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African educators see Covid-19 as 'an opportunity' - survey

eLearning Africa and EdTech Hub released the results of its survey, 'The Effect of the Covid-19 Pandemic on African Education' today. It revealed that 50% of surveyed African teachers, trainers and education technology specialists think the Covid-19 pandemic will turn out to be a "significant" or "very significant" opportunity for African education...

16 Sep 2020

Last call for Allan Gray Orbis Foundation Scholarship programme

The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation is calling on young learners to begin creating change, through a scholarship programme that focuses on developing the next generation of entrepreneurs...

14 Sep 2020

Matric roadmap: Take control of your exams

The AAA School of Advertising has put together a sound, online matric revision programme, which will enhance the already excellent work being done by matric educators in secondary schools...

Issued by AAA School of Advertising 10 Sep 2020

New literacy education app launches

Lyra, a new app-based education platform that uses innovative advanced speech recognition and touch screen analysis to teach reading and writing, has been launched by co-developers, WGI Worldwide Company and GE. Lyra will initially teach users how to read and write in English, and will be offered for free to people most in need of literacy skills...

9 Sep 2020

Parents, do your homework before choosing an online school

Parents and guardians considering online schooling for their children must ensure they properly vet the ability of a school to provide an holistic, meaningful educational experience coupled with excellent academic and emotional support, an education expert says...

8 Sep 2020

Free webinar for Maths teachers

The Answer Series is inviting teachers to attend its first free Maths webinar, presented in English and Afrikaans...

8 Sep 2020

2021 school registration goes online in the Northern Cape

The Northern Cape has launched its first user-friendly online schools registration system for 2021 admissions...

3 Sep 2020

2020 winners of the SA Computer Applications Olympiad

The Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA) has announced the winners of the Computer Applications Olympiad...

31 Aug 2020

Covid-19 exposes deepening divide between public and private schools

Around the country, public school pupils are now returning to schools, following President Cyril Ramaphosa's July announcement that all public schools would be closed for a period of four weeks...

27 Aug 2020

Woza Matrics provides free TV-based support for learners

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has launched 'Woza Matrics', a free-to-air television initiative aimed at supporting the matric learners of 2020 following disruptions caused by Covid-19...

25 Aug 2020

Investec takes its Promaths programme to the next level under lockdown

In responding to the coronavirus crisis, Investec wanted to ensure that its flagship maths and science learning programme continued...

By Mahlatse Nicolas Mmako and Setlogane Manchidi, Issued by Trialogue 25 Aug 2020

Career guidance and psychosocial learner support at Diepsloot Combined School

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the safety restrictions in place, the Thari Programme rolled out a career guidance programme on a smaller scale at Diepsloot Combined School targeted at 130 grade 12 learners...

Issued by Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation 21 Aug 2020

Mobile bookshop goes online

Finders Keepers Children's Online Bookshop is a new initiative from the Help The Rural Child's Mobile Bookshop...

14 Aug 2020

[REPORT]: Secondary education prepares youth for the future of work

Now is the time to rethink secondary education systems to ensure Africa's youth have the skills and knowledge to succeed in the workforce...

14 Aug 2020

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