Staff at Pakati – development, culture and relaxing

Some staff at Pakati recently attended a Staff Development course for Zimbabwean teachers at the Rainbow Towers Hotel in Harare, courtesy of the British Council.

Connecting Classrooms – getting schools ready for the future of learning in Zimbabwe.

Food for thought…
Mr Mutyavaviri, Mrs Munatswa & Mrs Pindura posing for a photo during a teabreak at the workshop on global citizenship hosted by the British Council

Some of the lady teachers at Pakati during a week celebrating their way of life, culture & dress in Zimbabwe

Mrs Pindura – ‘A selfie with my kids’

Mrs Munatswa & Mrs Pindura posing in the school grounds, with Mr Magabaza in the background giving students a pep-talk

Author:

My name is Chris Walker, and between January 1989 and September 1991 I worked, through VSO (Voluntary Service Overseas), at Pakati Secondary School in Murehwa South district in Zimbabwe. I was a Maths teacher for 2 years, the Acting Head for the last 8 months there. I have also taught in Botswana & the UK, had 4 years working for VSO, and spent the last 13 years as a Civil Servant in Bradford. I married a Zimbabwean woman & we have 2 sons.

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