Retief Loubser completed his studies at the Boland Teachers’ College in Wellington in 1993, followed by eleven years of teaching in the intermediate and senior phase. In 1998 he was part of the transition from Woodwork to Technology, obtaining the required further training to do so. He was appointed as Head of Department for the FET Phase at a remedial private school in 2005. Here he has been teaching ever since, specializing in the education of learners with special needs, such as overcoming the challenges of ADD, ADHD, dyslexia and many more. One of his personal career highlights was being part of the team of authors for Huisgenoot / You Magazine’s School Projects in 2012.