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    Can edtech replace the brick-and-mortar classroom?
    Can edtech replace the brick-and-mortar classroom?
    Technology has and continues to revolutionise every industry and sector you can think of — and education is benefitting from this disruption...
    Technology and maths brought together in the classroom
    Technology and maths brought together in the classroom
    In order to combat South African pupils’ under-performance in mathematics, Associate Professor of Mathematics Jon Davis will be presenting a...
    Scifest Africa celebrates 21 years with a big, big bang
    Scifest Africa celebrates 21 years with a big, big bang
    South African particle physicist Dr Claire Lee will be at Scifest Africa’s 21st anniversary celebrations from March 8-14. Lee is currently...
    Journey to Pluto and beyond - Scifest space lectures
    Journey to Pluto and beyond - Scifest space lectures
    Scifest Africa is proud to present a lecture by Dr Jim Adams on the New Horizons space probe journey to Pluto. Recently retired from Nasa (the...
    Diving deep into the recurring African challenge
    Diving deep into the recurring African challenge
    Supported by the department of science and technology’s Women in Science programme, Dr Muthoni Masinde and Dr Jane Catherine Ngila will be...
    ​Why science is important - Mike Bruton explains
    ​Why science is important - Mike Bruton explains
    Scientists insist that everything must be questioned — and the very existence of science is not immune to this inquiry. It is only fitting...
    Ten media innovations in Africa in 2017
    Ten media innovations in Africa in 2017
    The African media landscape is changing fast. According to Peter Searll, managing partner at Dashboard Marketing Intelligence, there is a proliferation of online streaming services, most notably Showmax and Netflix, and the huge growth in smartphone penetration means that more people...
    Technology is disrupting Africa's insurance industry
    Technology is disrupting Africa's insurance industry
    Disruption, once a word used to describe bad behaviour has now been turned into a revolutionary means of changing the way business is being...
    Progressive education for tomorrow's students
    Progressive education for tomorrow's students
    Crawford Schools have a reputation of providing their students with the tools they need to succeed out in the real world. To this end, they have...
    Kingsmead College: A school building grace and courage
    Kingsmead College: A school building grace and courage
    Kingsmead College girls’ school in Melrose, Johannesburg, is built on a proud tradition of helping its learners discover their strengths and...
    Preparing 21st century adults
    Preparing 21st century adults
    As Johannesburg’s oldest school, (it was established in 1888) St Mary’s School, Waverley, is steeped in tradition — yet it constantly strives to stay relevant. The role of schools is changing in an increasingly rushed world, where the demands of the workplace have evolved,...
    Saheti goes from strength to strength
    Saheti goes from strength to strength
    Reflecting on a year of growth and success in 2016, Saheti School’s executive headmaster Warwick Taylor comments on some of the highlights....