Gauteng Department of Education

Govt looks to specialisation schools for skills development

The Gauteng education department says its specialisation schools aim to respond to the needs of the economy in terms of the ICT skills shortage.


Criminals dampen Gauteng's smart school efforts

The Gauteng Department of Education struggles to fend off theft at a newly-opened smart school, as thieves make off with tablets, laptops and smart boards.


GDE opens R105m smart primary school

The provincial department of education opens another ICT-ready school to improve education and skills development.

Nov 12, 2018

Gauteng pupils to learn STEM in aviation skills

Over 400 learners from five Gauteng primary schools will participate in a week-long Adventures in Aviation programme.


Gauteng education reduces number of unplaced learners

The provincial education department finalises the majority of placements for grade one and eight applicants whose parents submitted online applications.


Gauteng learner placement headache continues

The provincial education department must still find schools for nearly 55 000 learners whose parents submitted online applications.


Driving licence applications to go online

The Road Traffic Management Corporation plans to introduce an online system to allow the public to secure bookings at vehicle driving licensing centres.


Gauteng education's placement woes continue

Despite on-going struggles to place learners timeously, the provincial education department remains resolute that its online application system is the way to go.


Gauteng education dept prioritises critical skills schools

The provincial education department opens an engineering school of specialisation with a focus on aviation.


R700m for grade 10 paperless classrooms

The Gauteng Department of Education will spend R700 million to roll out its e-learning and paperless classroom initiative for grade tens this financial year.


Department receives over 140 000 online applications

The Gauteng education department promises to make the online admissions experience problem-free, after some parents encountered hiccups with the registration portal.


2019 online school registration begins Monday

The Gauteng education department urges parents and guardians to prepare to submit applications for learners' school placement via its admissions Web site.

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