Category: Education

OVERCOMING THE CHALLENGES OF GROWING UP IN A DYSFUNCTIONAL FAMILY AND ACHIEVING ACADEMIC SUCCESS

By Warren Nelson, Academic at MANCOSA There are various factors that may have a bearing on a child’s ability to learn and perform academically. Dysfunctional families, overcrowded classrooms, learning disabilities, inexperienced teachers, varied levels of parental involvement, poverty and HIV/Aids

Calling All Aspiring Healthcare Innovators

In its drive to stimulate local researchers and international innovation in South Africa, REGENT BUSINESS SCHOOL has partnered with Siemens Healthineers to bring its global Innovative Think Tank (ITT) Certification Programme to the country. REGENT BUSINESS SCHOOL will be the

How Do We Get Our Youth Future-Fit? Reignite Their Sense Of Wonder, Says GWF

As we celebrate Youth Month, the question on many lips is: how do we unlock the potential of South Africa’s youth? According to Good Work Foundation (GWF), a non-profit organisation operating mainly in rural Mpumalanga, we need to rekindle the

It’s Time To Change The Way We See Education

By Stefan Botha Youth Month is a time in South Africa when we typically commemorate how far we have come in terms of education in our country. There’s no doubt that there have been big advances in South Africa. At