Lesufi facing several law suits following collapse of walkway at Hoërskool Driehoek

2019-04-23 18:55

The Gauteng Department of Education is facing several law suits after a walkway collapsed at Hoërskool Driehoek earlier this year killing four pupils and leaving scores injured.

WATCH: UCT students build SA's first jumping robot

2019-04-23 10:17

UCT's Dr Amir Patel and his team of engineering students have built South Africa's first jumping robot, to further the general state of research within robotics as we know it. Watch.

Hoërskool Driehoek gets newly built walkway after deadly tragedy

2019-04-23 05:00

Pupils at Hoërskool Driehoek in Vanderbijpark will walk under a newly built walkway.

Equal Education celebrates victory as new Eastern Cape school is being built

2019-04-19 16:00

Equal Education is celebrating saying its persistent lobbying got construction for a new school in Eastern Cape going.

Case against Sans Souci teacher who slapped pupil should be struck off court roll - lawyer

2019-04-18 14:29

A criminal court is not the right place to deal with Sans Souci Girls’ High School teacher Clarissa Venter for slapping a pupil, her defence attorney says.

Minister Pandor walks the walk, graduating with PhD in Education

2019-04-16 17:46

Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor on Tuesday graduated with a PhD in Education from the University of Pretoria.

Lesufi slams SGB after it closed school over safety fears

2019-04-15 17:26

A fed up SGB's closure of a school deemed unsafe has the Gauteng education MEC annoyed over pupils missing school.

#Shutdown: Protests keep pupils out of school

2019-04-12 17:39

The effect the shutdown protests are having on schools is worrying education authorities who are particularly concerned about this year's matric candidates and their vital preparation for the National Senior Certificate exams.

Eldorado Park pupils throw rocks at police during school raid

2019-04-11 18:01

Two police officers are injured after pupils at Freedom Park Secondary School in Eldorado Park, Johannesburg threw rocks at them during a search operation.

Blind NMU students beat the odds

2019-04-11 05:40

Obstacles during his undergraduate studies hasn't deterred Mount Frere-born blind student Avukile Jeke, and his fellow blind student, Ntsikelelo Williams hasn't let anything get in the way of his dream.


Teaching resumes at Oakdale Secondary School, but only for matrics

2019-04-23 14:40

Parents of children attending Oakdale Secondary School in Ennerdale, in Johannesburg, are only allowing Grade 12 pupils to enter the school premises.

Deadline day for teaching and learning to resume at Oakdale Secondary - or face closure

2019-04-23 08:10

It is D-day for teaching and learning to resume at an Ennerdale school, failure to do so, it will officially be closed.

Shoprite bursaries available

2019-04-22 14:16

Shoprite is still accepting bursary applications for the 2019 academic year.

Habitual activist Kumi Naidoo gets honorary doctorate from UJ

2019-04-19 13:45

Some may remember him as the Greenpeace guy arrested for protesting over an oil rig, others as the man who was chucked out of school at 15 for organising an anti-apartheid protest.

Teacher suspended for allegedly locking boy, 8, in classroom overnight for not doing homework

2019-04-18 10:56

A KwaZulu-Natal school teacher has been suspended for allegedly locking a Grade 3 pupil in a Donnybrook school classroom overnight for not doing homework, according to the KwaZulu-Natal education department.

Lesufi gives Ennerdale residents until next week to reopen Oakdale Secondary School, or it will be closed

2019-04-16 17:34

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has given the community of Ennerdale in Johannesburg until next week to reopen Oakdale Secondary School, or else it will be officially closed.

Food for thought: Master's student tucks into thesis on the iconic gatsby

2019-04-14 13:07

A Cape Town master's student has tucked into the history and significance of one of the city's most popular foods - the gatsby.

"My mother wants me to pay her back for raising me"

2019-04-12 16:56

"I'm eternally grateful to her, but I feel bitter and depressed."

Paarl Boys' High: SAHRC starts probe into corporal punishment claims

2019-04-11 06:12

Have you been a victim of corporal punishment at Paarl Boys' High School? The SA Human Rights Commission wants to hear from you as it probes recent claims.

First Western Cape school goes solar through innovative programme

2019-04-10 17:37

Protea Heights Academy in Cape Town will be the first school in the Western Cape to have solar power installed, with no upfront or ongoing operational costs, accordinng to the Western Cape Education Department.

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