Vision and Mission


To strive of excellence, diversity and ethics in the professional preparation of beginner and in-service training teachers, nationally and internationally



The teaching practice office characterises itself as seeking excellence of the teaching profession, as realised through esteemed, professional and dedicated teachers with deep knowledge, responsibility, accountability, employability and ethics for the diverse Southern African environment and to the highest international standards. The teachers have the ability to adapt to the changing disciplinary, technological and social contexts of the 21st century environment through being life-long, self-reflective learners and contributors to professional knowledge of themselves and their fellow teachers. 

Published by Thabo Masenamela

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