TUT SRC elections 'peaceful'

2015-08-27 17:33

Student Representative Council elections at the Tshwane University of Technology were peaceful, following a clash at the institution the previous day.

Discontent brewing in PE over 'failed promises'

2015-08-27 14:14

Parents in Port Elizabeth's Northern Areas have vowed their children will not write the annual national assessment exams this year, unless the education department makes good on the promises to ease the plight at schools.

EFF using students as cannon fodder: ANC

2015-08-26 22:19

The ANC has accused the EFF of using students as cannon fodder after stun grenades were fired during a campus clash between rivals for the Student Representative Council.

Malema calls for tolerance after clashes at Tshwane campuses

2015-08-26 20:26

Tree branches and stones have been used as weapons at the Tshwane University of Technology's Soshanguve campus when a fight broke out between members of the EFF and rival student group, Pasma.

Wits EFF students to hear fate on Thursday

2015-08-26 13:56

The High Court in Johannesburg will rule on an application by six suspended EFF-aligned students to take part in Wits University’s SRC elections.

Pukke must not only reflect Afrikaans culture - forum

2015-08-26 09:12

The Potchefstroom campus of North West University must reflect a diversity of cultures, not only Afrikaans culture, a student forum has said in a memorandum to the institution.

ANC warns of jobless crisis

2015-08-25 09:08

The ANC is concerned about the growing crisis of youth unemployment across Africa, according to documents released ahead of its national general council.

Cape Town expanding baby simulators in schools

2015-08-23 18:21

By interacting with electronic dolls, it is hoped that pupils will learn the effects that alcohol, drugs and physical assault have on babies.

Learning gets a little easier as pupils receive DeskBags, play a bit of rugby

As part of Marsh Africa’s ongoing commitment towards education, the insurance broking and risk management firm teamed up with the Lions rugby team to donate 590 DeskBags and host a rugby clinic at the Sefikeng Primary School in Bryanston.

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Make education fun with My Fun Farm

2015-08-20 14:34

Kids can now access and enjoy educational material without having to be online.


Two journos allegedly assaulted by Soweto teachers

2015-08-27 17:33

Teachers at the Daliwonga Secondary School have allegedly assaulted and robbed two Soweto TV journalists who witnessed pupils being beaten because they arrived late at school.

Court sets aside suspension of Wits EFF students

2015-08-27 13:08

The High Court in Johannesburg has set aside the decision by Wits University to suspend seven students, including six EFF-affiliated students, but the SRC elections must continue without them.

Nzimande wants answers from Stellenbosch on Luister

2015-08-26 21:06

Minister of Higher Education Blade Nzimande wants answers from the University of Stellenbosch after watching the documentary #Luister, in which students tell of anti-black racism on and off campus.

Stun grenades used in EFF, Pasma clash

2015-08-26 17:32

Stun grenades have been used to disperse a crowd of Pasma members at the Tshwane University of Technology's Soshanguve campus, shortly after EFF leader Julius Malema arrived to hear their grievances.

Wits violated EFF students' rights, court told

2015-08-26 12:24

The High Court in Johannesburg has heard that Wits University violated the rights of six EFF-aligned students when it suspended them for alleged violent behaviour.

Roodepoort parents: This is about corruption, not racism

2015-08-26 07:58

Roodepoort Primary School parents have told News24 they want the school to reopen as the pupils are suffering, and that the problems relate to alleged mismanagement, not racism.

Gaza teacher strike shuts first day of school

2015-08-24 20:06

A strike by teachers and personnel in Gaza has kept more than 200 000 children from returning to school for the new term.

Malema slams Wits EFF decision

2015-08-23 16:35

EFF leader Julius Malema rounded on Wits University Vice Chancellor Adam Habib after the suspension of seven EFF supporters and the disqualification of its Student Command following a campus ruckus.

Four astronomical things about new telescope at North West University

2015-08-20 21:13

The mysteries and awe surrounding our universe have just been brought a step closer with a new state-of-the-art telescope at the North West University's Mafikeng campus.

Sex for jobs: Probe into school scandal almost over

2015-08-20 10:50

A forensic audit into an alleged scandal that rocked the education industry over sex and cash for school principal positions will be completed next month.

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