This introductory textbook to teaching in the South African context is aimed at first-year teacher-training students. Practical and inspiring, this book provides a solid foundation to understanding theory and what it means to be a teacher. The book covers key topics that anyone entering the teaching profession should understand and be able to apply. This eBook is a digital version of the printed book. Benefits of the ePUB format include: • The ability to view on a desktop computer, notebook or tablet; • As students adjust fonts, rotate and flip pages, content reflows to fit the device’s screen giving the user a more flexible experience; and • Students can take notes, highlight and bookmark, and access video and audio for visual learning.