Limpopo’s own outdoor adventure tour guide says it’s not about the...

Bonile KhanyiDaniel Mogale loves to feel the rush of adrenalin that comes from living on the edge - hence his decision to pursue...

1 pupil dies, 45 injured in Michaelhouse school bus accident

James de VilliersPietermaritzburg – A Michaelhouse pupil died and 45 others were injured when a bus carrying the school’s under 16 soccer team overturned...

Teachers face suspension after school pregnancy scandal

SANDI KWON HOOKimberley - Three educators from Bothithong High School near Kuruman will be served with precautionary suspension letters on Monday following an investigation...

Nzimande calls for tough action against the alleged culprits in the...

Thabo MohlalaBlade Nzimande, the minister of higher education and training, has weighed in in the saga involving an incorrect payment of R14.1 million into...

Learners in Mowbray call for the removal of an abusive teacher

Thabo MohlalaLearners at Thandokhulu High School in Mowbray in the Western Cape, held a demonstration at their school calling on their teachers to make...

Limpopo Education: Matric pass rate will improve by 80%

Bonile KhanyiThe Limpopo Department of Education has made strategic plans to improve matric results in 2017 and achieve a matric pass rate of...

Students Should Use Cellphones – Dow

PALAPYE: The Minister of Basic Education, Unity Dow has said that the use of smart phones and laptops in schools has arrived.At the BOSETU...

Walter Sisulu University in a rush to fix a million-rand blunder

Thabo MohlalaThe Walter Sisulu University (WSU)’s officials were left red-faced after it emerged that one of their students had whopping R14-million erroneously paid into...

The need for Social-Emotional Learning in South Africa

Tracey ButchartSEL (social-emotional learning) is currently a hot topic in global education news. The Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) defines this...

Department condemns ‘skinny pants’ protest at Pretoria West High School, but...

Thabo MohlalaGauteng Education Department and parents should tread carefully when dealing with the issue of school uniform, said Basil Manuel, president of the National...

Basic Education Minister: ANC Women’s League claims ‘petty, cheap and silly

Chris MakhayeBasic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has hit back at the ANC Women’s League, saying she will lodge a complaint against the ANC’s structure...

UKZN students go on the rampage

Bonile KhanyiCalm has been restored at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) after violent student protests erupted on the Edgewood campus this morning.Lectures at the...

Applying health research in South African schools for learners’ well-being

Mologadi MakwelaA collaborative study involving local and international researchers has created an intervention strategy to help improve the diet and lifestyle of schoolchildren in...

Protesting Fort Hare students vow to intensify disruption of classes

Bonile KhanyiThe University of Fort Hare will secure an urgent court interdict to prohibit some of its students from causing more disruptions on the...

KZN MEC of education, King Zwelithini warns under-performing teachers

Thabo MohlalaKwaZulu-Natal (KZN) MEC of education, Mthandeni Dlungwane, has enlisted the services of king Goodwill Zwelithini to issue a strong warning to underperforming teachers...

Fight against the plan to “privatise” public schools in the Western...

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has requested an urgent meeting with Western Cape Education MEC Debbie Schäfer to halt proposed changes to “privatise” public...

Gauteng mulls legislative measures to root out drugs and violence in...

Thabo MohlalaGauteng MEC of education Panyaza Lesufi education promises to act tough to root out violence and drug abuse at schools in the province.Gauteng...

MEC Panyaza Lesufi urges Gauteng parents to respond immediately to online...

Bonile KhanyiParents of prospective school learners have less than 2 months to place their children on the Gauteng Education Department’s online application system, according...

DA slams Zuma’s education trust

Inside Education ReporterThe Democratic Alliance (DA) has issued a strongly-worded statement to Jacob G Zuma (JGZ) Foundation’s admission that it has run out of...

Teachers suspended after Durban school racism drama

Chris MakhayeLearning and teaching resumed at the embattled Durban’s elite George Campbell School of Technology following a week of racial turmoil. On Thursday and Friday...
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