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Ethical leadership in Industry 4.0
Ethical leadership in Industry 4.0

The Johannesburg Business School (JBS) offers innovative programmes that are expertly designed to develop effective, ethical and enterprising African leaders...

By Lyal White 1 day ago

GMAC buys The MBA Tour
GMAC buys The MBA Tour

The global association of leading graduate business schools, Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has acquired The MBA Tour, which was established in 1993 as an independent and quality information source regarding MBA admissions...

2 days ago

5 Wi-Fi mistakes in the connected classroom
5 Wi-Fi mistakes in the connected classroom

Higher education has paved the way for many of the technologies we use today. With a unique set of demands and workloads comes a unique set of problems...

By Pieter Englebrecht 3 days ago

7 reasons why EdTech will continue to boom
7 reasons why EdTech will continue to boom

Of the more than $37.8-billion invested in education technology companies since 1997, 62% was invested over the past three years alone. Set to reach a value of $252-billion by 2020 - EdTech is a booming industry...

15 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: 3 trends affecting how independent education should be marketed in SA
#BizTrends2019: 3 trends affecting how independent education should be marketed in SA

Marketing schools is different to marketing a soft drink or an internet package. School education has an enormous influence on children's lives, from the way they tackle problems to the job prospects available to them...

By Marí Lategan 14 Jan 2019

Why SA needs to embrace, incorporate immersive learning
Why SA needs to embrace, incorporate immersive learning

Immersive learning will fundamentally change the way young South Africans absorb information, and forms an integral part of the learning revolution the country needs to embark on to keep up with the demands of the future...

11 Jan 2019

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Applications now open for Allan Gray Orbis Foundation's 2019 Fellowship Programme

The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation is calling for eligible, would-be entrepreneurs to join its 2019 Fellowship Programme...

11 Jan 2019

Data science now available at high school level
Data science now available at high school level

The Explore Data Science Academy is launching an online course and a series of data science competitions aimed at making 'job future' skills available to South African high school students...

10 Jan 2019

Public Works awards 40 bursaries to the tune of R150,000
Public Works awards 40 bursaries to the tune of R150,000

The Department of Public Works (DPW) has awarded 40 bursaries to deserving 2018 matriculants...

10 Jan 2019

Portfolio Committee to engage students on 2019 registration
Portfolio Committee to engage students on 2019 registration

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training will invite university students to indicate their concerns experienced during the registration period, says committee chairperson Connie September...

9 Jan 2019

What does SA education need to succeed in 2019?
What does SA education need to succeed in 2019?

The recent release of the 2018 Matric results has been a culmination of a challenging academic period in the South African education sector. This is so because it's characterised mostly by issues of ill-discipline, disruption of teaching and learning...

By Koketso Marishane 9 Jan 2019

Schools urged to adhere to the school uniform guidelines
Schools urged to adhere to the school uniform guidelines

The Competition Commission has urged schools to adhere to the school uniform guidelines aimed at curbing anti-competitive behaviour at schools...

9 Jan 2019

Unhappy with your matric results? Here's what you can do
Unhappy with your matric results? Here's what you can do

The final results of the National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations a critical time in learners' lives as a matric certificate has become a basic requirement for getting a job in South Africa...

By Jackie Carroll 8 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: Out with the old, in with the new!
#BizTrends2019: Out with the old, in with the new!

Large corporates and multinationals are keeping a close eye on developments from the Department of Home Affairs. 2019 promises a number of changes in the Immigration Act which will impact the way business can attract and retain expat resources...

By Marisa Jacobs 8 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: The future of learning in relation to disruptive innovations
#BizTrends2019: The future of learning in relation to disruptive innovations

According to American developmental biologist, Dr. Bruce Harold Lipton, the brain of a child under the age of seven is in a lower vibrational frequency, a state called theta, imagination...

By Neo Rantele Kuaho 7 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: The growing disillusionment with traditional education structures
#BizTrends2019: The growing disillusionment with traditional education structures

Traditional schooling is 'broken' and becoming increasingly irrelevant for the world of work that children are going to be entering into. What can be done to correct this and better prepare our children for the future...?

By Lisa Illingworth 7 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: Top 11 trends in South African education
#BizTrends2019: Top 11 trends in South African education

Higher Education in South Africa has undergone many changes over the past few decades, with local and global trends continuing to influence the sector...

By Yusuf Karodia 7 Jan 2019

NSFAS will no longer communicate via SMS
NSFAS will no longer communicate via SMS

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has announced it will no longer communicate directly with students via SMS during the 2019 academic year...

4 Jan 2019

Class of 2018 achieves 78.2% pass rate
Class of 2018 achieves 78.2% pass rate

The matric class of 2018, who sat for the National Senior Certificate (NSC) examination, has bagged a 78.2% pass rate...

4 Jan 2019

IEB 2018 Matrics achieve 98.92% pass rate
IEB 2018 Matrics achieve 98.92% pass rate

The Independent Examinations Board (IEB) matriculants have scooped a pass rate of 98.92%...

4 Jan 2019

Presidency receives memorandum from student activists
Presidency receives memorandum from student activists

Presidency Director-General Dr Cassius Lubisi has received a memorandum from #FeesMustFall activists demanding blanket amnesty for activists who have been convicted of crimes arising from the #FeesMustFall protest in 2017...

3 Jan 2019

St Stithians' IEB Matric results
St Stithians' IEB Matric results

St Stithians Boys' and Girls' Colleges have announced their Matric results for 2018 IEB assessments, with highlights of their top achievements...

3 Jan 2019

Matric results out today
Matric results out today

Following the stamp of approval by the council for quality assurance in education and training, Umalusi, the class of 2018 will find out how they fared in the National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations later today...

3 Jan 2019

Saipa Professional Evaluation results
Saipa Professional Evaluation results

The South African Institute of Professional Accountants released the results of its latest Professional Evaluation recently...

2 Jan 2019

Umalusi gives 2018 matric results the green light
Umalusi gives 2018 matric results the green light

The national senior certificate examinations have been given the thumbs up by quality assurance body, Umalusi...

28 Dec 2018

Helping teachers get better at 'how' to teach as well as 'what' to teach
Helping teachers get better at 'how' to teach as well as 'what' to teach

It's always difficult to step out of your comfort zone. This is true for teachers too; research has shown that many educators are resistant to change...

By Yashwant Ramma and Ajeevsing Bholoa 28 Dec 2018

World University Debating Championships opens in CT
World University Debating Championships opens in CT

Over 1,000 students from 50 countries have descended upon the University of Cape Town to partake in the World University Debating Championships, which kicks off today, 27 December 2018...

27 Dec 2018

200 scholarships on offer from Pearson Institute for 2019
200 scholarships on offer from Pearson Institute for 2019

The Pearson Institute of Higher Education has launched a scholarship programme to provide 200 worthy applicants the funds to study in any of the foundation's courses on offer...

19 Dec 2018

Earn, learn for free with Master Builders Association of the Western Cape
Earn, learn for free with Master Builders Association of the Western Cape

The MBAWC will once again be offering potential candidates in the region to attain a nationally recognised qualification for free...

18 Dec 2018

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