6 March 2017 - On the 10th of February, Mzansi Rockstar Teachers held their first ever Awards Celebration event at Diepsloot Combined School. Grown from educational organisation, Learning Alive, Mzansi Rockstar Teachers is a platform through which our educators are honoured, celebrated and supported.
28 February 2017 – Inanda Seminary in partnership with Zenex Foundation has launched the Inanda Ndwedwe Teacher Intern Project which aims to increase the skills, knowledge, confidence and competency of Foundation Phase teachers.
2 February 2017 - The Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize recognises exceptional teachers who make an outstanding contribution to the profession and shines a spotlight on the important role teachers play in society. In December the Top 50 Finalists of the 2017 edition have been announced and Limpopo teacher Phuti Ragophala stands a chance to win this US$1 million award.
24 January 2017 - Nal’ibali, the national reading-for-enjoyment campaign, has partnered with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to bring the campaign’s proven approach to literacy development to select rural schools in the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal provinces.
9 January 2017 - Last week the outstanding results of 21 top achievers from all over the country were celebrated at the Ministerial Breakfast and during the live broadcast of the 2016 Matric Results. The top achievers received awards in various categories including mathematics, physical science, special needs education (LSEN) and the five quintiles.
Wednesday, 4 January 2017 - The Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga together with her Deputy Minister, Enver Surty, today, congratulated the 2016 Top Matric Achievers at the Ministerial Breakfast hosted by the Vodacom Foundation.
2 January 2017 – On Wednesday 4 January at 18h00 the Minister of Basic Education will release the 2016 National Senior Certificate (NSC) Matric results in a live broadcast on SABC1. From Thursday 5 January well over 800,000 candidates from the Class of 2016 will be able to learn their individual results.