The University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) has announced its partnership with edX, a non-profit online learning platform founded by Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to offer massive open online courses (MOOCs), marking the first collaboration between a major international MOOC provider and an African university.
26 Nov 2014 15:00
The Biggest Social Conscience Award went to Nedbank's Talks4Success initiative at the 5th Annual Student Village Makoya Youth Awards earlier this month in Illovo, Johannesburg.
26 Nov 2014 11:45
A recent study has revealed an optimistic outlook by South African students about to enter the workforce after completing their studies.
25 Nov 2014 15:10
Many young girls stay away from school during their menstrual cycle as they are unable to afford sanitary towels. Hence, the office of the Deputy Minister has partnered with Dignity Dreams, an NGO that's making a huge difference in the day-to-day lives of South Africa's schoolgirls by providing reusable sanitary towels that can be used for four years.
24 Nov 2014 11:15
More than 150,000 graduates from higher education institutions are likely to want join the workforce in 2015 so it's that time of year when business owners and HR departments get more internship requests.
21 Nov 2014 12:03
In numerous forums, school and department gatherings it has been emphasised that the most important person in the school is the learner and as such, the mechanism (which includes teachers, school staff, parents, department and society) needs to work to provide these learners with quality education.
By Kgotso Schoeman 20 Nov 2014 11:40
Central University of Technology, Free State (CUT) recently entered into a three-year renewable agreement with Mokhachane Community Property Association (CPA), a farming project in Wesselsbron.
20 Nov 2014 10:30