Digital school expands to TV as school calendar remains in limbo
With no back-to-school strategy in place for 13 million South African learners, the STEM Lockdown Digital School expands to two DStv channels.
Back to school: Robotics, coding curriculum pushed back
The education department stalls on coding and robotics curriculum, planning to kick-start the pilot only at the beginning of the second term.
DBE to use AI platform to support robotics curriculum
Virtual intelligence educational platform Ms Zora will be introduced in 70% of SA’s 24 000 government schools by 2023.
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.
SA pupils scoop top award in Silicon Valley hackathon
The South African winning team, named 'Wakanda Vibes', scooped two awards at the #Hackathon4Justice challenge.
Local pupils to participate in Silicon Valley hackathon
Ten high school students were selected to take part in the contest organised by Symantec, UNODC and Africa Teen Geeks.
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.
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.