Apr 25, 2019

SITA brings coding to Free State schools

The agency opens its first coding and software development academy in the Free State, as it steps up efforts to mainstream ICT in SA's education system.

Mar 13, 2019

SA develops coding, robotics curricula for Grade R-9

The curricula, set to be implemented next year, will prepare learners for the fourth industrial revolution.


It's time to introduce coding in schools, says govt

The state considers implementing coding in schools to develop skills and future-proof the careers of young South Africans.

Jun 5, 2018

Mechatronics, coding and robotics initiative for schools

Africa Teen Geeks and the Gauteng education department will introduce these skills in Tshwane schools from January 2019.

Jan 30, 2018

Coding: An essential skill of the future

The importance of coding in South Africa.

May 9, 2017

CodeBus Africa arrives in SA

The SA-leg of CodeBus Africa runs creative coding workshops for youths in Johannesburg, Tshwane, Kimberley and Cape Town.


Ekurhuleni offers digital skills training

The City of Ekurhuleni introduces a free eight-week coding and app development course.


Code4CT girls explain 'Why I code'

Three high school learners discuss the value they get from coding, in a series of short videos for Code for Cape Town.


Code4CT welcomes 64 Grade 10s

The cohort of high school girls spent two weeks of their school holidays learning to code at Code4CT's all-day introductory programme.

May 13, 2016

BORN TO CODE, trained to succeed

A new method of teaching aims to turn disadvantaged students into world-class coders.

May 5, 2016

WeThinkCode welcomes first 120 students

The coders, selected from a group of over 30?000 applicants, will be the first to complete the tech institution's two-year course.


We owe it to our youth

Almost 30 years on, Lorraine Steyn is having fun running her software development business, and believes there's a lot of coding talent in our youth that should be given the chance to fly.

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