DigiCampus throws weight behind Woza Matrics programme

The Department of Basic Education partners with e-learning company DigiCampus, to support matric learners with television and e-learning content.

Aug 24, 2020

Curro Online gains traction as virtual learning takes off

The private school group says COVID-19 and the subsequent lockdown period shifted many parents’ mindset when it comes to online education.

Jul 27, 2020

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.

Jul 8, 2020

Curro turns to Minecraft to enhance STEM learning

The school group says the game encourages collaboration, communication, critical thinking and coding skills among learners.

Jun 30, 2020

Naspers eyes bigger market share in educational tech

The company strengthens its education tech business through expansion and investing a further combined R1 billion in two start-ups.


Curro online school promises tough security measures

The private education group allays fears of potential e-learning security risks, saying its online learning system is secure.

May 29, 2020

Lockdown diary: Adrian van Eeden, Gordon Institute of Business Science

The Gordon Institute of Business Science’s students had to overcome many e-learning challenges during the lockdown, says CIO Adrian van Eeden.

May 21, 2020

Curro set to establish online-only school

South Africa’s largest private education group is set to launch a “new school” that will offer online-only teaching.

May 19, 2020

MultiChoice ventures into academic cyber space

DSTV customers will have access to 600 free courses offered on the platform until the end of July.


Student body, lecturers oppose e-learning approach, demand halt

University representatives put mounting pressure on government to delay e-learning, claiming the digital divide robs many students of a fair and equal learning opportunity.

Apr 21, 2020

E-learning gains further momentum as support grows

In a bid to help people enhance their skills during the lockdown and maintain social distancing, more firms work to boost virtual learning initiatives.

Apr 15, 2020

ECape matrics to get SIMs pre-loaded with data for e-learning

MTN Business partners with the Eastern Cape Department of Education to boost virtual education efforts for grade 12s during the lockdown.

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