Teacher suspended after locking pupil in overnight

A Bulwer teacher has been suspended after she allegedly locked an eight-year-old boy inside the classroom and left him there overnight.KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education...

President Cyril Ramaphosa hands over new schools in KwaZulu-Natal

Staff ReporterPresident Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday handed over three new schools in KwaZulu-Natal, in partnership with the Adopt-A-School Foundation.This forms part of part of...

Naledi Pandor awarded PhD in education from University of Pretoria

Minister of Higher education and Training Naledi Pandor is set to be awarded a PhD in education on Tuesday afternoon. The degree will be...

Gauteng government vows to stamp out school violence

It is being asked if parents, teachers, and the community are losing the battle in raising disciplined children.The Gauteng provincial government has promised to...

Google has opened its first Africa Artificial Intelligence lab in Ghana

A rural farmer in Tanzania hovers over a wilting cassava plant with her phone. In seconds she gets a diagnosis of the disease affecting...

Demands to introduce Shangaan in Zimbabwe education

MINORITY communities southeast of Zimbabwe in Chiredzi are advocating for the introduction of their languages in the school curriculum and the hiring of teachers...

Zuma and Mbeki to meet at political school

South Africa’s former presidents Thabo Mbeki and Jacob Zuma are expected to be among the guests attending the ANC’s political school launch event at...

Free education for MK vets

Umkhonto weSizwe military veterans who did not get a chance to study further are going to be receiving free tertiary education.The Unisa Graduate School...

Unicef: Only 1 in 5 children enrolled in pre-primary education in...

Staff ReporterOn Tuesday the United Nations Children Fund (Unicef) released its first ever global report on pre-primary education. It reported that 175-million children globally...

Motshekga announces findings from survey on basic education sector

Staff ReporterMinister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga, released the findings of the School Monitoring Survey in Pretoria on Monday.The Survey was commissioned in 2017...

South African educator recognised at Microsoft annual Education Exchange

South African educator, Chanille Viviers was recognised at the Microsoft annual Education Exchange (E2) conference which took place in Paris. She competed in the...

‘New tertiary education institution to benefit youth in Mitchells Plain and...

Mitchells Plain will soon be home to Cape Town’s latest tertiary institution following the sale of land by the City of Cape Town to...

Mohale: 6 things business should lead on – from land reform...

There are six things SA's business sector should take the lead on, Bonang Mohale, CEO of Business Leadership SA, said on Friday."Gone are the...

MEC to visit West Rand creche after teacher arrested for beating...

Gauteng Social Development MEC Nandi Mayathula-Khoza will visit a West Rand creche where an employee was caught beating several children.Earlier, three videos began circulating...

‘When schools become prisons’: CT school in battle against burglars

A Bishop Lavis school is operating with limited resources after thieves struck during the holidays.Bergville Primary School had four break-ins last year and this...

PE school for the deaf burgled 4 times, set alight twice

Not only was the Reuben Birin Special School for the Hearing Impaired burgled four times last week, it was also set alight on Thursday,...
Finance Minister Tito Mbownei

Mboweni wants to build on ‘interconnectedness’ of Southern Africa

Finance Minister Tito Mbownei emphasised the importance of fostering "interconnectedness" between Southern African countries during his short welcoming address at the opening of the...

Top 10 strategic technologies impacting higher education in 2019

Gartner, Inc. has identified the top 10 strategic technologies impacting higher education in 2019.Gartner highlighted the technologies that higher education CIOs should have on...

3,262 children Aged between 10 and 14 gave Birth in the...

South Africa continues to grapple with severe health risk associated to girl child pregnancy.The alarming question, is who are those responsible for these sordid...

Ekurhuleni to grow investments in infrastructure

Staff ReporterEkurhuleni mayor Mzwandile Masina said on Wednesday that he was working hard to ensure that the metro remains an investment-friendly city.Masina, speaking during...
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