Edwin Naidu

Growing teacher shortage

The incorporation of teacher training colleges into the tertiary system will add to the shortage of educators in the country, writes Edwin Naidu The...

Keep God out of public schools, says Mangena

South African schools are home to many faiths and all of them must be respected, writes Edwin Naidu Thou shalt not use public schools...

Time to take action

Deputy Minister of Education Mosibudi Mangena has a lot on his plate, writes Edwin Naidu One of the strangest anomalies in South Africa, according...

A new fighter in the KZN ring

In one of his first tasks since his appointment as MEC in charge of Education, Culture and Sport in KwaZulu-Natal, Lindumusa Gabriel Ndabandaba has...

A long march to equality

Forty-five years after thousands marched in protest against pass laws, women are still second class citizens, write Julia Grey and Edwin Naidu South African...

Editorial – Come on, Hansie, let’s bat for the children of South Africa

Dear Hansie CronjeI am sorry to hear that your appeal to the high court to have the life ban on your plying your trade...

Foundations for Education – Investing in education runs into billions

YOUR GUIDE TO INVESTING IN EDUCATIONAnnually an estimated R2-billion is pumped into education and corporate social responsibility projects aimed at making a difference in...

Your country needs you

Students of today must become the educators of tomorrow if the teaching profession is to thrive again, writes Edwin Naidu Thousands of vacancies! Hard-working...

What do most children do in their spare time?

Playing with friends, reading, doing homework and performing community service may rank among the responses, but the most accurate answer is that they're probably...

Many school children are side by side in disharmony

Seven years after the birth of what Desmond Tutu dubbed the Rainbow Nation, incidents of racism continue to surface at schools in South Africa,...

Ensuring a golden future

Edwin Naidu reports on an ambitious plan by the Gauteng Department of Education to introduce computers to learners throughout the province and put the...

Powerful messages from the soapbox

All nine hopefuls who made the final of the Anglo American/Sowetan 2001 Young Communicators Award showed they had the gift of the gab, reports...

Press Releases

×