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EMSS Graduate inspires a new generation of learners with his story.

EMSS Graduate inspires a new generation of learners with his story.

Mzwandile Harmans has a vital lesson in dedication the new generation of students can learn from.     Raised by his aunt and uncle after his parents passed away at…

How Oprah is inspiring young South African women to empower communities globally

How Oprah is inspiring young South African women to empower communities globally

As the world celebrates International Women’s Day on 8 March, global talk show icon and inspirational celebrity Oprah Winfrey is looking to young women in South Africa to make…

Four young South African learners receive life changing support

Four young South African learners receive life changing support

It’s top marks all round thanks to a bursary initiative for South African families which has seen four young South Africans receive critical financial support towards their education costs…

Generous funding sees R5m dedicated to 21 early learning centres in the Cape and Gauteng

Generous funding sees R5m dedicated to 21 early learning centres in the Cape and Gauteng

This is thanks to the MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet community loyalty programme, which has launched a new partnership with the GROW with Educare Centres project to establish 21 high-quality early…

Education is key to success, says Eastern Capes top EMSS matric graduate

Education is key to success, says Eastern Capes top EMSS matric graduate

The Eastern Cape’s top Engen Maths and Science School (EMSS) matric graduate, Libhongo Mko lives by the philosophy that hard work and dedication will open doors. It is this…

KZN scores a hat-trick with top three EMSS School performers

KZN scores a hat-trick with top three EMSS School performers

Engen has announced the top learners for 2018 who attended the Engen Maths & Science School (EMSS) programme and revealed that the matric EMSS class of 2018 attained an impressive…

Helping your child make the most of repeating a Grade

Helping your child make the most of repeating a Grade

When babies are learning to walk, they fall (or fail) many times over. Babies need to repeat the process (of learning to walk) over and over again until they get…

Love-a-School this Valentine’s Day

Love-a-School this Valentine’s Day

Over one-third of the South African population comprises of children and millions of them do not have access to the basic right of quality education. Love-a-School campaign…

Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls Celebrates 100% Pass Rate for Seventh Consecutive Year

Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls Celebrates 100% Pass Rate for Seventh Consecutive Year

The 2018 graduating class of the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls (OWLAG) achieved a 100% matric pass rate, completing the National Senior Certificate under the Independent Examinations Board (IEB…

Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls Celebrates 7th Graduating Class

Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls Celebrates 7th Graduating Class

Johannesburg – The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls (OWLAG) celebrated their 7th graduation event of the 2018 Matric Class affectionately referred to as the “Orion’s”, on Saturday, 1 December…

A sweet victory at the Spelling Bee

A sweet victory at the Spelling Bee

After studying, cramming, learning and practising spelling for the better part of two terms, young people from five townships in Johannesburg and Cape Town held their Spelling Bee final at…

7-year-old gets standing ovation

7-year-old gets standing ovation

James Capstick-Dale (7) delivered a keynote address at the prestigious University of Cape Town’s Student Leadership Awards evening late last week. His speech was an introduction to the…