The University of Cape Town is ranked among the top five institutions within Brics and other emerging economies.
About 40% of all students at further education and training (FET) colleges across the country are always absent from or late for class.
Cosatu and the tripartite alliance should continue trying to convince the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa to toe the line, failing which it should serve “divorce papers”, says Satawu.
The department of basic education will from next year increase schooling hours in some schools in order to accommodate the teaching of an extra and compulsory African language.
The Gauteng provincial government has thrown a lifeline to some 3 000 further education and training (FET) college graduates by providing them with experiential training.
The department of basic education will establish a department of maths, science and technology to curb the “slack” implementation of the maths, science and technology strategy.
A tablet loaded with South Africa’s maths and science curriculum for grades 10, 11 and 12 is the latest in a string of education-focused technological innovations to hit the market.
The department of basic education (DBE) is calling on the public to comment on its intention to compel all schools to start teaching an African language as a first additional language.
The hawkers displaced by the City of Johannesburg are demanding that council officials stop demolishing their trading stalls or face legal action.
ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has called for the reintroduction of the controversial competency tests for teachers.
Mandla Masango* owns a five-bedroom home in an up-market suburb, a Harley-Davidson bike and a fleet of cars, including a BMW X5 and a Mercedes-Benz AMG C63. All three of his sons have attended university.
Suspended SA Democratic Teachers’ Union (Sadtu) president Thobile Ntola is challenging his suspension in the South Gauteng High Court.
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- RT @vercingetorics: In the next three yrs Grade 9 tests will be externalised. This is to address the shortcomings in the system #ANAresults 3 hours ago
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