Depression may affect cognitive ability, which in turn affects the patient’s self-care ability. Other emotional conditions include anxiety, stress and distress.
Governing bodies are made up of the vital stakeholders at a public school. The principal, parents, educators, members of staff (non-educators) and pupils (at secondary schools) are the members of the SGB. Each constituency is elected from representatives from that constituency.
The SGB has to formally elect the Interview Committee (IC) from within its members. Prior to the election of the IC, the chairman must ensure that all substantive vacancies on the SGB are filled. Usually, 30 days’ notice has to be given for such by-elections.
It is now common practice for high school pupils to find temporary employment during this waiting period. This helps to relax the mind and to take away the focus from the nervous wait. It also serves as a source of income for the pupil.
Sociopaths are not necessarily confined to prisons and found in gangs. They are ordinary people who live among us. They are also in leadership positions wielding great power and influence over us. That’s where the danger lies.
The core function of SGBs in public schools is to support the principal and staff of a school in the promotion of quality public education for all pupils.
The train left promptly at eight. The streets and buildings of Durban flashed by overhead
A belief that it can’t happen to me or that the consequences don’t matter is short-sighted. Immature young adults may wrongly believe that they are invincible and in control.
Understanding the views of others is the key to social progress and greater co-operation.
The wife realizes that her husband trivializes and defends his mother’s criticism and behavior. The wife’s feelings are ignored and don’t matter. This serves to increase the tension between them and erodes the marriage.
Family members, brothers, sisters, parents and grandparents become stressed and their lives are disrupted when a member is a drug user.