Rietondale High, Formerly Hoërskool Hendrik Verwoerd, Vandalised After Name Change

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has expressed outrage and condemned the acts of vandalism at Rietondale High School, formerly Hoërskool Hendrik Verwoerd.

Mpumalanga Education HOD Fired Following Feeding Scheme, Textbook Corruption – DA

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has welcomed the dismissal of the provincial education department head, Mahlasedi Mhlabane, following allegations of misconduct and tender irregularities involving...

Joint Sitting Of Education And Police Committees Discuss School Safety

A joint sitting of the portfolio committees of Basic Education and the Police in Parliament have been briefed on measures to address...

Lesufi Shocked By Fatal School Stabbing Over Cell Phone

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has expressed shock after a grade 10 learner was stabbed to death by a fellow pupil at...

DBE Piloting Gender Based Violence Education Programme In 5 Provinces

Scripted lesson plans (SLPs) aimed at making learners more conscious of issues of Gender Based Violence (GBV), are currently being rolled out...

People Are Key To Unlocking SA’s Potential, Says Thabo Mbeki Unveiling...

Riyaz Patel Thabo Mbeki and Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga are studying a report into education and...

Read All About It… South African Book Fair Launched At Constitution...

Storytellers, poets and books stacked to the rafters – a reader’s dream – that aptly describes the hive of activity at the...

Learners Display Maturity At Limpopo Youth Parliament

A voice boomed over the PA system in the mayoral chamber of the Polokwane Local Municipality."I now call upon a member from...

Two More Schools Of Specialisation With A Focus On High Tech...

The launch of St Barnabas and UJ Metropolitan Mathematics specialist Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) schools is set to ignite a...

Nearly 2 Million Children Out Of School Due To Conflict In...

"A generation of children risk being denied the right to learn," UNICEF has warned in a new report detailing the effects of...

Gauteng Education School Twinning Initiative Gathers Momentum

In a move to improve learner outcomes and foster social cohesion, the Gauteng Education Department (GDE) has officially launched the twinning of Hoerskool Bastion (Krugersdorp) and Madiba Secondary...

400 learners Seeking Placement After 20 Unregistered Schools Shuttered In Ivory...

Riyaz Patel Anxious parents affected by the closure of 20 unregistered schools in Ivory Park, Ekurhuleni, are urging...

Hoërskool Hendrik Verwoerd No More, As Lesufi Unveils Rietondale High

Riyaz Patel Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi officially renamed Hoërskool Hendrik Verwoerd to Rietondale High School Friday. Lesufi said...

Gauteng Education MEC Lesufi Launches Specialist Engineering School In Katlehong

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi today launched the Katlehong Engineering School of Specialisation which will focus on manufacturing, transport and logistics.

Kashmir Schools Reopen But Concerned Parents Keep Students Home As DIRCO...

Riyaz Patel Some schools re-opened in Indian-administered Kashmir Monday, but few students turned up amid the ongoing tensions...

Coding In South African Schools: What Needs To Happen To Make...

Ulrike Rivett, University of Cape Town South Africa is training a group of teachers to learn how to code...

Theft & Vandalism Cost Gauteng Education More Than R120M – MEC...

Riyaz Patel More than R120m has been lost through theft at schools since the start of the 2019 academic...

‘An Inevitable Feature Of American Life’ – Back-To-School Lists Now Include...

Riyaz Patel With the onset of the school year in the US, anxious parents are purchasing backpacks that...

How Schools Are Kept Afloat In ‘Unrecognized’ Somaliland

Tobias Gandrup, University of Antwerp and Kristof Titeca, University of Antwerp In 1991, following a civil war that led...

Make Education More Equitable & Inclusive, Says UN Launching International Youth...

Riyaz Patel More than half of all the world's children and adolescents aged 6-14 lack basic reading and maths...