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Oxbridge Academy rewards students for succeeding against the odds - Oxbridge Academy
Oxbridge Academy rewards students for succeeding against the odds

Studying, whether for a school exam, a college course, or a university programme, is a demanding task on its own. Yet many students across South Africa complete their studies despite immense personal or social hardships. For this reason Oxbridge Academy wants to give recognition to, and reward, those students who have managed to succeed in their studies despite the odds.

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 29 Jul 2015 15:27

PSFA Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk
PSFA Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk

In a call for Cape Town to unite against hunger at our schools, the Peninsula School Feeding Association (PSFA) enthusiastically announces that its 47th annual Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk will take place at the Green Point Cricket Club on Sunday 23th August 2015.

Issued by Blisters for Bread 23 Jul 2015 11:04

Qualities of a good curriculum - Impak
Qualities of a good curriculum

UNESCO defines curriculum as "a systematic and intended packaging of competencies (i.e. knowledge, skills and attitudes that are underpinned by values) that learners should acquire through organised learning experiences both in formal and non-formal settings."

Issued by Impak 20 Jul 2015 11:22

FPD celebrates reaching 300,000 students in training - Foundation for Professional Development
FPD celebrates reaching 300,000 students in training

FPD is proud to announce that they have trained over 300,000 students since their establishment in 1997. This milestone was reached in May 2015 on the Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation short course customised for the Office of the Premier based in Pretoria, Gauteng. Ms ME Mbambo attended this course as our 300,000th student.

Issued by Foundation for Professional Development 16 Jul 2015 12:21

GIBS in collaboration with LeadSA volunteer their time to local NGOs for Mandela Day - Gordon Institute of Business Science
GIBS in collaboration with LeadSA volunteer their time to local NGOs for Mandela Day

In honour of Madiba's 97th birthday, the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) coaches and faculty members will be volunteering two hours of their time on 17 July at the Illovo campus, to ensure that competent South African Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) can continue to be effective and work towards the improvement of social conditions in our country.

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 14 Jul 2015 11:31

Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa launch second round of training in financial journalism - Gordon Institute of Business Science
Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa launch second round of training in financial journalism

A new class of financial journalists and professionals interested in financial journalism has begun its Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa (BMIA) Executive Training Program 2015.

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 6 Jul 2015 12:13

Winners of the African EduWeek Awards announced
Winners of the African EduWeek Awards announced

"We are grateful for the opportunity to serve the community"

Issued by Spintelligent 3 Jul 2015 11:44

AMI scholarship opportunity for women entrepreneurs - Gordon Institute of Business Science
AMI scholarship opportunity for women entrepreneurs

In commemoration of Women's Month in August, African Management Initiative (AMI) in collaboration with the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) Enterprise Development Academy (EDA), is offering 50 women entrepreneurs a scholarship opportunity to complete a six-month educational programme.

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 2 Jul 2015 11:05

Regent Business School and Indoni SA host a youth boot camp for social entrepreneurship - Regent Business School
Regent Business School and Indoni SA host a youth boot camp for social entrepreneurship

Indoni SA was officially launched in June 2011. Its mission is to fill the gap of addressing social issues with a strategic plan of action. The founder, Dr Nomcebo Mthembu, is assisted by other board members, leadership, staff and volunteers from across the country with various skills in arts, culture, heritage, education, skills, life and business mentorship. Indoni's programmes were established in response to various challenges observed among young people after the liberation of South Africa in 1994, inclusive of leadership and entrepreneurship.

Issued by Regent Business School 1 Jul 2015 10:19

Northlink College students chosen to represent South Africa in 'World Cup' of skills in Brazil - Northlink College
Northlink College students chosen to represent South Africa in 'World Cup' of skills in Brazil

This year, students and their national experts from all over the world will be traveling to Brazil to showcase their talents in various skills. The South Africa team will be part of the 72 countries that will be competing in the WorldSkills International competition in. Northlink College students, Mia Crous and Duwayne Davids will be part of the WorldSkills South Africa team that will be participating in the competition taking place in August 2015.

Issued by Northlink College 26 Jun 2015 12:08

Partnership is key to your school's success - Impak
Partnership is key to your school's success

The right partner can assist your independent school in making and implementing strategic decisions around your curriculum, assessment and day-to-day administration by providing the necessary resources, expertise and experience.

Issued by Impak 24 Jun 2015 12:00

Local youths' proud day at their TSiBA Graduation Ceremony - TSiBA Education
Local youths' proud day at their TSiBA Graduation Ceremony

Youth Day celebrations continued for 90 proud local youths on Friday, 19 June 2015, when they were awarded their hard-earned higher education qualifications at the Tertiary School in Business Administration's (TSiBA) Graduation Ceremony. These students have now graduated from TSiBA, a non-profit, rural business school, empowered and in a strong position to find employment, start their own business or continue with university studies.

Issued by TSiBA Education 22 Jun 2015 13:50

Students say Oxbridge Academy's service is top-notch - Oxbridge Academy
Students say Oxbridge Academy's service is top-notch

Oxbridge Academy awarded its 30,000th certificate this month, testifying to its position as a leading distance learning provider in South Africa. But graduation numbers alone do not tell a full story. Wanting to know exactly what our students thought about studying at Oxbridge Academy, we asked all those who graduated during the past year to tell us more about their experiences of studying with us.

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 17 Jun 2015 10:35

Trail-blazing investment courses launched at UCT Graduate School of Business - UCT Graduate School of Business
Trail-blazing investment courses launched at UCT Graduate School of Business

Africa's top business school - the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business, launches two new courses on impact investing to bridge a critical knowledge gap on the continent.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 15 Jun 2015 13:45

African EduWeek launches exciting video inviting educators to "Enter a World of Educational Knowledge"
African EduWeek launches exciting video inviting educators to "Enter a World of Educational Knowledge"

Johannesburg education event to gather more than 3500 teaching professionals

Issued by Spintelligent 15 Jun 2015 13:25