General Education Certificate is a Transitional Qualification – Umalusi

The Council for Quality Assurance in General and Further Education and Training (Umalusi), says the proposed General Education Certificate (GEC) is not...

Some Areas of Concern, But Umalusi Ready For Matric 2019 –...

The Council for Quality Assurance in General and Further Education and Training (Umalusi) has given assessment bodies the greenlight to administer the...

Matric 2019: Extra Security Measures To Ensure No Leaks

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) says security around matric exam question papers have been tightened, with staff involved in the printing...

New Technologies Can Be A Force For Good In Africa If...

Roland Benedikter, Wroclaw University Sub-Saharan Africa is at a point where new technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) could...

Basic Education Committee In Parliament ‘Shocked’ Over Fatal School Stabbings In...

Three suspects have been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a 16-year-old Grade 10 pupil at the Hillcrest Secondary School in...

New Dawn For Somalia’s Schools As Government Rolls Out Synchronised Curricula

The start of this school year in Somalia marks the first time since the civil war broke out in 1991 that the government has issued a...

Mpumalanga & KZN Pupils More Likely To Be Victims Of Sexual...

Against a backdrop of increasing incidents of sexual violence in South Africans schools – perpetrated by both learners and educators – the Commission...

Innovative Mirrored Classroom Highlights Scale Of Massive Global Education Crisis

Riyaz Patel A non-profit organisation (NPO) dedicated to exposing the severity of the global education crisis, has presented a compact mirrored installation to delegates at UN General...

Reports On Grade 9 School Exit Point ‘misleading’ – DBE

SAnews.gov.za The Department of Basic Education says it has noted with concern misleading media reports and social media posts...

Metcalfe Supports Motshekga’s Grade 9 Exit Plan, Says It’ll Open Up...

Education expert, and former Gauteng education MEC, Mary Metcalfe believes the proposed introduction of a school-leaving certificate in grade nine would open...

Residents Still In Shock Following Deadly School Collapse In Nairobi, Kenya

Residents of Dagoretti, a district of Nairobi, Kenya are still in shock, two days after the collapse of a classroom claimed the...

Enhanced Learning Outcomes Has Direct Bearing On Economy, Ramaphosa Tells...

President Cyril Ramaphosa says the South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) has an important role to play in an increasingly digitised world, calling on...

Imagine if ‘Oom Bey’ Told me He Was Only Assisting Afrikaners...

Panyaza Lesufi. Is there room for a language-based university? Should a language be used to perpetuate racist agendas?...

Spelling Bee Queen: Western Cape Learner Scoops Top Award

Bayinnah Majoor from Star College Sybrand in the Western Cape is 'queen of the hive,' after buzzing her way to the top...

Lesufi Shocked At Fatal Shooting Of Grade 6 Learner In Katlehong

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has expressed shock at the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old Grade 6 learner from Mogobeng Primary School...

Innovative Approaches To Global Education Challenges

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF), has announced the six winners of the 2019 WISE...

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...