Department of Curriculum and Instructional Studies

Prof JM Dreyer

College of Education
School of Teacher Education
Department: Curriculum and Instructional Studies
Tel: 012 429 4398


  • BA (with distinction)
  • BED Honnours Geography (cum laude)
  • BEd Educational Management (cum laude)
  • MEd (cum laude)
  • DEd
  • HED

Fields of academic interests

Research interest:

  • Environmental education
  • Mentoring
  • Practical teaching

Field of Specialisation

  • Didactics
  • Pactical teaching
  • Assessment

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

Green Merit award from South African National Parks for my work as Honorary Ranger in establishing a countrywide Junior Honorary Ranger Corps focusing on involvement of young people (the majority from previously disadvantaged communities) in conservation and Environmental Education.