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Earlier this year, the Department of Basic Education (DBE) announced they  received more than 6 million applications for the Teaching assistant and general school assistant posts. Only around 278 000 positions were available. 

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About 200 000 learners have not returned to school in 2021 while around 120 000 drop out of school yearly due to pregnancy. One third of every learner who falls pregnant will not return to school.

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The South African economy will not be able to remain globally competitive if it does not move away from Victorian-era, rote learning systems and embrace education methods that are tailored for the new digital future of work.

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Every child is different and some of them learn in different ways. Teachers around the world are looking at innovative solutions to solve learning challenges in the classroom.

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 Do you have an interest in business and want to learn more? Milpark Education offers a variety of different courses on a range of different business focused courses.

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The ability to secure funding for post-graduate studies is a barrier for many prospective students. This has been further amplified recently by a decrease in corporate funding and the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on families and individuals’ finances.

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Network provider, MTN has launched a new online school for learners across South Africa. The launch of the online school was announced on Thursday as part of a collaboration between MTN and the Department of Basic Education.

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Milpark Education was established in 1997 and was one of South Africa’s first private providers of higher management education in South Africa.

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Teachers play a vital role in society. Along with educating our future leaders, they are also meant to provide a place of safety for their learners.

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School is rooted in tradition, and all too often we, as parents, look to nurture our connection with our growing and increasingly independent children through them having a similar educational experience to us. This might have worked for past generations. However, the seismic changes in our world accelerated by relentless tech innovation over the recent decades have fundamentally disrupted this particular flow of tradition.

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