Flight Centre Foundation looks to tackle poverty through education
Flight Centre Foundation looks to tackle poverty through education

The Flight Centre Foundation aims to break the cycle of poverty through education, running a number of relevant programmes, including offering bursaries to children from disadvantaged backgrounds, supporting ECD centres as well as after-school initiatives in underprivileged communities.

By Sindy Peters 18 hours ago

Foschini and Educor bursary winner - A proud Damelin part-time alumnus
Foschini and Educor bursary winner - A proud Damelin part-time alumnus

Educor Holdings has collaborated with leading fashion retailer The Foschini Group (TFG) to offer thousands of South Africans their chance in R2m worth of bursaries through the monthly club magazine bursary competition.

By Ashmika Chottu, Issued by Educor 18 hours ago

How matric sets you up for success
How matric sets you up for success

More than 40% of youth without a matric certificate are likely to end up unemployed. This is according to a survey done by Equal Education on youth and matric results. It established that a matric certificate is still very important.

By Nana Zuke, Issued by ICESA 18 hours ago

Respublica to open new student res in Bloemfontein in 2018
Respublica to open new student res in Bloemfontein in 2018

Built by the Respublica Student Living Fund, a new purpose-designed student residence will be ready for occupation in January 2018.

19 hours ago

From left to right: Principle School of Hope, Jesrael Jacobs, Laura Collura, Yaseera Adonis, Ashley Visagie and Kurt Minnaar.
Vanguard: Addressing education in South Africa

Non-profit organisation, Dreamer Education teamed up with Youngblood Arts and Culture Development to showcase how music, dance and art can be used as a learning tool for teaching mathematics in schools.

20 hours ago

#TransportMonth sees free training for 200 truck drivers
#TransportMonth sees free training for 200 truck drivers

In support of Transport Month, Mercedes-Benz Trucks is offering free driver training to 200 Mercedes-Benz truck drivers.

22 hours ago

Robots ready for second AfrikaBot 2017
Robots ready for second AfrikaBot 2017

Around 40 teams from Gauteng schools are ready to hit the Zwartkops International Raceway with their robots on Saturday, 22 October 2017, for the second AfrikaBot competition.

1 day ago

Actis sponsors international scholarships for students or alumni of Honoris United Universities
Actis sponsors international scholarships for students or alumni of Honoris United Universities

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, has announced that it will be providing US$100,000 in sponsorship for two Honoris United Universities graduates to complete a postgraduate qualification at the world's leading educational establishments.

Issued by Regent Business School 1 day ago

Changing the dreamer's education
Changing the dreamer's education

Kurt Minnaar, dancer, teacher and founder of Dreamer Education, a non-profit organisation, which implements supplementary educational resources and training to serve the needs of the student, teachers, school managers and parents, has been making strides in education with his unconventional teaching methods of combining dance and visual art with maths.

By Robin Fredericks 1 day ago

Mount Kenya University, RwandAir partner to promote aviation industry
Mount Kenya University, RwandAir partner to promote aviation industry

Mount Kenya University Rwanda recently entered a memorandum of understanding with RwandAir in a bid to strengthen the field of academic training and research.

2 days ago

Curro fledgling Stadio buys Milpark Business School in with Brimstone
Curro fledgling Stadio buys Milpark Business School in with Brimstone

Stadio is buying Milpark Business School for R320m in partnership with Brimstone, the recently listed tertiary education group announced on Friday, 13 October 2017.

By Robert Laing 13 Oct 2017

Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill published for comment
Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill published for comment

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga will today publish the Draft Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill in the Government Gazette, for public comment.

13 Oct 2017

Engen contributes R100K to Community Chest
Engen contributes R100K to Community Chest

Spearheaded by the Mark Headbush Foundation, in partnership with Community Chest and Nelson Mandela Metro, the 12th Mayoral Charity Golf Day took place earlier this month at the Port Elizabeth Golf Club. Participating in the annual event, Engen contributed R100,000 to the Community Chest.

13 Oct 2017