[Nation] All schools that were banned for various offenses by the Coast Secondary Schools Sports Association (CSSSA) last year have every reason to celebrate after their bans were lifted.
[Daily News] HIGHER learning institutions here have been advised to strengthen collaboration among themselves and work closely with the government planning commission so as to focus on courses and programmes that are beneficial to the nation.
It’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, but what happens when studying in a different country isn’t all it’s cracked up to be?
The year abroad is a compulsory element of most modern languages degrees in the UK. It’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to travel, make new friends, and make old ones jealous. Except my own time in Spain and Paraguay turned out to be more difficult than my final...
[This Day] Abuja -Another meeting between the federal government and striking Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) yesterday night ended without any agreement.
[New Era] Windhoek -The University of Namibia (Unam) and the Namibia Student Financial Assistance Fund (NSFAF) has entered into an agreement which will allow government-funded students to register at very reduced fees.
[New Era] Windhoek -As part of its new academic operation called ‘The Access Campaign,’ the Namibia National Student’s Organisation (Nanso) has come up with an initiative for students commuting to and from the University of Namibia (Unam) to have free transport during the registration process.
[Namibian] The Khomas regional education office has revealed that 707 pupils out of 865 have not yet been placed and that more tent classrooms are likely to be set-up to accommodate them.
[New Era] Windhoek -The University of Namibia (Unam) Sports Office under the Office of the Dean of Students this week advertised a cluster of coaching vacancies at its various campuses countrywide, with qualified and experienced local coaches encouraged to apply for the positions.
[Ghanaian Times] Ms Ayisi
[Ghanaian Times] Mr Kofi Ashiboe-Mensah, the Quality Assurance Officer of the Ho Technical University, has advised basic school teachers to pay attention to teaching strategies and avoid teaching while sitting down.
[Daily Maverick] In January thousands of children began the 2019 school year, some for the first time. Parents proudly posted photos of their children in new uniforms on social media. It was undeniably an exciting and optimistic time of year. But the same could not said for 37 children in the Eastern Cape who have been denied the opportunity to attend school because they are undocumented.
[Monitor] Kampala -Students of Makerere University were yesterday stranded at the campus when they found empty or locked lecture rooms following the staff strike.
[Daily Trust] The Federal Government yesterday promised to resolve the on-going strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU.
The parents of a Bristol physics student who took her own life are crowdfunding to make sure the full story is told
It began with a knock on the door. A police officer, sombre faced, saying she had tried earlier but the bell seemed to be out of order.
Natasha Abrahart, 20, daughter, sister, granddaughter, niece and friend, talented Bristol University second-year physics student, a keen musician...
South Africa: Full Steam Ahead – Quality Basic Education Needed for Country to Grow and Develop – Ramaphosa
[News24Wire] President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the education sector to ensure children excel in science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics – otherwise known as STEAM.
[Monitor] Gulu -The Minister for Education and Sports, Ms Janet Museveni, has raised complaints over numerous strikes in public universities saying they cripple the enrollment of foreign students in the country.
[Nairobi News] A boy who was turned away by Starehe Boys Centre has now been admitted by Mang’u High School after the intervention of Education Secretary Amina Mohammed.
It used to be help on the cake stall. Now an academy chain is seeking an unpaid accounts assistant and a free PA
News that an academy trust founded by the Conservative peer Lord James O’Shaughnessy is advertising for unpaid volunteers to fill key roles in its two primary schools was met with disbelief and dismay by teachers earlier this month. The Floreat Education Academies Trust is looking...
Oxford postgraduate degrees are among the most expensive, but there’s little financial support for low-income students
Last month, the University of Oxford confirmed its plans to establish a new postgraduate college, focused on maths, physics and life sciences. The university’s wider aim is to increase its postgraduate intake by 850 students per year by 2023.
Oxford says it is “committed to...
A national education service, like an NHS, should be part of a civilised country’s DNA
Here is a little fantasy to mull over as 2019 gets under way. Imagine that someone in power outlined a plan to work with the public, parents, teachers, heads and governors to establish common values for the education system.
The architects of the plan would provide extra cash to implement any changes required...
[Premium Times] Another meeting between the federal government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) ended on Monday night without an immediate resolution of the ongoing strike.