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Hey, Presto! Get your free study hack guides this Youth Day
Hey, Presto! Get your free study hack guides this Youth Day

In celebration of Youth Day, Presto Academy will be giving away their study hacks guide (worth R100) for free to all learners in South Africa on 16 - 17 June 2019...

1 day ago

Calls to arm teachers slated
Calls to arm teachers slated

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) has vehemently rejected calls for teachers to be armed with weapons on school premises, describing the appeal as "irresponsible, reckless and dangerous"...

1 day ago

Tshwane Institute for Continuing Education launches
Tshwane Institute for Continuing Education launches

TUT's Short Learning Programmes will officially be co-ordinated under one single entity as the Tshwane Institute for Continuing Education (TICE) launches today, 6 June 2019...

6 Jun 2019

Masango's Blackboard in action.
#YouthMonth: Chalking up the success of Blackboard's 'kids-helping-kids' cycle

In 1976, students took to the streets and helped shape the South Africa we're living in today. In 2019, students are going to need a different tool to shape our future...

By Leigh Andrews 6 Jun 2019

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Fedhasa's 2019 youth hospitality bursary now open for applications

The bursary programme is open to students studying towards a hospitality qualification and/ or interns from Fedhasa's hospitality member establishments...

6 Jun 2019

Evaluating Artificial Education
Evaluating Artificial Education

Artificial Intelligence can potentially transform the fundamentals of education and how people think in the future...

6 Jun 2019

Students show off their robotic skills
Students show off their robotic skills

The annual TUKS Robot Race Day took place recently and saw more than 70 autonomous robotic vehicles take to the track...

5 Jun 2019

GIBS Executive Education | Again ranked number 1 in executive education in South Africa and Africa by Financial Times
GIBS Executive Education | Again ranked number 1 in executive education in South Africa and Africa by Financial Times

University of Pretoria's Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) has again been ranked by the esteemed UK Financial Times as the top provider of executive education, not only in South Africa but also across the African continent...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 4 Jun 2019

Youth urged to participate in global anti-corruption competition
Youth urged to participate in global anti-corruption competition

Government has called on young people to enter an international contest on social anti-corruption advertising by designing a poster or developing a video to raise awareness on corruption...

4 Jun 2019

Free 5G training for ICT postgrads
Free 5G training for ICT postgrads

Huawei South Africa has launched a free 5G training course for ICT postgraduates at two Gauteng universities, with plans to expand the programme across the country...

4 Jun 2019

Enterprises UP celebrates GSTM and Executive Education delegates
Enterprises UP celebrates GSTM and Executive Education delegates

Enterprises University of Pretoria recently held a certificate ceremony to acknowledge and celebrate delegates that have successfully completed their training programmes and short courses for the 2018/2019 season...

Issued by Enterprises University of Pretoria 4 Jun 2019

#WorldEnvironmentDay: Emirates upcycles SA billboards into school bags
#WorldEnvironmentDay: Emirates upcycles SA billboards into school bags

To mark World Environment Day, Emirates gave its old advertising billboards in South Africa a new lease on life, transforming the PVC Flex material into hundreds of reusable bags...

4 Jun 2019

Young creative talent at AFDA Experimental Festival 2019
Young creative talent at AFDA Experimental Festival 2019

The annual AFDA Experimental Festival promises to be an eye-popping and mind-boggling experience across their four AFDA campuses...

Issued by AFDA 4 Jun 2019

Three-pronged partnership to upskill SA's black farmers
Three-pronged partnership to upskill SA's black farmers

In a unique approach to transformation and development, commercial farmers involved in primary and secondary agricultural who receive grants from the Department of Agriculture are being given the opportunity to hone their skills both on and off their farms...

4 Jun 2019

AfDB president awarded honorary doctorate
AfDB president awarded honorary doctorate

The University of Alberta will confer an honorary doctorate of science degree on Dr Akinwumi A. Adesina, President of the African Development Bank, at its convocation event on 4 June 2019 in Edmonton, Canada...

3 Jun 2019

A little mobile library goes a long way toward improving education
A little mobile library goes a long way toward improving education

As South Africa marks Youth Month in June, there is greater reflection on the numerous challenges affecting our young people and children. One major issue they confront is a high illiteracy rate...

31 May 2019

It's back to Education for Lesufi
It's back to Education for Lesufi

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has heeded the nation's call for Panyaza Lesufi to be shifted back to being the MEC for Education in the province...

31 May 2019

The world then and now, and how the way we protect our children needs to change
The world then and now, and how the way we protect our children needs to change

This National Child Protection Week (CPW), Google South Africa and Media Monitoring Africa hosted a roundtable putting a spotlight on the importance of online safety for children...

By Jessica Tennant 31 May 2019

Career opportunities in the Information Technology industry
Career opportunities in the Information Technology industry

Since almost every aspect of our lives has become intertwined with technology, it comes as no surprise that some of the most sought-after career opportunities can be found in the Information Technology industry...

By Jessie Connor 31 May 2019

Keep disrupting: advancing role of tech in education
Keep disrupting: advancing role of tech in education

Technology impacts education on multiple levels. Not only are educators and learners producing and consuming education materials differently, but education itself is shifting because of technology...

30 May 2019

Executive education - why lifelong study enhances your career
Executive education - why lifelong study enhances your career

In order to create strategies that allow their companies to keep abreast of this change, operate efficiently, and implement management systems that result in sustainable growth, managers, management graduates and mid-career professionals need to embrace continuous learning...

30 May 2019

Edureka makes it possible to get a machine learning degree online
Edureka makes it possible to get a machine learning degree online

Edureka's strategy is to offer high-quality courses in a variety of focuses aimed mainly at computing and data science, helping both to recruit and train prospective new engineers and keep existing workers up to date...

Issued by Lebrau Press 30 May 2019

Management Development Programme starting this July!
Management Development Programme starting this July!

The Management Development Programme (MDP) is uniquely designed to build your capacity to lead your organisation into the future...

Issued by UKZN Extended Learning 30 May 2019

The most in-demand skills and how to find them
The most in-demand skills and how to find them

According to research, the most in-demand skills in the world currently include sales representatives, project managers, information technology professionals, office support and financial analysts, among others...

30 May 2019

2019 Cell C Take a Girl Child to Work Day campaign launches
2019 Cell C Take a Girl Child to Work Day campaign launches

Participating in this year's Cell C Take a Girl Child to Work Day, thousands of girls across South Africa will gain first-hand work experience...

30 May 2019

New academic council for Honoris
New academic council for Honoris

Honoris United Universities has established the 'Honoris Academic Council' and appointed a new independent board member in an effort to boost the sharing of academic best practices and to develop a broad 'employability agenda' designed around entrepreneurial and workplace skills and credentials...

29 May 2019

Importance of school districts' role in supporting instructional leadership
Importance of school districts' role in supporting instructional leadership

School districts are a critical component of the country's national education system. They serve as delivery hubs of the Department of Basic Education to provide quality teaching and learning to schools across the country...

By Dr. V Chuta 29 May 2019

The legendary actor John Kani inspires students at AFDA Cape Town
The legendary actor John Kani inspires students at AFDA Cape Town

16 May was a wonderful day on the AFDA Cape Town campus as they hosted the illustrious Dr John Kani...

By Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 28 May 2019

Distance learning - Can it prepare you for the workplace of the future?
Distance learning - Can it prepare you for the workplace of the future?

Distance learning qualifications may prepare students for the workplaces of the future...

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 28 May 2019

'Stranger Things' at Port Elizabeth Film School
'Stranger Things' at Port Elizabeth Film School

Stranger Things, House of Cards and Mr Robot cinematographer shared his craft at AFDA Port Elizabeth...

By Jessica Edwards, Issued by AFDA 28 May 2019

An affirmation of college achievements
An affirmation of college achievements

False Bay TVET College hosted its annual Top Achievers Awards and Diploma Ceremony to acknowledge students who excelled in their respective programmes...

Issued by False Bay College 28 May 2019

Why photography is an important skill for designers
Why photography is an important skill for designers

The creative industry is a competitive one, and designers are increasingly asked to go above and beyond to fulfil their clients' needs. One of the most crucial weapons in their arsenal? Photography...

By Kirsti Buick, Issued by Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts 28 May 2019

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