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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Jansen, Jonathan D.
We need to talk.
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Jonathan D Jansen
|Notes:||"Articles previously published as columns in The times"--Title page verso.|
|Description:||1 online resource (270 pages)|
|Contents:||Cover; Title; Copyright; Acknowledgments; Table of Contents; Introduction; The rainbow in the rain; Talk About Schools; Impossible without a dramatic intervention; Zim can teach us a thing or two; Matric exams not 'do or die'; How to start fixing our schools; The language of enthusiasm; Something familiar in Flanders; Walk on through the wind; Those who can't, shouldn't teach; The kids are going to be okay; Practice makes perfect pupils; The enduring legacy of OBE; Matric exam failing the test; Happy schools aren't a myth; The Lord of the Flies' legions; New school of thinking needed. Star awards: The rebel allianceThe parlous state of our nation; Ethembeni breaks the mould; Learn us how to talk proper; From gangland to campus; Nun so good in a classroom; Sinking deeper into mediocrity; Talk About Universities; Don't kid yourself about BAs; Travel does a world of good; Race holds us back after class; Don't look back in anger; How 'journalism' sets us back; Catch 'em young, send 'em up; Is it the journey that matters?; Young lives hang in the balance; Another future in our hands; Varsities in fight for standards; Something has got to give; Me first, and then maybe you. Talk About LeadershipYou ran a good race, Bra Si; Arch: Always thinking ahead; From a boy to his old man; Leadership comes from within; Ask not for whom Bill toils; The sound of your own voice; At the crossroads once more; Learn to escape the parent trap; Talk About Society; Little Spirit; Tribal lines still firmly drawn; No playing the race card right; Mixed messages; Our broken promises; The violence within us; I am a foreigner --
to hatred; We're opening up our history; Being respectful is a choice; Take care, life is full of surprises; Vulgarity tip of amoral iceberg. Sing of life, or sing of deathIncapacitated by incompetents; Cast these bitter songs aside; Our troubles are still skin deep; Talk About Sport and The 2010 World Cup; Cup brings out our true colours; Sepp says 'Collect that rubbish!'; Even Sowetans get the Blues; Why I'm no patriotic diehard; Jansen shoots ... he scores!; More good than bad in SA; Epilogue; Reconciliation nights.
- Educators -- South Africa.
- South Africa -- Social conditions -- 1994-
- South Africa -- Politics and government -- 1994-
- Education -- South Africa.
- Schools -- South Africa.
- Universities and colleges -- South Africa.
- EDUCATION -- Evaluation & Assessment.
- Political science.
- Social history.
- Universities and colleges.
- South Africa.