Nov 2020

Month

Each year, the Open Education conference provides a collaborative space where those interested in open educational resources, open pedagogy and open education initiatives share ideas and talk together. This year’s OpenEd20 was no exception. The dynamic Open Education Conference 2020 was hosted from Colorado, USA, but presented virtually due to COVID-19 restrictions. The virtual format...
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become a teacher
Most children have dreams of what to become when they grow up. I was no different. Wanting to become some kind of hero when I grow up, my ideals were to become a firefighter, a doctor or maybe even a lawyer. However, I cannot stand the sight of blood and soon realised this obstacle drastically...
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The monthly staff development session for TOGI academic personnel on Wednesday, 4 November 2020 took the form of a joint presentation by a guest speaker, Dr Karen Dos Reis, Senior Lecturer: Teaching and Learning Specialist Economics and Management Sciences Faculty of the University of the Western Cape and Dr Georina Westraadt, HOD Intermediate Phase Education...
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Lourens Erasmus
One of our Founding Directors said at one stage: Two Oceans Graduate Institute should be the best teacher education institution in the world. I asked myself what the meaning of this remark could be coming from a humble spirit such as Dr Ali Adam. I said to myself, just work hard and do your utmost...
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There is a growing trend in the sport of cycling regardless of the difficult economic conditions as cycling requires expensive equipment. Yet,, many South Africans take up cycling for several reasons – being health-conscious, competitive road and mountain bikers, and commuting as eco-friendly or/and affordable means. However, we find another reason for Team Gradient to...
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