Thuto Trust is an
innovative education trust
investing in the future of deserving young people through tertiary education bursaries in South Africa, where the need for excellent teachers is ever-growing. The country will need over 50,000 additional, new teachers by 2025. (Statistics from UNESCO and University of Zululand), and we have a crisis of “reading for meaning”, where the Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS 2021) found that 81% of South African Grade 4 learners are struggling to read for comprehension. The need is massive.