Author Archives: Zaida Julius

Misinformation: A statement by the Basic Education Department

Misinformation can oftentimes be more detrimental than a lie. Recently, there has been a massive flux in the spread of misinformation on a calculated change within the Life Orientation curricular, particularly in regards to the ‘sexuality’ section of the work covered with the curriculum. Much of what you have heard of these changes, however, is […]

Understanding teenager talk, what are they saying to each other??

A recent study done by a UK Internet service provider revealed that more than 5.2 million adults are clueless when it comes to interpreting what kids are saying online. Over 4,500 adults took part in the research, and the majority were not able to translate the real meaning of slang that children use on the […]

Benefits Of Online Study

University is expensive, with the average course by year costing R50,000. It’s for that reason that more and more students each year are taking their future into their own hands by undertaking self-study alongside online courses to help further their own skills. Online colleges and learning spaces have grown vastly within the span of the […]

Follow up message to parents regarding school acceptance process

Dear Parents/Guardians Last week we blogged information regarding the school acceptance and application process.  As per the latest communication circulated by the Western Cape Education Department, parents/guardians must note the following: The system has closed for parents to confirm the acceptance of learners as of the 12th of July.  All cases where a student has […]