Deputy Minister Buti Manamela takes to Twitter to chat about free...

Bonile KhanyiThe Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training Buti Manamela went live on social media on Thursday, urging his followers to ask questions...

Minister wants police involvement in education

Staff ReporterThe department of basic education is calling for a symposium with police and other government departments to discuss how to tackle challenges at...
Panyaza Lesufi: Language used as a 'false shield' for exclusion

KZN education steps in at school where 2 pupils were killed...

Kaveel SinghA KwaZulu-Natal school where two pupils were stabbed and killed will undergo a multitude of changes when government interventions are implemented, MEC for...

Decrepit boarding school now housing dozens of desperate Tshwane university students

Busisiwe Gumede After the last class of the day ends and the computer rooms shut down, not every Tshwane University of Technology student heads to...

Thandi Modise inaugurated as CPUT’s new chancellor

Bonile KhanyiNational Council of Provinces chairperson Thandi Modise has been inaugurated as the chancellor of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT).Modise succeeds former...

Minister Angie Motshekga announces the 2018 NSC #MatricResults

Staff ReporterBasic Education Minister Angie Motshekga announced the results of the National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations at a media briefing in Johannesburg.The minister's announcement...

WATCH: Teen builds his own prosthetic arm using Lego bricks

Pilar Suarez Sant Cugat - David Aguilar has built himself a robotic prosthetic arm using Lego pieces after being born without a right forearm due to...

Certain schools closed in KZN for SADTU strike

Charlene SomduthWhile some in KZN have closed their doors today due to the COSATU strike, the KZN Education Department said it was not aware...

Motshekga calls on communities to protect schools

Yoliswa SobuwaThe Minister of basic education Angie Motshekga has once again condemned vandalism and violence at schools.Delivering the basic education budget vote speech at...

Sports development is a key priority

Bonile KhanyiSchool sports remain the bedrock of sports development in South Africa, according to Oniccah Moloi, MEC for Sports, Arts and Culture in...

Zambia: Police torch UNZA hostel after throwing teargas

Staff ReporterZambia Police officers on Thursday night burnt a hostel at October block which houses female UNZA students during a student protest.The protest which...

Student who received R14 million Nsfas payout in error appears in...

Jan Bornman Sibongile Mani, the Walter Sisulu University (WSU) student who accidentally received more than R14m from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (Nsfas) and...

Transformation is key to decolonization of universities

Bonile KhanyiThe Tshwane University of Technology hosted a two-day transformation in Pretoria this week, attended by educators, academics, policy makers and researchers.The summit...

Meet UCT’s incoming Vice-Chancellor, Mamokgethi Phakeng

Jenna EtheridgeProfessor Mamokgethi Phakeng started her education under a tree and had to walk up to 10km just to get to school.Today, she is...

‘Why did we take over 20 years?’ – Zuma on free...

Thuletho ZwaneFormer President Jacob Zuma gave a lecture in Umlazi, KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday where he took the opportunity to slam South Africa’s governing party, the...

Microsoft to assist Zimbabwean schools in technology upgrade

Alois VingaMICROSOFT has entered into an agreement with the Zimbabwe government which will pave the way for the creation technology sensitive classrooms in the...

Zimbabwe president launches e-learning kits

Farirai MachivenyikaPresident Mnangagwa yesterday launched smart e-learning kits and exercise books at Girls High School in Harare, as part of efforts to modernise the...

Matric results: Is our education system delivering? No, say experts.

Thabo MohlalaANALYSISThe 2017 matric results have elicited animated debates and a wide range of views from various political parties, teacher unions and some education...

Banyana’s Janine van Wyk opens academic doors for girls

Staff ReporterBanyana Banyana captain Janine van Wyk announced on Monday the launch of an academic and football curriculum for a select group of elite...

R 50 billion not enough to improve KZN schools

Nompendulo NgubaneProtests by learners and parents at Umthombo Senior Secondary School in Mpophomeni, Pietermaritzburg, have entered a third week. Teaching stopped on 24 April.Last...
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