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Cornia Pretorius

Cornia Pretorius

    'We should affirm one another'
    'We should affirm one another'
    Even the most accomplished project manager would be cowering behind his or her laptop if tasked with an assignment to teach 4.7-million South...
    Make time for yourself
    Make time for yourself
    As the first child in her extended family who had the privilege of attending university, Dr Jane Hofmeyr's appreciation for the possibilities that...
    Found in translation
    Found in translation
    At the start of another school day, Mariliza Pieters displays the patience and persistence that only grade one teachers have been blessed with.
    Study of psychological violence
    Study of psychological violence
    Are you suffering from migraines? What about stomach problems, high blood pressure, asthma, chest pain or ulcers?
    New beginnings
    New beginnings
    What does it take to start a new school?
    Baptism of fire awaits Essop at the Council on Higher Education
    Baptism of fire awaits Essop at the Council on Higher Education
    The newly appointed chief executive of the Council on Higher Education will tackle the organisational turmoil that has undermined the work of the...
    Giving healthcare for children and seniors a shot in the arm
    Giving healthcare for children and seniors a shot in the arm
    On a Monday morning, expect to come across a pack of seventysomethings trotting along the dusty roads of Sharpeville, known for the massacre of 69...
    University for Mbombela
    University for Mbombela
    The province of Mpumalanga will get its own university, the ministry of higher education and training confirmed this week, but it did not want to...
    Degrees out of sync with jobs
    Degrees out of sync with jobs
    South African graduates do not have the competence in spoken and written English or the oral presentation skills required by employers, according...
    'Flawed' tender for textbooks
    'Flawed' tender for textbooks
    The Department of Basic Education was back peddling this week following a groundswell of opposition against a 'fundamentally flawed” half a...
    Good lessons in any language
    Good lessons in any language
    The idea of mother-tongue education for South Africa should be scrapped.
    Free State sweeps the boards at NTA awards
    Free State sweeps the boards at NTA awards
    If the results in the department of education's tenth edition of annual National Teaching Awards (NTA) is anything to go by, the Cheetahs may just...