PRINT IT: Weekly study timetable

2016-07-20 12:13

Print this weekly study timetable to help your kids keep track of all their studying.

Teacher behind trio’s success

2016-06-24 10:52

Behind every successful pupil there is a dedicated teacher.

How mobile phones are disrupting teaching and learning in Africa

2016-05-23 11:46

Gina Porter tells us why cellphones in school are not always a good thing.

Unions welcome acting KZN Education head

2016-05-05 12:00

Teacher unions have welcomed the appointment of advocate Bheki Masuku as the acting head of the Department of Education in the province.

How to form a school lift club

2016-04-28 10:05

We wake up at ridiculous hours of the morning so we can rush our children to school. Car-pooling is a solution that could bring about an easier, efficient and less stressful way of dealing with all this morning madness.

10 things you need to ask about your child’s after-school care

2016-04-18 13:41

Because aftercare shouldn’t be an afterthought.

Concerns raised about possible ISIS recruitment at Durban school

2016-04-14 13:09

Was Islamic State (Isis) on a recruitment drive at a Durban High School on Wednesday?

Julia Childs' French home available for rent on airbnb from June

2016-04-06 16:29

Stay (and cook) in Julia Childs' quaint French cottage.

Education Dept shoots down ghost pupils claim

2016-03-29 11:01

The provincial government has shot down allegations by an opposition party that KwaZulu-Natal schools currently have well over two million ghost pupils.

Transporting pupils ‘just too much for dept’

2016-03-23 10:54

The issue of pupil transport “is just too much” for Transport MEC Willies Mchunu.


Abuse horror at city school

2016-06-27 13:42

A guidance counsellor from a prominent Pietermaritzburg primary school in the city’s suburbs is expected to appear in court today for allegedly molesting a seven-year-old pupil.

Should my child learn a foreign language at school?

2016-06-03 08:39

Learning a foreign language can be a major boost for your child's future career. Which one's the best option?

Police called out to arrest 20 lawless teenagers at Weenen school

2016-05-18 12:47

Twenty pupils from a high school in Weenen were arrested on Tuesday after they attacked fellow pupils and damaged school property with stones and rocks.

Pupils protest after months of ‘empty promises’

2016-05-05 10:00

Frustrated pupils at the Heritage Academy staged a protest at the school on Wednesday demanding the school employ a maths teacher and provide them with library and Internet access.

Woodlands Primary pupils are in danger, allege parents

2016-04-26 12:16

Parents whose children attend Woodlands Primary School say the number of protests at the school are putting their children in danger.

Poisonous classrooms

2016-04-15 10:00

The parents of Woodlands Primary School pupils say their children are facing a major health hazard each day they arrive at school: the classrooms are made entirely of 43-year-old asbestos.

Extramurals: Being selective isn't deprivation

2016-04-08 11:04

Should children try out all extramurals? Is that part of their holistic development? Or could it all become too much?

Pupils call for ‘proper’ national scholar transport policy

2016-04-01 10:30

Pupils from Nquthu on Thursday took a stand to protest against the long distances they and other schoolchildren in the province have to walk to school.

Mystery drug kills two

2016-03-24 09:39

A mystery drug in KwaMashu has left two men dead and 32 others recovering in hospital after a school break-up party turned deadly on the weekend.

National sports honour for local girls’ school

2016-03-22 11:26

Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High School has been nominated as a Sports Focus School.

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