Cell C’s cyber bullying offensive reaches high schools
Phase two of Cell C’s cyber safety programme will equip 80 high schools with online safety awareness education.
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.
Govt still to determine impact of ICT in its schools
The improvement of learner performance in government schools with digital tools, as opposed to those that function without these smart devices, is called into question.
Modernising SA-SAMS can improve data quality for schools
DBE has identified a need to replace SA-SAMS with a modern, Web-enabled, cloud-based technology platform.
Tech education start-up targets Free State schools
The Closed-loop Learner Network promises to place 20 000 fully-resourced e-learning tablets in the hands of Free State learners this year.
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.