Training and e-Learning

LIASA 2019: Makhanda librarian wins Sabinet-sponsored award

Vuyokazi Jamieson won the the LIASA Librarian of the Year 2019 Second Runner-Up Award.


Google boosts free WiFi access for Cape Town

The company commits to connect SA’s underserved communities, with Cape Town the beneficiary of Google Station.


E-learning policy flaws hinder tech value in classrooms

Edtech policies fail to fulfil their promise to enhance teaching and learning in classrooms across the globe.


Cashless schools – five talking points from 2019

In a world where physical cash is becoming scarce, the d6 Cashless School initiative teaches learners that the tap of a card or wristband still has monetary consequences.


Struggle to find placement for grade 1, 8 learners

Gauteng education forced to extend admission placement period to ensure 34 553 learners are put in schools ahead of the 2020 academic year.


Govt, Microsoft launch digital lab for black industrialists

The project will help create value for black-owned businesses and assist them to maintain a competitive advantage in a digital-first world.


SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.


SA must get ready for the rise of hybrid jobs

Hybridisation is the next workforce frontier, as companies seek professionals with specialised cross-industry skills to spur innovation, says trends analyst Dion Chang.


Mastercard Foundation seeks innovative edtech start-ups

Edtech start-ups from across Africa are invited to submit solutions aimed at improving access to quality education.


What to look for at AfricaCom

With two weeks to go to AfricaCom 2019, here are the highlights of the key topics on the agenda.


DCDT, Huawei partner for women’s skills development

Huawei SA will deliver a tailor-made 5G course to the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies' female staff.