At Xander we are always looking to give the amazing people who teach South Africa’s children a special mention and shout out. Meet grade 7 teacher and Deputy principal, Patricia Petersen.
Tell us about your career and your choice to become a teacher?
I’ve been a primary school teacher for the past 38yrs. I am currently the Deputy Principal at Turfhall Primary School in Cape Town and I teach Grade 7’s. My teaching career started at Cypress Primary School where I taught for 23 yrs. This is where I was mentored, supported and given the opportunity to empower myself with all the knowledge to develop as a well-rounded educator.
Read the full interview here