Science & Education

British Council links South African schools with UK counterparts in an effort towards knowledge sharing and international partnerships  Seven South African schools have forged partnerships with UK schools as part of the UK-funded Connecting Classrooms project, a unique global education programme. Connecting Classrooms is designed to broaden teaching practice, equipping teachers to…
The AAA School of Advertising is offering R1million worth of bursaries as a means of ‘giving back’ to the broader Marketing and Communications sector, and to assist with the transformation process in the industry currently being undertaken by the Association for Communication and Advertising (ACA).  The bursaries are on offer…
Alphology is proud to announce its new website of the same title. This is a new Learner Teacher Support Material website that uses crossword puzzles as a means of teaching. It embraces the concept of Mindful Teaching=Mindful Learning which emphasizes that in order for effective learning to manifest, learners must…
South Africa’s leading private higher education institutions have committed to improving the quality and positioning of the sector in the country. Launched with an official signing ceremony at Milpark Education in Johannesburg on Wednesday, 25 January, SA Private Higher Education (SAPHE) aims to build public awareness of and trust in…
Low APS Score? Don’t Stress!Qualify to register for a AAA degree by completing the AAA Foundation Programme. For learners who are talented but achieved matric results that don’t reflect their true potential and capabilities, the AAA School of Advertising Foundation Programme is a preparatory course for admission into one of its 3-year…
Thursday, 26 January 2017 04:24

MathsGenius launches "Mothers For STEM" Initiative

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MathsGenius Leadership Institute (MGLI), a quantitative leadership startup based in Johannesburg, South Africa has launched an audacious program entitled "The Mothers for STEM Initiative".This initiative seeks to empower 150 women with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) tutoring businesses by the end of 2017.   South African learners perennially do badly…
Kabega Primary School in Port Elizabeth has once again proven their mettle as a group of learners committed to sustainability and cleaning up their environment, by emerging victorious in Plastics|SA’s annual Clean-Up and Recycle Competition. According to Jacques Lightfoot, Sustainability Manager at Plastics|SA, the aim of this yearly competition is…
Global Plastics Industry Effort to Combat Marine Litter Grows in 2016 Seven New Industry Associations Join the “Joint Declaration”; Group Will Operate as the “Global Plastics Alliance” Going Forward Seven new signatories were added to The Declaration of the Global Plastics Associations for Solutions on Marine Litter, also informally known…
Milpark Education launches the National Certificate in Generic Management Milpark Education’s College has launched a new online accredited qualification, the National Certificate in Generic Management. The course launches on 24 January 2017 - where classes for the first module will commence - and runs until 4 July, 2018. The National…
The report offers a comprehensive overview of the South Africa Preservatives market. As conducting extensive research on the South Africa Preservatives market is rigorous for enterprises, the report serves as a helpful guide by offering detailed analysis of the market and takes note of the various factors affecting the growth…
Out of 153 pupils at Dinoto Technical Secondary School, 100 percent achieved entry to write final examinations. The principal of the school, Mr TJ White gave credit to the hard-working learners and Global Maths, an organisation specialising in assisting learners from disadvantaged communities from Daveyton.   The principal of the…
Monday, 31 October 2016 12:15

Samsung Programme Empowers Female Technicians

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JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – October, 2016 – In the electronics repair industry, a field where 99% of employees are men, Samsung Electronics South Africa has begun making inroads into these numbers with its Samsung Women Technical Programme. The first 16 graduates of what will be an ongoing programme have recently…
For the fifth consecutive year, BIC® is currently visiting schools across Gauteng on its educational roadshow. This year, the stationery brand continues its efforts towards improving the quality of education in our schools with the message: ‘If You Can Dream It, You Can Be It’. The aim is to motivate…
Angel-Grams.com is a website developed by a South African PhD student that allows you to reconnect with your deceased  loved ones - a year after they have passed on!  This world first website allows living users to store final goodbye messages and delivers it to grieving friends and family after they die.  Unlike…
Friday, 07 October 2016 14:24

Lorge Invests in Children with Learning Disabilities

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu put it best when he said, “Do your little bit of good where you are, it’s those bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.”This pearl of wisdom shared by retired Anglican Bishop, internationally-respected social activist, advocate of world-peace and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize…

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