Victoria studied journalism, specialising in photojournalism, at Rhodes University from 2004 to 2007. After traveling around the US and a brief stint in the UK she did a year's internship at The Independent on Saturday in Durban. She then worked as a reporter for the South African Press Association for a year before joining the Mail & Guardian as an education reporter in August 2011.
A shortage of staff and dedicated educational facilities is depriving many with special needs of an education.
Rhodes University has appointed a new vice-chancellor who promises transformation, not just at student level, but in all spheres.
Cars from the minister’s office have been attached to ensure the education department coughs up the R28-million it owes in teacher salaries.
Errol Coetzee's Bike Hospital in downtown Johannesburg may not be pristine, but it is a nirvana for those in need of spare motorbike parts.
Lawyers and activists say the Eastern Cape education department must make public its schedule of repairs to schools.
Patriarchal and racist institutional culture at universities must be challenged visibly, a conference for women working in higher education has heard.
Tlaleng Ketumile lives in the town of Kuruman, home to dusty furniture stores, cellphone shop-containers, tired restaurants and garish newer ones.
A Unisa professor’s programme to improve teaching skills is reaping results in Limpopo, but better evaluation of such programmes is required.
Helping children reach their potential starts by telling them about their rights.
Along with other MPs, IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi has honoured Mario Oriani-Ambrosini, who committed suicide, according to a report.