Mobile Education Webinars
Online seminars for Grade 10-12 Maths & Science teachers are offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
The Ukufunda Virtual School is open!
Deputy Minister Enver Surty launched the innovative application in partnership with Unicef and Mxit.
Teacher training centres
7 October 2014 – The 20th anniversary of World Teachers' Day on 5 October marked the start of worldwide teacher celebrations throughout the month. This year's theme is "Invest in the future, invest in teachers". In South Africa, Minister Angie Mothshekga stated a clear correlation between teacher performance and school performance.
30 September 2014 – It is a sad reality that many children in South Africa don't have access to books, let alone to books in their own language. As part of the 1 Million Books campaign Biblionef South Africa has started the #MyLanguageMyHeritage fundraising drive to open the magical world of reading to as many children as possible.
22 September 2014 – On Friday 12 September the Deputy Minister of Basic Education, Mr Enver Surty, Gauteng Education MEC, Mr Panyaza Lesufi and Ms Nadi Albino of UNICEF launched the Ukufunda Virtual School application at the Sci-Bono Centre in Johannesburg.
3 September 2014 – In her speech for the National Book Week Roadshow, Deputy Minister for Arts and Culture Mabudafhasi reiterated the Department's strategy to promote a culture of reading and writing and cultivate a sustainable book industry that supports equitable development of all South African languages.