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The higher education experiences of the first wave of Covid-19 infections in South Africa
The higher education experiences of the first wave of Covid-19 infections in South AfricaArticle

Despite the unknown realities of the Covid-19 second wave spread in 2021, Cornerstone Institute is continuing with online teaching and learning...

Issued by Cornerstone Institute 4 May 2021

Sommet Education acquires majority stake of Invictus Education
Sommet Education acquires majority stake of Invictus EducationArticle

Swiss-based Sommet Education has announced its acquisition of a majority stake in Invictus Education, alongside Invictus' historical shareholders...

22 Apr 2021

Comparing the cost of online schooling
Comparing the cost of online schoolingArticle

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, many South African schools now offer the option of online learning, but what are the comparative costs...?

15 Mar 2021

Didn't get into university? There are other options...
Didn't get into university? There are other options...Article

So you've finally passed matric but didn't do well enough to get into university? Don't stress, it's not the end of the road...

23 Feb 2021

Things to consider before selecting an online institution
Things to consider before selecting an online institutionArticle

Education experts have urged parents and students to carefully consider an institution and its programmes before signing up for online or distance learning...

17 Feb 2021

2021 Anzisha Prize applications now open
2021 Anzisha Prize applications now openArticle

Mastercard Foundation and African Leadership Academy call on young African entrepreneurs to join the Anzisha Prize Fellowship program...

15 Feb 2021

Homeschooling vs online schooling - which is the right route for you?
Homeschooling vs online schooling - which is the right route for you?Article

In 2020, the education landscape has changed permanently. Covid-19 has pushed schools, teachers, learners and parents into unfamiliar territory, and many have had to adapt to teaching and learning methods they might not have considered otherwise...

Louise Schoonwinkel 19 Nov 2020

How digital came to the rescue
How digital came to the rescueArticle

Coasting through the Covid-19 era has its ups and downs. The scale of disruption has forced communications agencies globally to rethink their strategies, which, for many has meant a radical pivot to be more digital...

Desiree Gullan, Issued by G&G Digital 30 Oct 2020

What South Africa's teachers brought to the virtual classroom during Covid-19
What South Africa's teachers brought to the virtual classroom during Covid-19Article

While celebrating this year's World Teachers Day, we should recognise how the Covid-19 pandemic has amplified the key role that teachers already play in South Africa's schools...

Mmaki Jantjies 21 Oct 2020

Companies should take advantage of this new generation skill...
Companies should take advantage of this new generation skill...Article

The past few months have seen massive disruption to academic years around the globe. Students who started the year on campus may end up finishing it at home. Keeping the academic year going has meant adapting to remote learning for learners and educators. But unlike some of their schoolgoing counterparts (and their parents), the current generation of students has been primed for remote and online learning...

Siphelele Kubheka 12 Oct 2020

Developing teachers to address unequal access to education
Developing teachers to address unequal access to educationArticle

The annual United Nations' (UN) World Teachers' Day to honour one of the world's most essential professions, teaching, was celebrated yesterday, 5 October. Unesco's theme for the 2020 commemoration naturally links to the current education climate, as a result of Covid-19, "Teachers: leading in crisis, reimagining the future".

Professor Patrick Bean 6 Oct 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

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

Parents, do your homework when it comes to e-learning programmes
Parents, do your homework when it comes to e-learning programmesArticle

Giving your child the freedom to choose content on educational e-learning programmes is like taking them to their favourite takeaway and expecting them to select a salad...

Philip von Ziegler 7 Aug 2020

SAS offers free online learning for registered students
SAS offers free online learning for registered studentsArticle

Mindful of the ever-increasing demand for qualified data scientists, SAS is offering its customised e-learning portal, Software Certified Young Professionals free of charge to any interested student currently enrolled at a university or higher degree-granting institution...

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

Reengineering education in a changing landscape
Reengineering education in a changing landscapeArticle

When the Covid-19 pandemic arrived on our shores earlier this year, Old Mutual's seven-year Education Flagship Project (OMEFP) had come to a close (in December 2019), and we were applying our minds to a new strategy for our CSI work in education...

Kanyisa Diamond, Issued by Trialogue 30 Jun 2020

#LockdownLessons: Digital transformation isn't a nice-to-have, it's a basic need
#LockdownLessons: Digital transformation isn't a nice-to-have, it's a basic needArticle

Sylvester Ratlabala, OneConnect CEO, shares his experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how the organisation is navigating these unusual times...

Shan Radcliffe 29 Jun 2020

How to manage matric during Covid-19 lockdown
How to manage matric during Covid-19 lockdownArticle

The current circumstances facing the Class of 2020 have caused massive upheaval and uncertainty on top of the challenges they would ordinarily have faced. Even so, there are ways learners can adjust and respond to ensure they still make a success of the year, an education expert says...

23 Apr 2020

When innovation is the path of greatest resilience
When innovation is the path of greatest resilienceArticle

Many businesses are still operating in that emergency 'first response' mode - reacting to every challenge every day, just to survive... It's time to choose before it chooses us...

Issued by icandi CQ 21 Apr 2020

Kids can keep learning even during a lockdown. Here's how
Kids can keep learning even during a lockdown. Here's howArticle

Be prepared to learn along with your kids, take a break when you need to -- and have fun...

27 Mar 2020

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

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

Entrepreneurship and the power of hustle
Entrepreneurship and the power of hustleArticle

Starting a business is a scary, exciting and thrilling process. A new business is so full of potential and possibility, and only you as the new CEO can make all of those dreams come to fruition...

2 Oct 2019

3 ways digital learning can empower star employees
3 ways digital learning can empower star employeesArticle

Technology continues to disrupt every aspect of our lives. One sector that is benefitting from this disruption is education and training. The rise of online learning platforms continues to make studying more accessible and convenient to students and employees...

Desiree Gullan 30 Jul 2019

Why businesses are shifting their training to digital
Why businesses are shifting their training to digitalArticle

The world's most successful businesses constantly evolve through adopting modern techniques to upskill their employees. Does this mean the trusted tradition of long in-classroom presentations and training programmes are now defunct?...

Michael Gullan, Issued by G&G Digital 10 Jul 2019

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Why businesses are shifting their training to digitalArticle

Think of the world's most successful businesses, not only do they pursue growth through innovation, they constantly evolve through adopting modern techniques to upskill their employees.

Michael Gullan 9 Jul 2019

#BizTrends2018: E-learning trends to watch out for in 2018
#BizTrends2018: E-learning trends to watch out for in 2018Article

We keep hearing about powerful smartphone devices, and how affordable and low-budget online learning courses have become. Within just one year, it's become clearer than ever that a much different future is in store for us when it comes to learning new skills and sharing your knowledge...

31 Jan 2018

Automation and skills development - an important duo
Automation and skills development - an important duoArticle

ManpowerGroup SA's managing director, Lyndy van den Barselaar, is of the opinion that the automated economy will open up employment opportunities for those with the right skillsets...

22 Dec 2017

How to successfully navigate a career change
How to successfully navigate a career changeArticle

Considering the pace of digital transformation and how it is making some roles obsolete, the prospect of a career transition is becoming a reality that many people need to consider...

29 Mar 2017

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