Prof Vuyisile Nkonki
Tel: +27 (0)40 602 2704
Vuyisile Nkonki was appointed in January 2007 in the Teaching Development Unit. He qualified as a teacher with Secondary Teachers' Diploma (Unitra) and proceeded to study BA, BEd (Unisa); MEd (UCT); MPhil (Stellenbosch) and DEd (WSU) degrees. He also holds the PGDHET (UFH), a teacher professional development qualification.
Prior to his job as a TDU consultant, he was a high school teacher for 14 years. From 2003 to 2006 he was contracted as a part-time lecturer at WSU (Butterworth and Mthatha campuses) in the ACE and BEd (Honours) programmes. His focus areas are: Assessment; Recognition of Prior Learning; Teacher Professional Development; and Education Policies.