Category: Educational

MANCOSA student among GradStar top employable candidates

In its quest to inspire higher education for employability, distance education institution MANCOSA has granted a MBA bursary to a Top 100 Finalist in the GradStar Awards which recognises the most employable students. Tanaka Gombera, 22, who is pursuing a…

A global call to connect young innovators around the world, Campus party comes to South Africa

Johannesburg, 2 July, 2020 – Making its debut in our country, Campus Party is bringing South Africa – and the world – three days of live, on-demand conferences, with one global main stage and five topical stages. Though the event…

World Oceans Day 8th June 2020: Protecting the Ocean Protects People

World Oceans Day is a day dedicated to celebrating the world’s oceans, their amazing diversity and the critical role they play in sustaining life on land. Each year on the 8 June we share our love for the oceans, and…

Two New Doctors in the House!

Husband and wife Rasoul Hassanalizadeh and Parisa Doubra have graduated with doctoral degrees in Chemical Engineering from UKZN. The couple, who met in Iran six years ago while studying for their Master’s degrees in Chemical Engineering at Mazandran University of…

Free positive parenting resources made available during the Covid-19 lockdown

With home-schooling a daily routine for most children countrywide, there is a lot of pressure on parents and teachers to come up with innovative learning techniques that don’t require vast resources and preparation time. As an organisation committed to Early…

Huge Response From Educators For Free Training In Teaching Remotely

There has been great response to the first phase of free training being offered to educators to upskill them in teaching remotely with confidence during the lockdown. Many educators are challenged by a new reality of remote learning induced by…

Educators offered free training in teaching remotely

Many educators are challenged by a new reality of remote learning induced by the coronavirus lockdown, and to upskill them, teachers are being offered a chance to receive free training in teaching remotely with confidence. The dramatic shift from classroom…

Noda’s Smart licensing offers solution for stranded elearners

Retail music specialist, Music Now, which has entertained millions of shoppers for over 25 years, has used the Covid-19 lockdown to fine tune an innovative content delivery mechanism that will help solve one of the biggest problems faced by learners…

Pride Factor Launches Online Academy to Provide Vital Life Skills for South African Youth

– Free Access to Digital Courses While Learning Institutions Remain Closed Pride Factor, the life-skills academy dedicated to Inspiring Young Minds, has launched an online platform to provide South African teenagers and young adults with the vital skills required to…

EARTH DAY IN THE TIME OF COVID-19

Burt Rodrigues CEO of Biodx comments “If we look at the majority of articles written around Earth Day 2019 we see headlines with the words, ‘earth’s destruction, monumental pollution, global warming destroys natural habitats, animals disappearing from their natural habitats,…

Laager Rooibos gets to the heart of the matter during the COVID-19 pandemic

A recent study undertaken by the University of Columbia found that COVID-19 poses a significant risk to those suffering from cardiovascular disease (CVD) and hypertension, as a result of the additional stress that the respiratory disease places on the heart.…

Calling all children for storytime with Ma Gcina

Africa’s legendary story-teller Gcina Mhlope will keep children educationally entertained for 10 days during the COVID-19 lockdown with a daily five-minute online story. Private higher education MANCOSA’s School of Education has partnered with the Gcinamasiko Arts and Heritage Trust to…

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