This special occasion should also serve as a time to celebrate the ‘classroom mum’, who in addition to being a teacher, also provides her pupils with warmth, care, guidance and an abundance of love.
At the fair, the principal also thanked ‘Book 2 U’, teachers, parents and pupils of the school for supporting the initiative.
The ecstatic pupils received free copies of the study guide, which were sponsored by IQRAA Trust SA.
After graduating from the University of KwaZulu-Natal Westville with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree and a Higher Diploma in Education, the passionate teacher got his first job as an accounting teacher in 1984, where he inspired and educated senior Greytown Secondary pupils.
The programme is conducted by International Association for Human Values which is the sister body of the Art of Living Foundation.
St Mary’s equipped its brand new language centre which offers its pupils a choice between both the languages so that pupils are not forced to pick a particular language that could have a negative effect on their matric results later in their schooling career.
These schools visits form part of government’s broader programme to address social ills and to eradicate the scourge of crime in our communities.
The workshop was held for pupils from grade eight to grade 10 to assist them in making the right career decisions and to showcase to them the opportunities available.
The school thanks the eThekwini Municipality for affording the pupils the wonderful opportunity.
Management and pupils of the school thank staff and management of the Silverglen Nature Reserve for a memorable day.
The school HOD, M Moodley, invited and introduced the special guests. Co-writer and director, Jayan Moodley and Madhushan Singh, gave the pupils a motivational talk.