Education

Education, best described as the process of imparting or receiving knowledge, is one of the highest priorities on the global agenda. Across the world, governments and organised groups are working to eradicate illiteracy in order to emancipate impoverished people groups. Education can take place in formal and informal settings, however, schools and learning institutions are the primary mediums through which people receive an education in modern society. Reading and writing are the foundations of formal education.

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” - Nelson Mandela.

Higher Education and Training Deputy Minister Buti Manamela says the Central Application Clearing House (CACH) call centre is better placed to assist students who have not applied or those who are not able to find space at institutions of higher learning.

If South Africa is to play in the big league of education, it needs to work harder to improve efficiency in key subjects, especially in early schooling, this is according to President Cyril Ramaphosa.

The University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB) and 14 other business schools from around the world have been re-accredited by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) with the EQUIS stamp of approval.   

Life on earth is a rollercoaster ride of emotions and our reactions to these emotions. All too often, we coaster through life, unaware of our behavioral choices and even worse, unable to consider the possibility that we could have made better choices for ourselves along the way. 

For all high-school learners, the National Senior Certificate (NSC) represents the gateway to further study. But what exactly are the options available to the average South African student and, 

Known for its innovation and high academic standards, Boston City Campus & Business College is introducing a new first in tertiary education in South Africa.

Private-public partnerships have become a common strategy for countries all over the world to meet their development goals. In the global north, these partnerships 

 

If you have not met the requirements of the National Senior Certificate (NSC) or the extended Senior Certificate you can join the second chance programme and improve your chances of success.

As many universities wrap up their admissions for 2019, some private higher education institutions including Monash South Africa (MSA) are continuing to accept applications for the 2019 academic year. 

South Africa’s Minister of Basic Education announced a 2018 matric pass rate of <a href="https://www.education.gov.za/Newsroom/Speeches/tabid/950/ctl/Details/mid...">78.2%</a> in the first week of January as well as a number of other significant achievements.

It is axiomatic to state that business models, across all sectors of the economy, are being fundamentally disrupted.  

Immersive learning will fundamentally change the way young South Africans absorb information, and forms an integral part of the learning revolution the country needs to embark on to keep up with the demands of the future.

The most expensive wardrobe, filled with Gucci, Vuitton, and DKNY is the stuff of dreams… and in this scenario, you usually have the matching fast car and beautiful home. 

The Department of Public Works (DPW) has awarded 40 bursaries to deserving 2018 matriculants.

Half of all South African pupils who attended school for five years can’t do

When babies are learning to walk, they fall (or fail) many times over. Babies need to repeat the process (of learning to walk) over and over again, until they get it right and are able to move on to greater movement such as running, jumping and skipping. 

The future may look bleak and uncertain to the more than 170 000 Grade 12s who failed their 2018 National Senior Certificate exams, but it would be a huge mistake for them to throw in the towel and resign themselves to the idea that no Matric means no hope for the future, an education expert says. 

 

Curro Holdings, South Africa’s largest independent school operator, is launching Curro Holdings Ltd: Private College

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says it's all systems go for the 2019 school year in the province. 

“Education is not static and Boston therefore maintains a liaison with various industries, updates course material, and introduces new courses such as Cloud computing to keep graduates in line with the demand from the workplace

For many young South Africans, the possibility of achieving their matric certificate is a given. They have been set up for success with every educational resource and the support to do so. However, for a vast number of eager learners, this is not a reality. 

Moving from pre-school into a formal schooling environment is a big step not only for young children, but also for their parents.

Many Matrics from the Class of 2018 currently find themselves in the fortunate position of having performed better than anticipated in their National Senior Certificate examination

President Cyril Ramaphosa has congratulated the Matric Class of 2018 for keeping the National Senior Certificate (NSC) pass rate above 70%.

The matric class of 2018, who sat for the National Senior Certificate (NSC) examination, has bagged a 78.2% pass rate.

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