September 2021


Teacher Hero
We at TOGI are very proud of B Ed Intermediate Phase student Jerome Buchler on being awarded as the Teacher Hero for September. This honour was bestowed after Jerome implemented ‘Playful Project-based Learning’ having followed the sessions during which teachers learnt how to create learning spaces and processes that would help learners learn better, and...
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teaching practice
“Please ensure that you sanitise your hands, the bottles are on your tables”, “remember social distancing” and “no mask, no opportunity to engage in the experiment”, were the words uttered by a fourth-year Two Oceans Graduate Institute preservice teacher during a lesson. In May and June 2021 during Lockdown Level 2 in South Africa, our...
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Niël Rademan
TOGI salutes PGCE student Niël Rademan, impresario, on his unending endeavours to take the arts to the people living in towns such as Somerset West, Heidelberg, Paternoster and many more. Mr Rademan, himself an acclaimed musician and singer, makes sure that productions of the highest quality in a variety of genres such as music, theatre...
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farewell to head of department
On 1 September, the Two Oceans Graduate Institute welcomed as incoming Head of Department, Initial Teacher Education, Mr Reidwaan Jawoodeen, who will take over the reins from Dr Georina Westraadt, who has been in this position since the inception of the B Ed Intermediate Phase degree in 2017. At a lunch attended by academic and...
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