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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…

Nal’ibali recognised as a top education innovator by African Union

Nal’ibali recognised as a top education innovator by African Union

South Africa’s reading-for-enjoyment campaign, Nal’ibali, took third place at the African Union’s Innovation in Education Prize, rising ahead of six other emerging innovators from across…

Kudos for Oprah Leadership Academy!

Kudos for Oprah Leadership Academy!

Johannesburg – Mastercard’s Index of Women Entrepreneurs report found that women account for only 18.8 percent of business owners in South Africa. Trecia Makhubele has seen the value of…

Food security projects win at 9th annual Youth Citizens Action Programme

Food security projects win at 9th annual Youth Citizens Action Programme

The overall winners at the ninth annual Youth Citizens Actions Programme (Y-CAP) National Championships held in Hoedspruit on Saturday, 28 July 2018 were Gauteng’s De Deur Primary School…

80 South Durbanites graduate from Engen’s Computer School

80 South Durbanites graduate from Engen’s Computer School

80 South Durbanites graduate from Engen’s Computer School The Engen Computer School in Wentworth recently held a graduation ceremony for 80 proud community members who received certificates for completing…

I-Innovate opens minds to Artificial Intelligence at Cape Town School

I-Innovate opens minds to Artificial Intelligence at Cape Town School

(Cape Town) – STE(A)M educational specialist, I-Innovate is bringing another 21st Century learning programme to South Africa to open up opportunities in our under-served school communities…

Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls Empowers Young Women as Future Leaders

Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls Empowers Young Women as Future Leaders

There is a famous African proverb that says, “If you educate a woman, you educate a nation”, and every Youth Day, June 16, South Africans come together to acknowledge the…

African education rises to meet a new era in automation

African education rises to meet a new era in automation

Spintelligent, in partnership with the Department of Basic Education and other sponsors, is hosting EduWeek Africa in Johannesburg on 15 and 16 June 2018. EduWeek is the largest and most…

1 000 youths to be empowered through healthcare skills development programme

1 000 youths to be empowered through healthcare skills development programme

The opportunity to launch a career in the healthcare sector will be offered to 1 000 South African youths through a five-year commitment from Netcare, one of five flagship…

“Opportunities for everyone” as Engen bursaries extend work training to poor with learning disabilities

“Opportunities for everyone” as Engen bursaries extend work training to poor with learning disabilities

Engen sponsored bursaries aimed at extending access to crucial work-training opportunities for persons with learning disabilities has seen Work4You successfully place 90% of candidates, significantly boosting employment of these…