South Africa - Level 4: Do Not Travel
Do not travel to South Africa due to COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions. Exercise increased caution in South Africa due to crime and civil unrest.
Afrikaans to be reintroduced as a medium of teaching at Unisa
Afriforum, Solidarity & Come Home Campaign deputy executive Alana Bailey said they are happy with the judgment of the Constitutional Court and plan to reconsider other university language policies in ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 23 Sep 2021 23:20:00 GMT
From Louisville to Lodwar: A teacher recounts an Xaverian Brothers summer in Kenya
My time in Turkana affirmed how similar the students are in Kenya and at Saint Xavier High even though they experience life on opposite continents.
Publ.Date : Fri, 24 Sep 2021 13:28:57 GMT
Changes for South Africa?s matric exam timetable to accommodate elections
The Department of Basic Education has shifted the end-of-year exam timetable for matrics to accommodate the local government elections set to be held on 1 November.
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Sep 2021 00:13:00 GMT
Rabbi who helped transform Jewish life in South Africa steps into a new role
Rabbi Yossy Goldman has been leading Johannesburg?s largest synagogue for more than 30 years. Now the time has come to pass the mantle on.
Publ.Date : Mon, 13 Sep 2021 12:38:00 GMT
International Day of Sign Languages: South African sign language must be promoted
The Schools Act considers South African sign language as an official language for the purposes of learning in a public school.
Publ.Date : Thu, 23 Sep 2021 02:09:00 GMT
Cameroon Villagers Call for Help Against Elephants Destroying Crops, Houses
Farmers and villagers say elephants are destroying their plantations and scores of houses, reportedly leading to the killing of two elephants this month. Authorities blame locals for occupying ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 25 Sep 2021 06:42:00 GMT
South Africa: Rewarding Academic Achievement in Schools Creates Barriers - a South African Perspective
Other common forms are pins worn on the lapel bearing words such as "Mathematics" or "English ... every child not worthy of recognition? In South Africa, rewards need to be considered in the ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 21 Sep 2021 18:42:00 GMT
Why this South African YouTuber left medicine to teach English in China
After long sleepless nights and sky-high demands, he left medicine for his next venture: YouTube. Mchunu had earned his MBBS at Southern Medical University in 2019, a hard-won journey that started ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 22 Sep 2021 05:55:00 GMT
Make English Truly a World Language
The Caribbean Sea encompasses over 7,000 islands, including the famous tourist destinations of Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, and Barbados. Taken all together, the Caribbean islands, sometimes referred ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 14 Sep 2021 18:20:00 GMT
Scrapping of Afrikaans teaching unconstitutional - SA court
South Africa's highest court has ruled that the University of South Africa's plan to phase out Afrikaans as a medium of teaching is unconstitutional ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 22 Sep 2021 23:57:00 GMT
Comics and cartoons are a powerful way to teach kids about COVID-19
The global COVID-19 pandemic has turned children's lives upside down. Stay-at-home orders mean that they cannot go to school, visit a playground or ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 14 Sep 2021 22:05:00 GMT
South Africa?s literacy rates plunge deeper as learning time is lost
Solving South Africa?s literacy crisis is not clear-cut, but experts agree that having ?bums on seats? is the first step.
Publ.Date : Sun, 12 Sep 2021 22:14:52 GMT