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Education Leaders in science and medicine are inspiring change
Today, the buzzword in leadership is “transformation”. Transformational leadership is a style of leadership where the leader, along with their team, is able to
09 Oct 2018
MOOCs, SPOCs, GROOCS: there’s no shortage of online learning options for executives. But there are some real, tangible advantages to brick-and-mortar learning environments
18 Apr 2017
CODING THE FUTURE Readying the youth for the digital economy
Africa’s large youth population and positive economic growth potential primes the continent to play a leading role in the digital economy. However, successfully navigating
22 Sep 2016
MATHS & SCIENCE Formulas for success
The advancement of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) in our schools takes center stage with expos and events galore
25 Nov 2015
MATHS & SCIENCE Investing in eduction
The Omidyar Network announces its investment in Siyavula Education, an education technology company that enables learners to improve their performance in maths and science through technology-empowered learning.
14 Apr 2015
MATHS & SCIENCE Twenty years into skills development
Education is considered to be the backbone of skills development. With maths and science skills in high demand, companies need to focus on training in these fields with renewed vigour.
08 Oct 2014
Development at primary school level SA urged to improve its maths, science education at primary school level
Of Gauteng's 2 300 public schools, 1 200 had been identified as underperforming, as they were not meeting the pass target set by The Presidency.
09 May 2013 - C. D. B.
Successful partnerships Impressive matric results thanks to private sector initiatives
The 2012 class of the Engen Maths and Science Schools (EMSS) achieved an impressive pass rate of 90.3%, beating the national average pass rate by 17.4%.
04 Feb 2013 - L. K.
Cutting edge science The sky is the limit with SKA
The sky is the limit when it comes to science and thanks to the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), South Africa and Africa as a whole, now have a platform with which to prove their worth.
10 Oct 2012
A scientific breakthrough Local and international scientists reveal a dynamic collaboration
Minister Naledi Pandor reveals the discovery of a compound which will be the first ever clinical candidate researched on African soil as part of a modern pharmaceutical industry drug discovery program
03 Sep 2012


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