Our Vision and Mission
The vision of TEACH South Africa is ensuring that every child in South Africa should attain an excellent education irrespective of their Socio-economic background. The overarching goal of the TEACH South Africa programme is to improve Mathematics, Science and English learner performance in Grades 4 to 12. In this regard, TEACH South Africa has two main aims
To attract and support South Africa’s most talented graduates to teach in schools for at least two years, and to improve learner performance in Mathematics, Science and English.
How You Can Get Involved
Become a Teach ambassador or Become a sponsor
If you would like to assist us with our work by donating, please deposit the TEACH South Africa PayFast account
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Calling all Change Agents:
Making Positive Impact
There is strong evidence that shows poor learners, with the same educational opportunities as wealthy learners, can achieve at the same level. Poor population learners are now matriculating at higher percent.
Growth Is Our Priority.
An Expanding Community
TEACH is a Non-Profit Organisation that relies on its hard-working recruits to fuel our cause. We host and attend a variety of fundraising initiatives throughout the year. Keep up to date with recent and upcoming events or read up on TEACH ‘In the News’
Teach SA so Far
556 Ambassadors have been placed since TEACH started in 2009 in 294 schools across 9 provinces with 71853 learners
Number of Schools
Our Partners & Sponsors
TEACH is a growing initiative that we could see more of in South Africa, it is inspiring to see the hard work we put in materialise into growth development and empowerment in the youth of our country.
News & Publications
TEACH SA January 2020 Newsletter
Overcoming classroom challenges with Lehlogonolo Matlakala Solomon Ortiz once said that: “teaching is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students.” Ms. Matlakala became a TEACH Ambassador in 2016 after obtaining a...
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Placing excellent high achieving graduates in low socio-economic backgrounds is the mandate TEACH South Africa set forth in its vision to revolutionize the standards of education across South Africa. A true testament to that vision is encapsulated in one individual....
TEACH South Africa Quartely Newsletter 2019
Playing an instrumental role in the lives of learners is the call that Ambassadors are tasked with. That is what Ambassador Emisang Machedi and colleague Onkemetse Mokgosi accomplished at Mncube Secondary School in Soweto, Mofolo. Fortune Mhlanga, a learner...
Our Alumni corner
Ordinary Heroes aka TEACH Ambassadors
Ordinary Heroes aka TEACH Ambassadors Who are you and what place do you call home? I am Tshegofatso “Phatso” Zingitwa and I am born and bred in Germiston on the East Rand of Johannesburg. What did you graduate with? I am a Political Science and International Relations...
Ordinary Heroes aka TEACH Ambassadors Who are you and what place do you call home? My name is Nditsheni Nekwevha and I am from Thoyandou. What did you graduate with? I have a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Physics Degree from the University of Venda. What were...
TEACH South Africa attended The Future of Learning conference which was held at the Birchwood Conference centre on the 10th and 11th of April 2017.
On the morning of May 11 2017, 40 Grade 10 and 11 learners from Thuto-Lesedi Secondary School in Vosloorus were invited to a Girl Talk event at the Youth Hall of the Acts Christian Church in Midrand.
Entrepreneur and author is committed to development on the continent. Former TEACH Ambassador Mothupi Kgopa is an entrepreneur and author. His debut book "African Wealth: Paradigm Shift" was launched on the 30th November at...
TEACH Ambassador Alumni, Lindiwe Ngwenya talks about her new role as Head of Department, her passion for teaching and how she plans to transform her school On August 1st Lindiwe Ngwenya, a former TEACH Ambassador, took up the newly created ICT Head of...
Matlebyane Letsetja joined Forte High School as a TEACH ambassador in April this year. Upon arrival he noticed that there were a number of chess boards and pieces at the school, but nobody was playing. After speaking to a fellow new teacher he realised that none of...
Bavuyise Mtana joins global organization HeyMath! to change the face of maths in SA Former TEACH Ambassador Bavuyise started a new role as a support coordinator at HeyMath! on the first of October.After two years and nine months as a TEACH Ambassador Bavuyise...