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Remote training in bioinformatics to upskill scientists across Africa
Remote training in bioinformatics to upskill scientists across AfricaArticle

A new collaboration between Wellcome Connecting Science and H3ABioNet is helping deliver bioinformatics training throughout Africa, helping scientists tackle some of the continent's most urgent health challenges...

7 May 2021

Importance of building self-efficacy in uncertain times
Importance of building self-efficacy in uncertain timesArticle

With the national energy around the matric results starting to settle, it is a good time to stand back and reflect. For us as educators and civil citizens, 2020 was a year like no other that any of us had ever experienced...

Adri Marais 15 Apr 2021

Free inaugural T4 Education Teacher Tech Summit - all educators welcome
Free inaugural T4 Education Teacher Tech Summit - all educators welcomeArticle

The inaugural T4 Education Teacher Tech Summit will recognise the leading role teachers have played in developing digital and educational solutions during the pandemic...

12 Apr 2021

10 lessons for the classroom from 12 months of Covid
10 lessons for the classroom from 12 months of CovidArticle

Stacey Brewer, co-founder and CEO of Spark Schools, shares 10 lessons she's learned over the past 12 months...

Stacey Brewer 24 Mar 2021

The state of coaching in 2021
The state of coaching in 2021Article

Coaching is a growth industry and while Covid has caused severe disruptions, practitioners and clients have mostly been able to pivot to online environments and keep going...

Issued by SACAP 12 Mar 2021

Engagement, inquiry and community: What are Gen Zs looking for in learning?
Engagement, inquiry and community: What are Gen Zs looking for in learning?Article

What has my cursory listening taught me about how Gen Zs live and, ultimately, learn? We know that Gen Z students need to be engaged...

Dr Andrew Hibling, Issued by EDGE Education 4 Mar 2021

#BudgetSpeech2021: Education to remain a priority in 2021
#BudgetSpeech2021: Education to remain a priority in 2021Article

While education continues to be a priority, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has announced that government will in the next three years trim expenditure in the learning and culture function...

24 Feb 2021

Online learning: Fundamentally part of the 21st century digital era
Online learning: Fundamentally part of the 21st century digital eraArticle

Online learning has become the 'new normal', but how can both learners and instructors make a success of it?...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 23 Feb 2021

2030 Disruptive Leadership: Omni receives South African Council for Educators endorsement
2030 Disruptive Leadership: Omni receives South African Council for Educators endorsementArticle

In 2020, Omni undertook to proactively engage with the South African Council for Educators (Sace) to endorse its 2030 Disruptive Leadership Curriculum...

Issued by Omni HR Consulting 16 Feb 2021

Unlocking potential through digital learning
Unlocking potential through digital learningArticle

According to BBC.com, remote digital working and learning is likely to remain for years to come...

Issued by Black Wolf Agency 15 Feb 2021

Tips from a distance learning graduate
Tips from a distance learning graduateArticle

Online learning is the new norm. We at IIE Rosebank College have long embraced online and blended learning, launching our first blended learning campus in Polokwane in 2015...

Issued by Rosebank College 3 Feb 2021

Praesignis collaborates with AWS re/Start programme
Praesignis collaborates with AWS re/Start programmeArticle

Praesignis, the data consulting experts, today announced that it is collaborating with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to deliver AWS re/Start, an internationally recognised skills development programme that prepares learners for entry-level careers in the cloud...

Issued by Praesignis 1 Feb 2021

Broaden your career horizons with new online assessor, moderator courses
Broaden your career horizons with new online assessor, moderator coursesArticle

There's nothing like a new year to make some new and exciting changes. You might be considering adding a new skill to your CV or looking for an opportunity to earn more money. If so, look no further than the online assessor and moderator training programmes by Media Works, part of Optimi Workplace...

Issued by Optimi 25 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: Strengthening NPO skills and processes
#BizTrends2021: Strengthening NPO skills and processesArticle

As an important contributor of skills and research to the non-profit, higher education and philanthropy sectors, Inyathelo shares trends towards ensuring NPO sustainability in 2021...

Nazeema Mohamed, Feryal Domingo and Soraya Joonas 8 Jan 2021

Malcolm Mooi
#BizTrends2021: Addressing educational issues and making improvements in 2021Article

In 2020, the education sector came under major scrutiny in what can best be described as 'the most turbulent year yet'...

Malcolm Mooi 5 Jan 2021

Makerspaces: Equipping students with skills for employability in the 21st century
Makerspaces: Equipping students with skills for employability in the 21st centuryArticle

We are in the cusp of the fourth industrial revolution (4IR) which is replete with major disruptions in almost every aspect of our lives and in this respect education is no exception...

Ahmed Shaikh, Issued by Regent Business School 21 Dec 2020

Is virtual coaching the future?
Is virtual coaching the future?Article

This year, family life, school and study life, as well as our working lives have not just been temporarily disrupted by the global pandemic, but shaped differently for the conceivable future...

Issued by SACAP 11 Dec 2020

Blended learning: Increasing personal study options
Blended learning: Increasing personal study optionsArticle

For many South African families, home study and home-schooling during hard lockdown were a shock to the system. For the majority of South Africans it was almost, or completely impossible due to the dire lack of resources...

Issued by SACAP 26 Nov 2020

Latest Teacha! magazine set to inspire and empower teachers
Latest Teacha! magazine set to inspire and empower teachersArticle

It is against the backdrop of 2020, that teacher hub Teacha! launches the 10th edition of its magazine...

Issued by Snapplify 12 Nov 2020

Durban High School and Digicampus launch online learning academy
Durban High School and Digicampus launch online learning academyArticle

Durban High School is collaborating with DigiCampus to launch Swales Online Academy, a contemporary educational platform, which will be ready to welcome fulltime students for the 2021 academic year...

29 Oct 2020

86% of SA parents want their kids to learn online and in classrooms
86% of SA parents want their kids to learn online and in classroomsArticle

Recent lockdown conditions threw the gauntlet down at South Africa's education system: adapt to the online world quickly to keep up with the syllabus during unforeseen circumstances, or face stalling learning completely, compromising the future of South Africa's youth...

Philip von Ziegler 23 Oct 2020

Organisational learning and development: Who trains the trainers?
Organisational learning and development: Who trains the trainers?Article

Blended learning solutions have yielded a wide array of new learning approaches and tools, including online learning, social learning and a renewed focus on workplace (or on-the-job) learning...

Issued by Wits Plus 19 Oct 2020

Collaborating to empower Youth - IIE Rosebank College and Isipho Admin
Collaborating to empower Youth - IIE Rosebank College and Isipho AdminArticle

IIE Rosebank College and Isipho Admin have collaborated to empower South African youth. We believe our vision of changing lives and theirs' of improving lives by providing entry into the Executive Assistant profession, is a definite recipe for success...

Issued by Rosebank College 8 Oct 2020

#DoBizZA: Just Brands Africa gives back to SA by helping educate future leaders
#DoBizZA: Just Brands Africa gives back to SA by helping educate future leadersArticle

Just Brands Africa develops creative experiences for established brands and businesses seeking new ways to communicate with their audiences...

Juanita Pienaar 30 Sep 2020

A post-industrial era education model
A post-industrial era education modelArticle

Rob Paddock, founder of GetSmarter digital learning platform, explains micro-credentialing and the need to provide a post-industrial era education model, which offers affordable, accessible and quality education to all...

Roberta Coci, Issued by SAICA 28 Sep 2020

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

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

Crucial new factors to consider before choosing a tertiary institution
Crucial new factors to consider before choosing a tertiary institutionArticle

Covid-19 and global lockdowns will have an enduring impact on how prospective students will make decisions about higher education options in future, an education expert says...

26 Aug 2020

Dynamic DNA partners with Huawei Cloud on launching digital learning platform
Dynamic DNA partners with Huawei Cloud on launching digital learning platformArticle

Huawei Cloud and Dynamic DNA have collaborated to launch an integrated digital learning platform in response to the education challenges in South Africa...

Issued by Dynamic DNA 19 Aug 2020

3 steps to creating a sustainable roadmap for SA's K-12 educators
3 steps to creating a sustainable roadmap for SA's K-12 educatorsArticle

Now is the time to invest in virtual learning platforms and teacher training programmes.

Robert Speed 5 Aug 2020

Online learning, our new norm
Online learning, our new normArticle

Up until a few months ago, learning online was a choice. The Covid-19 pandemic has necessitated the move to online teaching and learning, which brings with it a world of opportunities and challenges...

Issued by Rosebank College 30 Jul 2020

Lessons in lockdown learning: How schools are now better equipped to cope
Lessons in lockdown learning: How schools are now better equipped to copeArticle

After reopening briefly, public schools across the country have had to face the reality of shutting down again for four weeks from 27 July as the Covid-19 pandemic escalates...

Edwell Gumbo 29 Jul 2020

Three saving hacks for higher education
Three saving hacks for higher educationArticle

Saving is a lifestyle choice. Like most things, saving takes practice and discipline. The Savings Institute of South Africa has designated July on the South African calendar as "Savings Month", to promote a culture of saving in South Africa...

Issued by Rosebank College 15 Jul 2020

Helping students to navigate their lives in a sea of change
Helping students to navigate their lives in a sea of changeArticle

The 7 Habits for Highly Effective College Students short course facilitated by Fanie Walters from the Faculty of Economics and Management Sciences is exactly what students need to cope and make this a successful year...

Issued by Enterprises University of Pretoria 13 Jul 2020

Multimodal teaching crucial to continued learning
Multimodal teaching crucial to continued learningArticle

Higher Education, Science and Innovation Minister, Dr Blade Nzimande, says multimodal teaching is the only way continued learning can take place in the Covid-19 context...

9 Jul 2020

Stadium provides innovative learning space for Irish medical students
Stadium provides innovative learning space for Irish medical studentsArticle

To ensure that medical students can continue their education in a safe environment during the Covid-19 pandemic, the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland (RCSI) University of Medicine and Health Sciences will create a unique satellite campus at Ireland's largest stadium, Croke Park.

1 Jul 2020

Reimagining education with interactive learning and reliable connectivity
Reimagining education with interactive learning and reliable connectivityArticle

As South Africa emerges from its extended national lockdown in a phased approach, educational institutions across the country are faced with a difficult and complex task. There is clearly an urgent need to re-institute onsite teaching and kickstart curriculums, yet the pandemic continues to pose a grave threat to public health...

Jacques du Toit 1 Jul 2020

Nurturing the CA(SA) pipeline during a pandemic
Nurturing the CA(SA) pipeline during a pandemicArticle

As the South African economy flails under Covid-19 and a downgrade to junk status, The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (Saica) talks to chartered accountants [CA(SA)] Ignatius Sehoole about the importance of ensuring we continue to bring top-quality CAs(SA) into the system...

Roberta Coci, Issued by SAICA 30 Jun 2020

Traditional teaching methods require change to meet needs of Gen Z
Traditional teaching methods require change to meet needs of Gen ZArticle

Generation Z is the group defined as growing up in the era of connected technology. Born between 1997 and 2012, most importantly, this is the generation entering the world's tertiary education systems today...

Candice Adams 1 Jun 2020

Matching Moodle affordances with different knowledge types
Matching Moodle affordances with different knowledge typesArticle

The field of e-learning undeniably offers a wide range of affordances - i.e. options that are made available to e-learning practitioners. When used effectively, these resources provide great value in ensuring that learning objectives are achieved successfully...

Millie van der Westhuizen, Issued by EDGE Education 15 May 2020

#LockdownLessons: Opportunity to re-invent, revamp education system - Zakheni Ngubo, Syafunda
#LockdownLessons: Opportunity to re-invent, revamp education system - Zakheni Ngubo, SyafundaArticle

Zakheni Ngubo, founder and CEO at Syafunda, shares his experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how his organisation is navigating these unusual times...

Sindy Peters 8 May 2020

Using e-learning to unlock better educational outcomes
Using e-learning to unlock better educational outcomesArticle

Using technology in our learning model gives our learners the opportunity to engage with learning material at their own pace, and in a way that is fun and engaging...

8 Apr 2020

#Covid-19: TSIBA's response to the new educational reality
#Covid-19: TSIBA's response to the new educational realityArticle

How TSIBA rolled out its contingency plan in light of the Covid-19 pandemic...

Issued by TSIBA 7 Apr 2020

GIBS Entrepreneurship Development Academy taking township entrepreneurs to the next level
GIBS Entrepreneurship Development Academy taking township entrepreneurs to the next levelArticle

The Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) Entrepreneurship Development Academy (EDA) has pledged its continued support to capacitating township entrepreneurs...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 11 Mar 2020

Fundi's top 5 educational trends for the year
Fundi's top 5 educational trends for the yearArticle

The past decade has seen a radical shift in education and, often, disruptive evolution of the collective industry. From free tertiary education all the way through to the rise of EdTech, the next 10 years promises to be equally exciting to watch - starting in 2020...

30 Jan 2020

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