UJ punches above its weight as it gets ranked among the...

Bonile KhanyiThe University of Johannesburg (UJ) has made its first appearance in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) top 500 list, released...

Marikana: R40 million set aside for education of miners’ children

One of the widows of the Marikana tragedy who her husband was a security guard, Ayisha Fundi, says her children are still struggling to...

SA’s low education standards continue to haunt the teaching profession –...

Thabo MohlalaThe lack of teacher training and poor accountability on the part of teachers is one of the fundamental challenges bedevilling the education system...

Curro still on the hunt for acquisitions before year-end

16 August 2017Private-schools group Curro Holdings, which is in the throes of spinning off its fledgling tertiary interests into a separate listing, could still...

Mpumalanga school mourns dedicated school teacher killed by husband following a...

Bonile KhanyiPrimary school teacher Kate Chiloane was passionate about teaching and dedicated her entire life to her profession, which she often referred to as...

MPUMALANGA OFFICIALS SEEK ANSWERS TO TEACHER’S MURDER AT PRIMARY SCHOOL

Masechaba Sefularo  JOHANNESBURG – Officials from Mpumalanga’s Education Department will visit the Bushbuckridge Primary School on Tuesday where a teacher was gunned down by her husband.Kate...

Court issues stern warning against KZN schoolboy in beating case

Bonile KhanyiThe KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education has welcomed bail conditions imposed on the 19-year-old school boy who brutally assaulted his fellow female school...

UCT student found dead in university residence

A University of Cape Town (UCT) actuarial sciences student has been found dead in a university residence.A case of suicide has been registered for...
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Alleged KZN school bully to appear in court on Monday

Bonile KhanyiA 19-year-old boy accused of kicking and punching a fellow pupil at the Siyathuthuka Secondary School in Inanda in KwaZulu-Natal is expected...

Mugabe brews $1billion university shocker

John KachembereZimbabwe’s cash-strapped government has approved a $1 billion grant to a university to be built in honour of President Robert Mugabe, a Cabinet...

KZN MEC for education to visit “assault video” school

Ntsiki MalungaThe KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) MEC for Education Mthandeni Dlungwane is expected to visit the Siyathuthuka High School in Inanda next week, where a learner...
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KZN school boy beating a fellow school girl captured in a...

Ntsiki MalungaYet another video graphically capturing a school boy violently attacking a fellow school girl learner went viral in a yet to be identified...

Mduduzi Manana to appear in court on Thursday – Mbalula

Bonile KhanyiThe Higher Education Deputy Minister Mdududzi Manana met with the police on Wednesday and is set to appear in the Randburg Magistrate’s Court on...

Practice creativity with confidence

This year the annual Open Design Cape Town Festival will host a Steam Symposium. The Festival will bring together an extended community of innovative thinkers,...

Aiding deaf learners through online maths assessments

“OMAs can help deaf and hard-of-hearing learners to understand difficult mathematical concepts and provide them with equal opportunities to do well in formal mathematics...

University tests should be part and parcel of teaching – not...

Standardised tests exist in education systems all over the world. South Africa is no exception – and its test results often make for depressing...

Why Kenya’s electorate should be wary of bold education reform promises

Kenyan voters are being fed a daily diet of grand promises in the lead up to the country’s national elections. If either of the...

Promoting academic excellence

Promoting academic excellence by  BOITUMELO GOBOTSAMANGThe All Brilliant Minds Organisation (ALBRIMO), a recently registered Non-Governmental Organisation established to promote academic excellence in Botswana and internationally,...

Career guidance essential

Career guidance essential byBIERGE KHUMALOImpromptu interviews with youngsters who attended this years’ Tertiary Education Fair and Career Guidance, hosted by the Human Resources Development...

Parental involvement key to academic excellence

Parental involvement key to academic excellence by KELETSO THOBEGAEvery parent expects nothing less than academic excellence from their school-going child. A child who excels in...
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