2023 Teaching Awards entries are open


The Free State Department of Education MEC, Makalo Mohale, calls on teachers to participate in the 2023 National Teaching Award competition.

According to a statement by the department, teachers who have won at both provincial and national levels have received more recognition and awards. “Some were nominated to participate in the African Union (AU) Teachers Awards,” the statement read.

In addition, mathematics teachers have received extra training from the Chinese Embassy to improve their teaching.

Under the theme, To Invest in People, Prioritise Teachers, the awards that were incepted in 2000 aim to motivate and encourage teachers to have their best performance in the classroom.

The provincial announcement and ceremony are set to take place on 18 August. Nomination forms are available at schools and local district offices.

Compiled by Gypseenia Lion