping the passion for teaching alive
    Mandisa* considered leaving teaching after only four weeks in the job. She had always wanted to teach and after graduation was impatient to...
    Curriculum misses the mark
    Curriculum misses the mark
    Much work appears to have gone into the draft preschool curriculum framework the department of basic education recently published for comment. But...
    Schooling alone won’t fix illiteracy
    Schooling alone won’t fix illiteracy
    In South Africa, when a thoughtful report is published about how to improve child literacy it is generally welcomed as "a good thing". So...