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24th July 2017

Art is essential for children

Derek Davey speaks to the teachers about the significance of creative arts Some educators see creative arts as a “soft” subject that requires little time […]
3rd July 2017

Dynamic school governance

Progressive school principals ensure governing structures include parents from diverse backgrounds Xolani Majola There is ample evidence to suggest that a well-governed school tends to […]
3rd July 2017

Internship is an investment

Running a successful teacher internship programme is a boon to a school Xolani Majola There is a much misconception around the subject of internships. Staff […]
28th June 2017

Fleecing the poor

Scammers exploit higher education regulations to hoodwink prospective students. Felicity Coughlan With the continued growth in demand for quality higher education options – whether in […]
28th June 2017

Washing germs away

Department of basic education and Unilever launch a programme to teach schoolchildren the importance of basic hygiene practices the Teacher reporter Adopting basic hygiene practices […]
23rd June 2017

Living to 100 years and beyond

Thabo Mohlala A new movement has been launched to help youth live active and healthy lives so they can attain a greater expectancy Tebogo* dislikes […]