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UNESCO report identifies teaching in home language beneficial to learning

The UNESCO Global Education Monitoring Report (GEM) Policy Paper 24 has been released - timed with International Mother Language Day yester…

Started by sylvia hammond

3 Oct 7, 2016
Reply by Zerelde Uys

South African Students win International Moot Court Competition

The Department of Basic Education has congratulated Team South Africa for winning the 2016 International Schools Moot Court competition. Th…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Jan 27, 2016

Education and skills remain apex priorities for SA - Deputy President in Sweden

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says education and skills development remain an apex priority for South Africa - said on closing the 9th s…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Oct 20, 2015

Cuban Medical Training supports overhauling of SA medical services

356 Cuban trained medical practitioners are already practicing in South Africa; this  case study by Gabi Khumalo of SANews provides insight…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Jul 25, 2013

Jeffrey Mabelebele appointed as Higher Education South Africa CEO

The Higher Education South Africa (HESA) board has appointed Jeffrey Mabelebele as its new chief executive officer with immediate effect. …

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Mar 11, 2013

SAHRC Charter on Basic Education to provide an assessment of the realisation of this right

SAHRC_Education_Rights_Charter_Part1.pdf SAHRC_Education_Rights_Charter_Part2.pdf SAHRC_Education_Rights_Charter_Part3.pdf Opinion piece b…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Feb 6, 2013

Education standards: are we undervaluing our children?

New year always brings news reports of parents leaving their young children at school with tears in their eyes - the parents, not usually t…

Started by sylvia hammond

14 Feb 4, 2013
Reply by sylvia hammond

UCT chosen as 3rd most beautiful university internationally

British newspaper The Telegraph chose University of Cape Town as the third most beautiful university in the world. Oxford University was fi…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Sep 12, 2012

The Constitutional Right to Education

As South Africans, we often think that our issues are unique.  Here is an article about a judgement on the right to education - from India.…

Started by sylvia hammond

2 Apr 17, 2012
Reply by sylvia hammond




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