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Orlando West kicks-off McDonald's U/14 School League with a big bang at Anchor High School

Soweto was the place to be on Wednesday, 24 May, as the long awaited and highly anticipated McDonald's U/14 Schools League big kick-off took place at Anchor High School in Orlando West

Issued by Pacinamix 1 day ago

FNB Business Innovation Awards finalists

FNB Business and Endeavor South Africa have shortlisted the finalists for the FNB Business Innovation Awards 2017

2 days ago

Why resilience matters for schools trying to thrive in tough situations

Resilience in schools involves a process where teachers, principals, families, students and district officials know and use strategies that help teachers to teach and students to learn.

By Liesel Ebersöhn 2 days ago

Education: Africa's path to a sustainable future

The world is focussed on sustainable development and education is the key. This may be no truer than in Africa where valiant efforts continue to end poverty and hunger and protect the environment

Issued by Spintelligent 1 day ago

Experts to look at viability of independent exam council

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says the Council of Education Ministers will appoint a panel of experts to look at the viability of introducing an independent National Examinations Council

2 days ago

#WomensMonth is not important

“Women's Month is not important if it means we only pay attention to women's issues for 31 days of the year." - Moyin Oloruntoba

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Revamped Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome offers a unique experience

The revamped Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome will finally open the doors of this unique new facility to the public on Saturday, 27 May 2017

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Western Cape gets Zenex high school education improvement project

Earlier this week, the Zenex Foundation and the Western Cape Dept of Education launched a high school project focused on improving maths, science and English at 10 disadvantaged schools

3 days ago

#WhenIGrowUp: How to become a FAN-shionista

The brand new Johannesburg-based fashion design college, Fashion Academy Network (FAN), has opened its admission doors for its first intake of students in 2018

By Shan Radcliffe 3 days ago

Massive investment in Mpumalanga education infrastructure

The Mpumalanga Department of Education has set aside over R1 billion for infrastructure related to the sector

3 days ago

Push for 50% of schools to offer African languages

Education Minister Angie Motshekga says the Council of Education Ministers (CEM) wants half of all schools to offer African languages to learners

2 days ago

NMMU, unions in pay hike agreement

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University has agreed to a 6.4% monthly salary increase for staff

By Devon Koen 2 days ago

Open Day

Knowing that various tertiary institutions all had their open days on 20 May, Open Window Institute was delighted to have more visitors on their campus than they had space for

Issued by Open Window Institute 3 days ago

Rural KZN schools beam at generosity of Ithala

The spirit of ubuntu came alive when members of Ithala Development Finance Corporation's CSI team visited eight rural schools in KwaZulu-Natal to deliver school uniforms

Issued by Ithala Development Finance Corporation 2 days ago

Sama responds to allegations of fraud at UKZN medical school

Sama has called on the department of education to act swiftly in allegations of fraud and corruption at the Nelson Mandela School of Medicine at UKZN

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Top African execs choose an MBA

Research into the leadership landscape in key economic hubs in Africa shows that top African execs throughout the continent still choose to pursue an MBA

23 May 2017

Oxbridge Academy evolves with new online courses

Following their vision of making excellent education accessible, private distance learning college Oxbridge Academy has expanded their range of online courses

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 22 May 2017

UJ opens African Centre for Epistemology and Philosophy of Science

The African Centre for Epistemology and Philosophy of Science (ACEPS) was officially launched at the University of Johannesburg on Friday, 19 May 2017

First UMP graduates encouraged to be innovative

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the first batch of students to graduate from the University of Mpumalanga to be innovative and to create new opportunities for inclusive development

22 May 2017

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Harvard gives Zuckerberg honorary degree

WASHINGTON, USA: Thirteen years after dropping out of Harvard University to work on Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday finally got his degree - well, sort of.

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Jonathan Lun wins SingularityU's Southern Africa Global Impact Challenge

Last week saw Jonathan Lun win the judges' vote at the final pitch event for the 2017 SingularityU (SU) Southern Africa Global Impact Challenge (GIC).

By Jessica Tennant 16 May 2017

#OneShow2017: Ross Chowles on keeping students' attention

I chatted to Ross Chowles, our own South African born and bred ex-creative director of The Jupiter Drawing Room Cape Town, now an advertising lecturer at Michigan State University, at the One Club's One Show Educators' Summit as part of their Creative Week.

By Ann Nurock 9 May 2017

How to make every day World Design Day in SA

World Design Day is all about exploring and enhancing natural creativity and planting small seeds on change in collectively designing a more human-friendly and inclusive society for all.

By Leigh Andrews 27 Apr 2017

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