Future skills: Leadership

2019-03-05 16:14

Leadership is a skill that will stand our children in good stead one day, regardless of the career they end up in. But how can schools and parents foster and nurture leadership? A teacher explains.

Study methods vs brain training – which is best, and why?

2018-10-24 14:40

Dr Lieb Liebenberg, CEO of educational company ITSI, compares popular learning skills, zoning in on which method works best for studying teens.

Is humankind on the cusp of a second Renaissance?

2018-04-18 13:21

Individuals will have to learn from the past and become outward-focused future gazers in order to adapt to a changing future.

How kids helped to design a science centre in George

2018-02-19 14:04

Creative teaching could trigger a bigger interest in science, and could be a very necessary tool in improving education in South Africa.

Future skills: 7 essential skills your kids should learn at school to succeed in the future

2018-01-24 14:59

With the world moving faster nowadays, these are the kinds of skills your children will have to learn and develop in order to keep up.


Here's how you can help your kids see schooling as a small part of a much bigger picture

2019-03-18 14:37

If we only focus on school as curriculum mastery and we do not stand back and point out the life journey to our kids, they will likely never realise this for themselves.

Why do my children need to learn to code? What’s all the fuss?

2019-01-21 16:10

It is predicted that coding will be the most important skill in the future to have. Here's why it's important to encourage your children to learn how to code.

How lab coats help students see themselves as future scientists

2018-06-01 13:13

There is no doubt that jobs in science, technology, engineering and maths are important for the progression of our country. Well, here's an innovative way we can get more students interested in the STEM subjects early on.

How education today can combat disasters tomorrow

2018-02-21 15:27

What history has taught us about education and empowering our kids – the leaders of the future, who could help to shape, manage and prevent climate change crises and wars.

STEAM not STEM: Why our future scientists need arts training

2018-02-07 11:47

From biotech to climate change, advances in technology raise significant moral questions. To engage responsibly, our next generation of scientists need training in the arts AND ethics.

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