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Tips to building a routine for your kids during Covid-19
Tips to building a routine for your kids during Covid-19

The coronavirus (Covid-19) brings with it the opportunity for parents and kids to design their own learning pathways. Here, children can learn at their own pace through various new and exciting channels...

19 Mar 2020

Higher education institutions close for early recess
Higher education institutions close for early recess

All higher institutions of learning will close for early recess with effect from Wednesday, 18 March 2020...

18 Mar 2020

How to harness your child's leadership potential
How to harness your child's leadership potential

Developing young and influential leaders is not simply about individual success but, very crucially, about the positive impact effective leadership has on the communities and countries which are home to these game-changers. Having innovative, inspirational and solutions-driven leaders passionate about addressing sociopolitical challenges is vital for Africa...

By Faith Abiodun 18 Mar 2020

Basic Education outlines recovery plan
Basic Education outlines recovery plan

To compensate for the early closure of schools due to coronavirus, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says the June holidays will be cut short by a week...

17 Mar 2020

Learn how to manage health and safety in your organisation!
Learn how to manage health and safety in your organisation!

The national SHE improvement initiative is dependent on suitably and adequately trained SHE practitioners, driving SHE within their spheres of influence in industry...

Issued by UKZN Extended Learning 17 Mar 2020

Applications open for 2020 Global Citizen Fellowship Programme Powered by BeyGOOD
Applications open for 2020 Global Citizen Fellowship Programme Powered by BeyGOOD

Global Citizen Africa has announced that applications for the second annual Global Citizen Fellowship Programme Powered by BeyGOOD are now open. The programme is intended to unearth South African youth with remarkable potential...

Issued by OnPoint PR 17 Mar 2020

Kutlwanong Promaths Programme puts rural learners on a professional career path
Kutlwanong Promaths Programme puts rural learners on a professional career path

"Mathematics and Physical Science are gateway subjects to professional careers," says Tumelo Mabitselo, CEO for the Kutlwanong Centre for Maths, Science & Technology. "Poor marks in these subjects eliminates a range of study and career options for students..."

By Shan Radcliffe 16 Mar 2020

The Target Group Index (TGI) data set - Empowering students and business leaders of tomorrow alongside the University of Pretoria
The Target Group Index (TGI) data set - Empowering students and business leaders of tomorrow alongside the University of Pretoria

Ask Afrika is rolling out the Target Group Index initiative to more tertiary institutions. In partnership with the University of Pretoria's Department of Marketing Management and Enterprises University of Pretoria, a new course on 'Utilising the Target Group Index for Practical Market(ing) Insights' is available...

Issued by Ask Afrika 16 Mar 2020

Maths and Science Academy opens to uplift rural Limpopo
Maths and Science Academy opens to uplift rural Limpopo

The SA Medical and Education Foundation (SAME) and corporate donors officially opened the Masia Maths and Science Academy (MMSA) in Ha-Masia, Limpopo on 6 March 2020. The new Maths and Science Academy will serve thousands of learners in the Vuwani region...

13 Mar 2020

Partnership brings youth development programmes to Kruger Park
Partnership brings youth development programmes to Kruger Park

Jock Safari Lodge has formed an official long term partnership with the Wilderness Foundation Africa (WFA) to further conservation education and youth development within the broader community of the Kruger National Park...

12 Mar 2020

Tips to prevent spread of coronavirus in schools
Tips to prevent spread of coronavirus in schools

The International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC), Unicef and the World Health Organisation (Who) has issued new guidance to help protect children and schools from the transmission of the coronavirus (Covid-19)...

12 Mar 2020

Google to train 20,000 women across Africa in 2020
Google to train 20,000 women across Africa in 2020

Google announced it is doubling down on its commitment to women in Africa and aims to train 20,000 women this year...

12 Mar 2020

HyperionDev students graduate
HyperionDev students graduate

Tech education company HyperionDev was proud to host the first of four Cape graduation ceremonies for 2020...

10 Mar 2020

Principal training interventions - finding the right fit
Principal training interventions - finding the right fit

The Old Mutual Education Flagship Project (OMEFP), launched in 2013, committed to investing R350m over seven years in under-resourced schools...

By Kanyisa Diamond, Issued by Trialogue 10 Mar 2020

Adopt-a-School Foundation commemorates School Health Week at Meriti Secondary School
Adopt-a-School Foundation commemorates School Health Week at Meriti Secondary School

Adopt-a-School Foundation is facilitating a Health, Sanitation and Sexual Education Programme at Meriti Secondary School starting on 4 March 2020, as part of its Social Welfare drive during School Health Week...

Issued by Adopt-a-School 9 Mar 2020

Reduce the drop-out rate in SA's higher education institutions with digital transformation
Reduce the drop-out rate in SA's higher education institutions with digital transformation

Digital transformation in higher education is good for many reasons...

Issued by Everlytic 9 Mar 2020

Acquire the essential contemporary Project Management skills!
Acquire the essential contemporary Project Management skills!

The Project Management programme at UKZN has been designed to provide delegates with sufficient contemporary Project Management skills in order to allow them to be efficient in managing resources and time when working on projects...

Issued by UKZN Extended Learning 9 Mar 2020

Introducing Development Stack! A progressive solution to human capital skills development
Introducing Development Stack! A progressive solution to human capital skills development

Omni HR Consulting recently introduced the Omni Development Stack, a purpose-built model aimed to support organisations with industry-relevant training and development solutions...

Issued by Omni HR Consulting 9 Mar 2020

Mastercard launches 2020 Girls4Tech programme to STEM tech skills shortage
Mastercard launches 2020 Girls4Tech programme to STEM tech skills shortage

Ahead of International Women's Day on 8 March, Mastercard launched its 2020 South African Girls4Tech programme at Phoenix College in Johannesburg to inspire and prepare 110 girls aged between nine and 11 for careers in science and technology...

6 Mar 2020

Teachers, Nyati camp implicated in Enock Mpianzi's death
Teachers, Nyati camp implicated in Enock Mpianzi's death

Parktown Boys High School educators, together with the Nyati Bush Camp, have been found liable in the death of Enock Mpianzi in what Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has described as a "damning report"...

5 Mar 2020

Advancing 4IR through CSI
Advancing 4IR through CSI

With enormous potential to better human lives, the dawn of the connected technological age has placed telecommunications companies at the foreground of advancement of society...

By Vino Govender 5 Mar 2020

EdTech entrepreneurs - apply to be Wise
EdTech entrepreneurs - apply to be Wise

The Qatar Foundation is calling on social entrepreneurs who are looking to change the future of education to apply for the latest intake of Wise Accelerator initiative...

4 Mar 2020

SA's most sought-after skills - survey
SA's most sought-after skills - survey

The 13th annual ManpowerGroup Talent Shortage Survey has been released, revealing that skilled trades and technicians top the list of South Africa's skills shortages...

4 Mar 2020

Heavyweight speaker lineup at Fast Company symposium
Heavyweight speaker lineup at Fast Company symposium

The inaugural Fast Company Most Innovative Company Symposium was held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre 2 (CTICC) on 5 March 2020...

Issued by Independent Media 4 Mar 2020

#StartupStory: Coding Mamas teaches moms digital skills
#StartupStory: Coding Mamas teaches moms digital skills

The digital age is now. The skills gap in South Africa is very evident, more specifically digital skills amongst women...

By Evan-Lee Courie 4 Mar 2020

Trade and Investment Programme in Jhb and Dbn!
Trade and Investment Programme in Jhb and Dbn!

The Trade, Investment Promotion and Economic Development Programme (TIPED) is designed to provide a seamless pipeline to build South Africa's capacity to lead and manage strategic and sustainable investment...

Issued by UKZN Extended Learning 2 Mar 2020

Future job success lies in this...
Future job success lies in this...

Do you know how much of their income millennials are advised to save if they want to retire at 65? It used to be 15% but has leapt up dramatically to 40%. Given that savings have never exceeded 13% of income since 1960, I'm betting very few people will reach the 40% savings ideal...

By Martin Pienaar 2 Mar 2020

"Bring down the barriers between education and the real world," says award-winning SA educationist
"Bring down the barriers between education and the real world," says award-winning SA educationist

Africa's leading educationist and academic trailblazer, Professor Yusuf Karodia, has cautioned that to sustainably address the challenges posed by the fourth industrial revolution (4IR), policymakers and education advocates on the continent need to embrace new, digitally-immersive methods to higher education...

Issued by Regent Business School 2 Mar 2020

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Want instant branded content? Biz Content Features are the easy way to align a company or brand with market reports or industry event coverage...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Mar 2020

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