15 pupils face arrest over school break-in

2015-05-19 09:05

A group of pupils in Mpumalanga face the possibility of arrest after being accused of breaking school windows and stealing equipment.

Maths for kids at 30 months!

2015-04-29 15:14

A child’s brain is most equipped for learning between the ages of 1 and 6, studies conclude.

Massive gorilla ‘attacks’ family

2015-04-20 13:48

Watch this family’s shocked response to being charged by a huge silverback gorilla.

ADD: should we medicate our child?

2015-04-08 14:54

When the teacher identified a problem, this parent faced a difficult decision.

Whose future are you saving for?

2015-03-20 12:44

Saving for retirement and your children’s education: which comes first?

‘Send teen moms to an island’- a response

2015-03-11 09:25

President Zuma’s dystopian vision of teen parenthood is incorrect, writes Scott Dunlop.

Single-sex schools: good or bad?

2015-03-10 13:21

Janine Dunlop investigates the pros and cons of girls’ and boys’ schools.

High school 'disappears', kids in limbo

2015-01-15 08:52

As the inland school year began, about 300 high school pupils have been turned away from a Limpopo school after its governing body decided it was more suited to being a primary school.

Mxit Reach launches great matric revision app

2014-10-27 10:33

Mxit Reach launches matric revision app to help learners ace exams.

What is your teen's sexual footprint?

2014-09-29 11:40

This is what your children need to learn about being sexually safe and healthy.


South Peninsula principal undeterred by allegations

2015-05-04 14:01

Controversial principal appears in court, denies all accusations against him.

Saving for retirement and your children’s education: which comes first?

2015-04-23 09:03

Every year parents have to make the tough decision of whether to save for their retirement or for their child’s future education. Sanlam helps you prioritise.

Kid in pyjamas rocks Metallica on drums

2015-04-15 10:06

6-year-old boy thrashes Metallica’s Enter Sandman on a drum kit.

Meet Ed Sheeran’s surprising new band

2015-04-02 11:25

Superstar Sheeran shares about living life in two different worlds.

Praise can ‘turn kids into narcissists’- study

2015-03-11 11:44

Undue praise for kids can lead to over-inflated egos rather than self-esteem, study suggests.

Zuma - Take babies from teen moms

2015-03-11 09:12

President Jacob Zuma has reiterated that teenage mothers should be separated from their babies until they have completed their schooling.

No school for 75 000 pupils as Malamulele shutdown continues

2015-02-09 08:56

More than 75 000 learners in the troubled Malamulele area will enter their fifth week without schooling after the community resolved to continue its shutdown.

'I use a sock as a sanitary pad'

2014-11-06 11:47

Poverty forces learner to miss school or resort to extreme measures during her period.

The missing children

2014-10-27 09:26

Michelle Jones investigates the stat that nearly 1 in 2 schoolkids drop out with no qualifications.

'Your job's a joke!'

2014-09-22 15:08

The people who want the best for your kids are often under-appreciated and even mocked.

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