Nurturing expert
teachers who
embrace innovation
and lead change

Nurturing expert
teachers who
embrace
innovation
and
lead change

Nurturing expert teachers who embrace innovation
and lead change

Grade 12 or
Gap Year

intake opens on
1st March 2020

eligibility quiz

1st Year University
(UCT/UP)

intake opens on
1st March 2020

eligibility quiz

3rd Year University
(PGCE in 2021)

intake opens on
1st March 2020

eligibility quiz

Grade 12 or
Gap Year

intake opens on
1st March 2020

eligibility quiz

1st Year University
(UCT/UP)

intake opens on
1st March 2020

eligibility quiz

3rd Year University
(PGCE in 2021)

intake opens on
1st March 2020

eligibility quiz

Grade 12 or
Gap Year

intake opens on 1st March 2020

eligibility quiz

1st Year University
(UCT/UP)

intake opens on 1st March 2020

eligibility quiz

3rd Year University
(PGCE in 2021)

intake opens on 1st March 2020

eligibility quiz

Nominiate pupils for
the Jakes Gerwel Fellowship

Know someone who would excel with us?
Nominate them today.

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Nominiate pupils for
the Jakes Gerwel Fellowship

Know someone who would excel
with us?
Nominate them today.

nominate a candidate

Nominiate pupils for the Jakes Gerwel Fellowship

Know someone who would excel with us?
Nominate them today.

nominate a candidate

Teaching: Why Not?

The quality of an
education system
cannot exceed
the
quality of its
teachers.

Most people would ask “Why Teaching?” If you really want to be at the forefront of an education revolution, the question Jakes Gerwel Fellowship would like to ask you is “Why not teaching?”

– Andreas Schleicher, Director for Education and Skills at the OECD

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Teaching: Why Not?

The quality of an
education system
cannot exceed
the
quality of its teachers.

Most people would ask “Why Teaching?” If you really want to be at the forefront of an education revolution, the question Jakes Gerwel Fellowship would like to ask you is “Why not teaching?”

– Andreas Schleicher, Director for Education and Skills at the OECD

read more

Teaching: Why Not?

The quality of an
education system
cannot exceed
the
quality of its
teachers.

Most people would ask “Why Teaching?” If you really want to be at the forefront of an education revolution, the question Jakes Gerwel Fellowship would like to ask you is “Why not teaching?”

– Andreas Schleicher, Director for Education and Skills at the OECD

read more

Become a fellow

Are you in Grade 12? Are you currently in your 1st year at UCT or UP? If so, Jakes Gerwel Fellowship has a mission for you to tackle one of the biggest megatrends of your generation.

We are inviting you to be at the forefront of solving some of the most significant educational challenges in South Africa.

read more

Become a fellow

Are you in Grade 12? Are you currently in your 1st year at UCT or UP? If so, Jakes Gerwel Fellowship has a mission for you to tackle one of the biggest megatrends of your generation.

We are inviting you to be at the forefront of solving some of the most significant educational challenges in South Africa.

read more

Become a fellow

Are you in Grade 12? Are you currently in your 1st year at UCT or UP? If so, Jakes Gerwel Fellowship has a mission for you to tackle one of the biggest megatrends of your generation.

We are inviting you to be at the forefront of solving some of the most significant educational challenges in South Africa.

read more

About us

Jakes Gerwel Fellowship is a full university scholarship that provides extensive mentoring and leadership development for top learners with a passion for teaching and education. At the heart of what we do is in nurturing expert teacher who embrace innovation and can lead the kind of change that our educational sector so desperately requires. In short, we want to make the strongest possible case and provide the greatest possible support for our best students to become our best future teachers.

Vision

As expert teachers, educational leaders and social entrepreneurs, Jakes Gerwel Fellows are at the forefront of solving the most pressing educational challenges, and in so doing, improve schools in South Africa.

Mission

Jakes Gerwel Fellowship is an aspirational fellowship which identifies high potential students who, through financial support, high quality teacher education and professional induction, become expert teachers, educational leaders and social entrepreneurs who will lead system change to achieve quality education for all learners.

About us

Jakes Gerwel Fellowship is a full university scholarship that provides extensive mentoring and leadership development for top learners with a passion for teaching and education. At the heart of what we do is in nurturing expert teacher who embrace innovation and can lead the kind of change that our educational sector so desperately requires. In short, we want to make the strongest possible case and provide the greatest possible support for our best students to become our best future teachers.

read more

Vision

As expert teachers, educational leaders and social entrepreneurs, Jakes Gerwel Fellows are at the forefront of solving the most pressing educational challenges, and in so doing, improve schools in South Africa.

read more

Mission

Jakes Gerwel Fellowship is an aspirational fellowship which identifies high potential students who, through financial support, high quality teacher education and professional induction, become expert teachers, educational leaders and social entrepreneurs who will lead system change to achieve quality education for all learners.

read more

About us

Jakes Gerwel Fellowship is a full university scholarship that provides extensive mentoring and leadership development for top learners with a passion for teaching and education. At the heart of what we do is in nurturing expert teacher who embrace innovation and can lead the kind of change that our educational sector so desperately requires. In short, we want to make the strongest possible case and provide the greatest possible support for our best students to become our best future teachers.

read more

Vision

As expert teachers, educational leaders and social entrepreneurs, Jakes Gerwel Fellows are at the forefront of solving the most pressing educational challenges, and in so doing, improve schools in South Africa.

read more

Mission

Jakes Gerwel Fellowship is an aspirational fellowship which identifies high potential students who, through financial support, high quality teacher education and professional induction, become expert teachers, educational leaders and social entrepreneurs who will lead system change to achieve quality education for all learners.

read more
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