Danone Cup promises to be spectacular

Staff ReporterThe under-12 Danone Nations Cup soccer season promises to be a spectacular one this year.The call is out for primary schools around SA...

Professor Tawana Kupe at helm of an ever-expanding Tuks

Virgilatte Gwangwa THE University of Pretoria is the place to be, declares its new vice-chancellor, Professor Tawana Kupe.Not only for him, but for its tens...

South Africa: Department launches investigation into matric Business Studies scores

Sne MasukuTHE Department of Basic Education is investigating how the scores of last year’s Business Studies matric pupils dropped dramatically in the final examinations.While...

South African schools will start teaching Kiswahili to students from 2020

Abdi Latif DahirAfrica’s most “internationally recognized language” will soon be taught in South African classrooms. The push to embrace the Swahili language comes as African...

Help, at last, for Kenya Tana River girl who walked long...

Collins OmuloA girl from Tana River, who worked as a house help and trekked for more than 15 kilometres in a bid to raise...

Lesufi slammed for failing to place thousands of pupils at start...

Bongani NkosiThe Gauteng Education Department has been urged to ensure that 2019 should be the last year that starts with thousands of pupils not...

[VIDEO]: Naledi Pandor’s exclusive interview with Inside Education

Staff ReporterThe Minister of Higher Education and Training, Naledi Pandor, urged President Cyril Ramaphosa to act on government's 30% procurement policy to create more jobs.Pandor...

Naledi Pandor: Youth entrepreneurship key to job creation in South Africa

Charles MoleleHigher Education Minister Naledi Pandor says her department will support President Cyril Ramaphosa’s bold plan to create 257 000 job per annum by promoting entrepreneurship...

Some of the equipment stolen at Menzi Primary School found

Staff ReporterSome of the equipment stolen at Menzi Primary School in Tsakane was recovered on Friday.Spokesperson for Gauteng Education Steve Mabona said the equipment...

Naledi Pandor: It’s all systems go for NSFAS ahead of opening...

Charles MoleleHigher Education Minister Naledi Pandor says she does not anticipate any funding and registration hiccups during the opening of institutions of higher learning...

Africa Code Week 2018 touched over 2 mln young Africans

Staff ReporterAfrica Code Week (ACW) 2018 exceeded all expectations by empowering 2.3 million youth across 37 countries with digital and coding skills – compared...

African universities move up the ranks

Sarah SmitHigher education institutions in Africa have moved up university rankings. This is according to the 2019 Emerging Economies University Rankings.According to the rankings,...

UCT remains top university in Africa

Staff ReporterThe University of Cape Town (UCT) remains the top university in Africa, holding its position at ninth in the 2019 Times Higher Education (THE)...

#Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke ‘racism’ report released

Sibongile MashabaTensions were high outside Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke in North West on Wednesday when provincial Education MEC Sello Lehari visited to receive a report on...

A 14 year old developed a new surgical technique to sew...

Forest ParksTony Hansberry II is just 14 and has pioneered a new technique to speed up and simplify the difficult task of sewing up...

Move to improve TVET colleges

Kgopi MabotjaStudents who have enrolled to study at Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) colleges should not feel inadequate as their skills are invaluable...

State-of-the-art Tsakane school robbed of tablets, laptops, TV and cash

Sesona NgqakambaThe state-of-the-art Menzi Primary School was robbed – just a week after Gauteng's education MEC opened the facility and asked Tsakane residents to...

‘Cheaper’ private schools delivered more top performers than South Africa’s most...

James de Villiers "Cheaper" South African private schools outperformed their most expensive counterparts last year, producing more of the country’s top performing matriculants outside the...

Thembi Kgatlana’s mom wanted her to play netball – now she...

Marc StrydomBanyana’s Banyana’s new superstar Thembi Kgatlana’s mother‚ Constance‚ admits when her daughter started playing football she was a little mystified as to why.Now‚...

Victory for SA space science

Staff ReporterSouth Africa has been recognised as a leading player in the space science sector.The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) has been selected...
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