Undocumented Children Have A Right To Free Education In South Africa,...

The Makhanda High Court in the Eastern Cape has ruled that all undocumented children, including children of illegal foreigners, are entitled to...

Don’t Just Solve For X: Letting Kids Explore Real-World Scenarios Will...

Jill Fielding-Wells, Australian Catholic University and Kym Fry, Australian Catholic University In real life, ordering pizza for a group...

How WhatsApp Groups Support Nigeria’s Nursing Graduates

Ademola Johnson Ajuwon, University of the Witwatersrand and Christoph Pimmer, University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland Around 12,000 students...
Zwelinjani Secondary School

‘We Will Not Reward Anarchy’ Says KZN Education Department After Learners...

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education has condemned the burning down of Zwelinjani Secondary School in Durban, after pupils allegedly became enraged over...
panyaza lesufi

Gauteng Education Department To Bolster Security At Schools During Festive Season

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says they will step up security at schools in the province during the Christmas holiday period.

Sex Education Raises Questions About The Role Of The State In...

Nicola de Jager, Stellenbosch University Passions are running high in South Africa about a proposed new curriculum for education...
UCT

Academic Freedom Is Under Threat Around The World – Here’s How...

Eva Pils, King's College London and Marina Svensson, Lund University Academic freedom is at the heart of successful universities....

Mid-High School Certificate Is A Game Changer For South Africa

Nhlanhla Mbatha, University of South Africa Every year, more than 300,000 pupils drop out of South African schools after...

Time For Innovative Approaches Over Traditional Learning Methods

Access to quality education is a fundamental human right rather than a privilege. A number of international conventions and the United Nations have also...
panyaza lesufi

Education MEC Lesufi To Visit Areas Which Have Reached Placement Capacity

With some 9,000 children still unplaced for the 2020 financial year, Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi is to tour various areas this week to...
NSFAS

NSFAS 2020 Application Deadline Approaches

Students who do not have access to funding and who intend to study at a public university or TVET college in 2020,...
Kanya Cekeshe

Fees Must Fall Activist Kanya Cekeshe’s Mental Health Getting Worse –...

The mental health of Fees Must Fall activist Kanya Cekeshe is getting worse, his lawyer said Tuesday. Cekeshe was released from...

South Africans Prefer Their Children To Be Taught In English

Steven Gordon, Human Sciences Research Council and Jaqueline Harvey, Human Sciences Research Council English is only one of 11...

‘Unpleasant Smell’ From Exam Papers Makes Learners Sick In Limpopo

The Government Printing Works (GPW) says it is reviewing its contract with a service provider following an incident in which children...
NSFAS Administrator Randall Carolissen

NSFAS Needs A Complete ‘Re-imagination’ Administrator Tells Parliament

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) requires nothing less than a “complete re-imagination" of its operating model and governance structure, the...
South African Teacher

South Africa Must Up Its Game And Produce More Teachers

A UNESCO report, which examined the number of teachers that each country needs, found that sub-Saharan Africa needs an additional 6,3 million...
Special needs schools

Telecom Firms Pledge Support For ICT Roll-Out In Special Needs Schools

Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, recently convened the first ICT Roundtable on resourcing special needs schools with ICT equipment.
South Africa doctorates

South Africa Takes Steps To Assure The Quality Of Its Doctorates

Sioux McKenna, Rhodes University Around the world there has been a massive increase in demand for doctoral education. This...

Presidential Commission On 4IR Presents Draft Diagnostic Report To Ramaphosa

The Presidential Commission on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) presented its draft diagnostic report to President Cyril Ramaphosa Thursday.
Naledi Pandor

Do Not Neglect Research & Innovation When Talking Investments, Cautions DIRCO...

Riyaz Patel It's time for Africa to become serious about investing more in research, development and innovation, International Relations...