Secunda schoolgirl smiles through her pain – even though hospitals have no space for her

2018-04-13 19:10

She looks like most school girls. Young, bubbly and happy.

The idea that we each have a 'learning style' is bogus — here's why

2018-04-04 13:56

There's no real evidence that different people learn better visually, orally, or by doing.

21 all-time favourite and a few new unique fundraising ideas for schools

2018-02-26 17:12

From bake sales and auctions to carnivals and sleepovers, we've got all the fundraising ideas you'll need to have a successful school year.

WATCH: Joburg parent 'couldn't wait' for child to start primary school

Government schools opened on Wednesday morning for the first day of the school's calendar, welcoming hundreds of new learners through their gates. Watch.

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11 Back-to-school lunchbox ideas that your kids will love

2018-01-15 07:00

Energy-boosting snacks and exciting lunches to look forward to this year!

Student sues school who forced her to dye her hair black

2017-11-01 10:09

Should we bow down to uniformity to 'keep the peace' or are we perpetuating a system that will ultimately shed us of our own identity?

Schoolgirl kills herself after teacher ‘tortures’ her over menstrual stains

2017-09-01 12:57

An incident at school left a 12-year-old girl so devastated she took her own life

Hairdresser’s heartwarming act of kindness leaves depressed teen with a smile on her face

2017-08-14 15:02

Kayley Olsson shared a Facebook post of a 16-year-old girl with tangled hair and explained how the girl wanted Kayley to ‘cut it all off’.

MEC for Education to visit Kempton Park private school over hair controversy

2017-07-25 11:06

A private school in Gauteng is under scrutiny after allegedly sending girls home from school for having braids and dreadlocks.


At this Joburg school, the teacher dresses up as Wonder Woman and the kids learn to become heroes

2018-04-12 16:16

It’s a South African first, and possibly a world first too. Cosplay, the art of dressing up as your favourite comic book character, has taken this school by storm.

Natasha Thahane is living her best life

2018-03-06 13:00

Actress vows not to live up to expectations

Steinhoff’s Markus Jooste gave his old school R10 million, but no-one wants to touch it

2018-02-22 18:55

The CEO of the collapsed company made a big donation, but a trust for a top Pretoria school is not taking the chance of actually using the money.

How to get a grip on that first-day-of-school anxiety

2018-01-17 07:20

As the first day of school rolls around once again, many parents and children may feel overwhelmed.

This is how much your child's school uniform could cost this year

2018-01-05 13:27

This is the time of year when parents have to face the annual cost of fitting out their children for the new school year.

Top tips from teachers to parents

2017-11-03 18:22

"Offer words of encouragement and motivation, as this will build confidence."

Veliswa Skeyi on why she left Lord Comforters

2017-10-19 11:39

Practising what she preaches

Playing 'school-school' helps prepare kids for 'real school'

2017-08-30 15:45

Remember 'playing school' or 'school-school'? It turns out it actually encourages us to read and develop a positive attitude towards learning as we grow up.

Kempton Park private school principal allegedly calls pupils 'idiots'

2017-07-25 13:33

Controversy surrounds a private school in Gauteng for allegedly sending girls home from school for having ‘inappropriate’ hairstyles.

Kempton Park principal allegedly sends girls home from school for 'inappropriate' hairstyles

2017-07-24 17:47

A Facebook post claims headmistress told young girls with braids "no girl will come back with that hair".

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