Education

Literacy and skills are the power for good
Literacy and skills are the power for good
Often referred to as a silent disability, low levels of literacy hinder personal growth and limit opportunities. It perpetuates poverty and...
The future is with us. Rethink it
The future is with us. Rethink it
The Fourth Industrial Revolution, or Industry 4.0, has raised many questions about the future of the humanities and the disciplines they encompass....
Un-schooling is better for children
Un-schooling is better for children
Un-schooling as decolonisation is the theme of a Reimagining Education conference to be held in Johannesburg on October 20 and 21 and news of it...
​UFS celebrates excellence through its research hubs
​UFS celebrates excellence through its research hubs
The University of the Free State (UFS) is proud of its research leaders. As of 2018 the UFS has 156 NRF-rated researchers and five Sarchi Research...
NSFAS applications for 2019 to open on Monday — Pandor
NSFAS applications for 2019 to open on Monday — Pandor
Applications for National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) funding for 2019 will open on Monday, minister of higher education...
​Home education – is it a possible solution?
​Home education – is it a possible solution?
There’s a scrimmage of 40 Grade 1 learners in front of their new class. They bundle in and sit on their chairs. There is good discipline in the...
Facebook murder: Case headed to High Court in Durban
Facebook murder: Case headed to High Court in Durban
The murder case against a KwaZulu-Natal man who seemingly confessed on Facebook to killing his 21-year-old former girlfriend is headed to the...
Connecting former students to their alma mater to make a difference
Connecting former students to their alma mater to make a difference
Imagine knowing that a sports star, minister or celebrity sat at the same desk, looking at the same chalkboard and heard the same lesson?
TUT Soshanguve students march to the offices of police minister
TUT Soshanguve students march to the offices of police minister
Following the death of Tshwane University of Technology law student Katlego Andries Monareng last week, students on the north and south campuses at...
No blanket amnesty decision on #FeesMustFall students — USaf
No blanket amnesty decision on #FeesMustFall students — USaf
Universities South Africa (USaf) says there will be no blanket decisions on amnesties for #FeesMustFall expulsions.
NSFAS CEO suspended with immediate effect
NSFAS CEO suspended with immediate effect
Nearly a year into his tenure as chief executive of the National Students Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS), Steven Zwane has been suspended with...
Justice ministry, students to work together on #FeesMustFall criminal charges
Justice ministry, students to work together on #FeesMustFall criminal charges
A #FeesMustFall student committee will be established to work with Justice Minister Michael Masutha on a plan to grant amnesty to protesters who...
Let us create truly caring institutions
Let us create truly caring institutions
In my inaugural professorial address at the University of Cape Town (UCT) a few years ago, in which I discussed the problem of transgenerational...
Student activist locked out of Union Buildings
Student activist locked out of Union Buildings
Economic Freedom Fighters student activist Bonginkosi Khanyile has been locked out of the Union Buildings in Pretoria.

Browse By Publication

Client Media Releases

MTN backs SA's youth to 'think tech, do business'
Being intelligent about business data
PhD for 79-year-old theology graduate