Dialogue Day on Race and Racism

The topic of the Dialogue Day that took place on 24 February was “Race and racism in our schools and society.” The goals of Dialogue Day were to follow up on the assembly where the same topic was presented, have an …

Rustenburg takes a stand against gender-based violence

The issue of violence against women has been prominent worldwide for centuries but after the recent events close to home such as the deaths of Uyinene Mrwetyana, Jesse Hess, Leighandre Jagels, Janika Mallo, Lynette Volschenk, Meghan Cremer and many others, …

Dialogue Day on Implicit Bias

On Thursday 11 April 2019, staff and students at Rustenburg engaged in the second official Dialogue Day of the year titled Implicit Bias. The discussion started with Explicit vs Implicit attitudes, how they affect our behaviour towards others and what …

Dialogue Day 2019 Mental Health Awareness

On Monday this week, Rustenburg Girls had our first Dialogue Day of 2019. Individual sessions were held in various classrooms and this time, whole classes from the same grade teamed up to discuss the theme of the day: Mental Health and …

Dialogue Day 2018: A school where we all belong

In April of this year, we stopped normal classes so that the pupils could participate in a ‘Dialogue Day’. The theme for the day was Exclusion and Belonging. The day was run by Roy Hellenberg and Dylan Wray authors of …