NWU Potch campus an 'apartheid enclave' - Nzimande

2014-09-26 17:08

The North West University's Potchefstroom campus is still rooted in apartheid ideas, Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande says.

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.

Good news on girls' enrolment and achievement in SA schools

2014-08-19 10:31

Encouraging news reported on girls' enrolment and achievement in South African schools.

Top 5 pre-school teacher peeves (we want parents to know)

2014-05-09 14:44

These pre-school teachers shared the things that they’d love to be able to tell parents.

The dog ate your homework?

2013-10-04 11:48

Watch these local teachers capture ‘real teens’ in video spoof.


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.

FEMME: empowering girls through education

2014-09-03 13:55

Several girls drop out of school because they cannot afford sanitary products. FEMME steps in to curb this statistic.

The best teacher we never had

2014-08-12 10:01

Robin Williams’s role in Dead Poet’s Society transformed our ideas about educators.

This video jampacked with celebs will give you goosebumps

2014-04-17 11:49

Watch Orlando Bloom, Clive Owen, Edward Norton, Jennifer Hudsen and other celebs ask for something only you can give.

Expelled for Tweets

2013-08-15 09:49

Joburg scholar told to leave school after social media account updates.

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