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Building managerial capacity in the SAPS through professional development - Continuing Education - University of Pretoria
Building managerial capacity in the SAPS through professional development

"Training, skills development and education remain key objectives if we are to remain relevant to police in a democratic dispensation."

Issued by Continuing Education - University of Pretoria 28 Aug 2015 10:45

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

The Peninsula School Feeding Association's (PSFA) 47th annual Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk took place from The Cape Town Stadium and finished at the Green Point Cricket Club on Sunday 23rd August 2015. This event, established in 1968 with the main purpose being to raise funds to feed hungry school children, has become one of the major highlights on the Cape Town events calendar. The organisers of the event wish to sincerely apologise for the delayed start this year due to safety measures that had to be in place.

Issued by BLISTERS FOR BREAD 25 Aug 2015 09:54

Reimagining education through online learning at Wits in partnership with DigitalCampus
Reimagining education through online learning at Wits in partnership with DigitalCampus

Investing in education as the bedrock of South Africa's future is undoubtedly sound. But perhaps this investment should also take the form of reimagining education as we know it? And perhaps the best way to begin reimagining education and learning would be to redefine the learner?

Issued by DigitalCampus 24 Aug 2015 12:38

Colleges, charity, and corporate social responsibility - Oxbridge Academy
Colleges, charity, and corporate social responsibility

Throughout the past two months, staff and management at Oxbridge Academy have been collecting blankets, clothes, food, and other items for our 'Keep Stellenbosch Warm' charity drive. This drive was about more than just making a single donation, however. It formed part of Oxbridge Academy's overall commitment to corporate social responsibility as a growing company and distance learning college.

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 20 Aug 2015 16:00

Raising the bar for teacher and learner achievement - Impak
Raising the bar for teacher and learner achievement

What teachers do in the classroom matters significantly. In fact, one of the greatest influences on learner achievement is classroom instruction.

Issued by Impak 18 Aug 2015 10:23

AABS accreditation for African business schools - a new focus on impact - UCT Graduate School of Business
AABS accreditation for African business schools - a new focus on impact

The Association for African Business Schools has announced that it will be launching an all-African accreditation process that will take African business school education into the future, where impact matters.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 5 Aug 2015 13:04

The jury is out for African business schools: In search of a new lodestar to guide business education - Regent Business School
The jury is out for African business schools: In search of a new lodestar to guide business education

Paresh Soni
Nadeem Cassim
Guillermina Ritacco
Xolelwa Linganiso

Issued by Regent Business School 4 Aug 2015 11:55

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

Save the date: BizTrends 2015 Imbizo Johannesburg - Bizcommunity.com
Save the date: BizTrends 2015 Imbizo Johannesburg

A stellar line-up of industry leaders will discuss current trends in the marketing communications industry, as well as do some crystal ball gazing for 2016 at Bizcommunity.com's special trend event on 17 September 2015 at the Sandton Convention Centre.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 29 Jul 2015 11:10

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