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Students who are studying teaching or prospective education students who require funding, this one is for you. The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) could possibly be able to assist you with your funding needs. If not, we have another option too. 


Classes have been suspended at Witbank Technical High School in Mpumalanga for a week after clashes between parents over racism allegations broke out. 

 


The Department of Education in Gauteng says about 20 schools have been closed interchangeably between 1-3 days since February, due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The province is experiencing the third wave of Covid infections.
 


In it's efforts to modernize and improve the quality of education in disadvantaged parts of the province, the Department of Basic Education in Kwa-Zulu Natal has launched a pilot program to modernize 54 of its primary schools. With us moving into the Fourth Industrial Revolution, this is a step in the right direction.

 

 

  


Future teachers, the Funza Lushaka Bursary application will be opening soon for new applicants and returning students better get applying before the deadline comes. We have all you need to know on when and how to apply, right here. 


If you lost or damaged your original matric certificate, you must apply for replacement at the Department of Basic Education (DBE) or Provincial Education Department (PED) by completing the Replacement application form.


As the Matric class of 2021 settle into the rhythm of their classes and exams, an education expert has warned them not to become complacent, but instead to knuckle down and give it their best sustained effort right until the end. Here are some words of motivation for the matric class of 2021.


Do you want that Degree but need to improve your grades first? The Matric second chance programme is an opportunity to better your Matric results and future! Applications are now open!


If you are looking to apply at one of the many universities in South Africa, we have all 26 universities admission requirements all here in one place. We have included the faculties they have and the locations that they are in, so you can easily explore though all the universities available to you. 


If you are a Unisa student who has been accepted into an Education programme or hopes to be, and you're wondering whether the Funza Lushaka Bursary Scheme funds Unisa students, we have the answers you are looking for.


The school rotational system seemed like the good idea at the begin of the pandemic but, schools have found the new system to be failing. Learners are facing long-term learning and development issues because of the on and off rotational system. 


Teachers with misconducts are now less likely to be re-employed because, of the amended terms and conditions. The new system finally prevents teachers with sexual misconducts from reentering the institutions and being reinstated. 


There are discussions in play regarding school allowing all learners to attend full time. The current rotational approach to schooling is proving to be unsustainable for students learning and too much learning time is being lost. 


Due to budget cuts the KwaZulu-Natal Education Department does not have the funds required to employ more teachers. The KZN Education Department has requested millions in order to fill the vacant teaching posts.


The new draft school admissions policy affects learners right to basic education through issues with application processes, appropriate school placements and many other things. Equal Education Researchers are working to create a greater access for basic education and the rights of learners. 


If your wondering whether or not you'll have to pay you ISFAP bursary back after graduating, the answer is right here.


Infrastructure budget relating to school, scholar transport and roads in North West require a proper budget plan. National Treasury request millions from the departments budget. 


The National Senior Certificate and the Senior Certificate are different in a very simple way. Where the one is school-based, the other is examination based, but there are also other differences. 


Both the demands for a 0% increase and writing off student debt gets denied by Minister Blade Nzimande, as he explains why he can't meet this demand. NSFAS says that the first set of laptops with be received in April.


The new funding of Higher Education by the South African government, the Canon Collins Thekgo Bursary has been restructured from providing registration fee for first year students to providing bursaries that alleviate undergraduate students’ debt.

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