GirlCode appoints ICT heavyweights as board members
GovChat gets global recognition with UNICEF partnership
The citizen engagement platform signs a partnership deal with UNICEF to advance child protection, youth engagement and social policy initiatives.
UP alumni, postgraduate students launch digital school
University of Pretoria’s postgraduate students and Wits researchers develop Wingu Academy to support schools, tutoring centres and home-schoolers.
Academic urges student discounts from telcos, device-makers
Professor Veronica McKay says the industry has a social responsibility to assist students and should broaden discounted offerings to empower students.
Microsoft, Gijima launch AI varsity programme for graduates
The Central University of Technology has set up an artificial intelligence programme to help graduates create the next generation of intelligent solutions.
Siya Kolisi partners with iStore to drive digital learning
Apple’s iStore SA collaborates with iSchoolAfrica and Springboks captain Siya Kolisi to support matrics with e-learning kits and run online workshops.
University of Pretoria, CSIR to accelerate smart cities initiatives
The partnership agreement will see the CSIR and University of Pretoria work on the development of SA’s smart transport and smart cities projects.
Coding, robotics curriculum for Grade R-9 edges forward
The Department of Basic Education plans online teacher-training for its coding and robotics curriculum as the COVID-19 scourge continues.