Sliding scale of fees would best help students most in need, lobby group says

Students for Law and Social Justice propose that subsidies be cut for those who can fund their education themselves

2 days ago
Matric pupil’s ‘smart tank’ idea wins in Hack4Water competition

Moses Mhlwana from Atteridgeville and three friends created the prototype, which saves water by enabling users to digitally select the amount of water they need

3 days ago
Shakespeare may be taken out of classroom

The Department of Basic Education is looking to review the national curriculum, including the emphasis on the works of Shakespeare often prescribed for ...

3 days ago
Naledi Pandor defends students fund scheme

The Science and Technology Minister says scarce skills need to be incentivise

7 days ago
Nationalise higher education, says ANC Youth League

‘Institutional autonomy is the first barrier to fee-free education as it places value on the basis of prestige in qualifications’

8 days ago
Free, quality education a noble idea but out of reach, says Chamber of Mines

The chamber supports Blade Nzimande’s proposals on the funding of poor and ‘missing-middle’ students but cautioned that this should not place further pressure ...

8 days ago