04 DecFind the new 2021 school holiday calendar here
Get a head start on planning your next family holiday.
Super Schools Class of the Year: Cornwall Hill College matrics donate 1 375 kg of goods
A casual conversation between friends lit the fire for a matric class to collect more than a ton of charitable donations for a worthy...
Super School Apex High: 'We showed that we are willing to do whatever it takes'
"We will do whatever it takes. We've been saying it for three years, and this year we showed our pupils we really will," says Renate van...
Meet our 2020 Teacher of the Year: Karla Swart
She teaches drama and is head of the arts department at Willowridge High School in Pretoria.
Here they are: Your Super School, Teacher and Class of 2020!
After thousands of votes were tallied, we announce the winners in our Super Schools competition. Congratulations to the winners, who...
Managing the great leap from Primary to High school
This transition can come with its challenges and often the process can feel overwhelming.
'Unlocking entrepreneurial mindsets': Here’s how the DBE plans on reducing youth unemployment
With the aim of reducing the unemployment rate among youth by 90%, the Department of Basic Education has announced plans to roll out...
Do SA schools have access to the right resources and management tools?
"The financial management alone of a school is a massive and complex task and many schools may not have the means to pay for an...
Forty per cent of Grade 1 pupils will not make it to matric
The word 'dropout' often calls up images of lazy, irresponsible teens, who aren’t in school because of their own poor choices. But this...
Super Schools Special Mentions: The best Covid-19 'keep learning' initiatives
We received more than 200 nominations in the Super Schools competition. Our judges chose 15 finalists and YOU can now vote for your...
Court order offers reprieve for some childcare centres, but the struggle is not over yet
The judge made sure that this order would apply equally to centres which had signed service level agreements to receive the subsidies as...
Don't let Covid-19 stop you from writing matric 2020: Doctor advises
Missing an exam now will mean a rewrite in March next year...
Principal warns teens to avoid parties or risk missing their exams
... "a large number of pupils from local schools have been frequenting some of the city’s clubs."
Thirteen South African universities make it into Best Global Universities Rankings
The seventh annual report compiled by U.S. News looked at a total of 86 countries to name the world’s top 1,500 universities.
Preparing your ADHD child for starting 'big school' after lockdown
The most important thing a parent can do is show their child their re-assurance, love and support.
Super School: Vote for the best pupils' charity initiative
Vote for the teacher of the year in the News24 Super Schools competition.
Super Schools: Vote for the teacher of the year
Vote for the class of the year in the News24 Super Schools competition.
Pupils' award: Stirling Primary donates 700 'jars of hope'
Stirling Primary School donated and distributed approximately 700 "jars of hope" to needy causes and institutions in and around East London.
Super Schools: Port Edward teachers drop work off at pupils' homes
To keep children learning during the lockdown (and even after returning to school) teachers created WhatsApp groups for each grade,...
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