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#Matric4Madiba grants adults the opportunity to earn ASC certificates

A Media Works competition called #Matric4Madiba has created the opportunity for 15 adult South Africans to receive their Amended Senior Certificates (ASC) for free...

21 hours ago

2018 Allan Gray Entrepreneurship Challenge winners
2018 Allan Gray Entrepreneurship Challenge winners

The Allan Gray Entrepreneurship Challenge (AGEC) named KwaZulu-Natal's Maris Stella High School student, Shriyaa Sooklal, as the winner of its 2018 digital learning competition...

1 day ago

Winners of the Free State Mathematics Festival
Winners of the Free State Mathematics Festival

The Free State Mathematics Festival, a competition created for Grade 8-11 learners from schools across the province, was held on 10 - 11 October 2018 at the Bon Hotel in Bloemfontein...

2 days ago

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 days ago

#FairnessFirst: How sending girls to school changes the economy
#FairnessFirst: How sending girls to school changes the economy

Ever thought the answer to breaking the country's poverty cycle was as simple as improving basic education for females? Economist Dr Dawie Roodt explained the implications at last week's Ads24 Food for thought session...

By Leigh Andrews 2 days ago

MyFuture 4.0 expo - preparing kids for careers that don't exist yet
MyFuture 4.0 expo - preparing kids for careers that don't exist yet

In this ever-changing digital world, experts predict that by 2025, scores of people will be working in jobs that don't exist yet. For children currently making subject choices at school, and matriculants now selecting tertiary courses, preparing for this unknown future is essential...

12 Oct 2018

How educators have to adapt to new social challenges
How educators have to adapt to new social challenges

While educators are passionate and keen to implement the prescribed syllabus, the practical realities and challenges that they encounter every day in the classrooms make it difficult for them to fulfill these objectives...

By Kaya Nyati 12 Oct 2018

2018 Saipa National Accounting Olympiad champions
2018 Saipa National Accounting Olympiad champions

The winners of the 2018 Saipa National Accounting Olympiad were named at the award ceremony held at the Wanderer's Club in Illovo, Johannesburg...

11 Oct 2018

Final stretch for 2018 matriculants
Final stretch for 2018 matriculants

In just 15 days, the 2018 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations will kick off with the first practical examination in Computer Applications Technology (CAT)...

10 Oct 2018

Growsmart Western Cape literacy competition winners
Growsmart Western Cape literacy competition winners

Liwa Primary School from Nyanga has won the Growsmart literacy competition, beating 160 other schools in the Western Cape finals, which were recently held at the V&A Waterfront...

9 Oct 2018

Innovation shines at Eskom young scientists' expo
Innovation shines at Eskom young scientists' expo

Bursaries, laptops and cash prizes were part of the bounty taken home by some of the continent's budding scientists at an event held recently in Boksburg...

8 Oct 2018

Ready, set, code! SAP Africa Code Week 2018 opens
Ready, set, code! SAP Africa Code Week 2018 opens

The fourth edition of SAP's Africa Code Week kicked off in Johannesburg on Friday, 5 October 2018, in conjunction with UNESCO's World Teachers' Day...

5 Oct 2018

Happy World Teachers' Day
Happy World Teachers' Day

As the World commemorates Teachers' Day, today, Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has applauded teachers for their hard work and dedication...

5 Oct 2018

Kenya's Angaza Elimu using tech to transform classroom experiences
Kenya's Angaza Elimu using tech to transform classroom experiences

Kenyan startup Angaza Elimu is attempting to transform education by addressing the problems of inefficient classrooms and inadequate educational material...

By Tom Jackson 4 Oct 2018

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Spark Schools launches primary school bursary competition

Spark Schools is offering primary school learners the opportunity to win primary school tuition bursaries via a competition that will run for 10 weeks...

4 Oct 2018

Eskom young scientists gather in Johannesburg
Eskom young scientists gather in Johannesburg

Tomorrow's young scientists have gathered in Johannesburg to participate in the 38th annual Eskom Expo for Young Scientists International Science Fair (ISF)...

3 Oct 2018

Triomf Primary triumphs at first Growsmart EC competition
Triomf Primary triumphs at first Growsmart EC competition

Triomf Primary, located in Salsoneville, Bethelsdorp, has been named the first-ever Growsmart Eastern Cape champion and winner of the R75,000 first prize...

28 Sep 2018

Shortage of maths teachers in the Eastern Cape
Shortage of maths teachers in the Eastern Cape

Schools in the Eastern Cape are battling a shortage of maths and science teachers. The province has been the lowest achiever in the matric pass rate for years...

By Chris Gilili 27 Sep 2018

#5ForChange: OLICO Maths Education makes maths make sense for SA learners
#5ForChange: OLICO Maths Education makes maths make sense for SA learners

Maths intimidates a lot of people. Even into adulthood many of us shudder at the mere mention of trigonometric identities...

By Sindy Peters 27 Sep 2018

SA learner takes silver at mental calculation world champs
SA learner takes silver at mental calculation world champs

Nine-year-old A+Students pupil Stiaan Scheepers won second place at the annual Junior Mental Calculation World Championship...

26 Sep 2018

Worcester welcomes annual science club competition
Worcester welcomes annual science club competition

The Science Learning Centre for Africa of UWC-SLCA will once again be hosting an annual science club competition...

19 Sep 2018

Student safety becomes a top priority
Student safety becomes a top priority

Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor will soon meet the Council on Higher Education and Universities South Africa to discuss steps to be taken to deal with the violence at higher education and training institutions countrywide...

19 Sep 2018

Countdown to 2018 matric exams
Countdown to 2018 matric exams

With just 34 days to go until the 2018 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations, the Basic Education Department (DBE) says it is expecting at least 787,281 learners to sit for this year's exams...

18 Sep 2018

Kiswahili to be introduced to SA's curriculum
Kiswahili to be introduced to SA's curriculum

Starting in 2020, South African learners will have the option to take up Kiswahili as an optional second additional language...

18 Sep 2018

Technology can change the face of learning for SA's youth
Technology can change the face of learning for SA's youth

South Africa needs to undergo a learning revolution to keep up with the demands of the Fourth Industrial Revolution...

14 Sep 2018

Why we need to take a lifelong approach to learning
Why we need to take a lifelong approach to learning

As technological advancements continue to drive the global economy, linking the two aspects of learning - literacy and skills development - has become essential...

By Jackie Carroll 14 Sep 2018

The alarming drop in number of accountancy pupils and what to do about it
The alarming drop in number of accountancy pupils and what to do about it

There has been a dramatic decrease in the number of students taking accountancy at school, Faith Ngwenya, technical executive at the South African Institute of Professional Accountants (Saipa) has noted...

12 Sep 2018

8,000 school places blocked in Western Cape
8,000 school places blocked in Western Cape

While parents struggle to find schools for their children for next year, over 8,000 places remain blocked in schools across the Western Cape...

By Thembela Ntongana 11 Sep 2018

Western Cape finalists gear up to Growsmart
Western Cape finalists gear up to Growsmart

The top teams in the Western Cape's Growsmart schools challenge have been announced, as the participants from the 160 competing schools have been narrowed down to 22 teams of three learners each...

10 Sep 2018

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