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This blog is all about sharing all things life! Especially the life of a new teacher in South Africa about to take up her space! In order to Be Royalty; We must Teach Royalty! I share my journey with you, my thoughts, my aspirations, my struggles and my triumphs because I believe, although we might have been born alone, we were not meant to live on Earth alone. We share so much common ground not only as teachers but as human beings; however, we often forget that we are not alone. We need to stand together and help fix each other’s crowns

  • The First Rule of Being A Teacher …
    This past weekend, I attended a 2-day Novice Teacher Symposium with two colleagues/friends of mine. This event was a first of its kind, hosted by the district. Of course, with any first event, there are bound to be “complications” so two out of the three of us almost did not… Continue Reading →
  • Thoughts of a Matric Teacher
    I was shocked when I was told that I would be teaching Grade 12 Mathematical Literacy in 2022 (aka my first year of teaching). As with most of my challenges and my desire to have a job and my excitement of the nature of my job, I said yes. From… Continue Reading →
  • Thought Piece: “A ‘Good’ Teacher is a ‘Self-Abuser’ Teacher”
    I recently read this article on a blog site about a ‘good’ teacher being a ‘self-abuser’ teacher. It obviously caught my attention and really got me thinking about myself as well as my colleagues as my point of reference, comparison, and source of inspiration. Yes, I measure myself and some… Continue Reading →
  • Hopes and Fears of NQT Year 2
    So last year around this time, I had some hopes, fears, expectations, and doubts about being a newly qualified teacher in the classroom for the first time ever. Well, it is year 2 now … Those hopes and fears for really every go away. They are sort of ever-present, and… Continue Reading →

“Spread Love, Light and Knowledge”

Sithembiso Gugulethu Mbatha, Author
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