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Share your thoughts and win a R500 book voucher!

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
Share your thoughts and win a R500 book voucher!

Tell us your thoughts and stand a chance to win a book voucher worth R500. Two vouchers each valued at R500 are up for grabs.

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Inscape Education Group Online Teachers Conference, pre-registrations are now open.

| September 14, 2016 | 1 Comment
Inscape Education Group Online Teachers Conference, pre-registrations are now open.

According to www.southafrica.info, the government’s newest strategy for turning education around is known as “Action Plan to 2014: Towards the Realisation of Schooling 2025”, which aims to improve learning and the work of teachers. Action Plan 2014 includes the new CAPS curriculum focussing on literacy and numeracy, the introduction of standardised assessments of grade three, […]

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Inscape Education Group Online Teachers Conference

| September 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
Inscape Education Group Online Teachers Conference

pre-registrations are now open.

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A day in the digital life of teenagers

| June 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
A day in the digital life of teenagers

By Sonia Livingstone With each generation, the public consciousness conjures up a new fear for our youth: where once it was rock ‘n’ roll, today the concern is that teenagers’ lives are dominated by digital media. The worry is that the digital deluge may affect their capacity to learn, to converse, to spell, and more […]

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Coding the future

| March 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
Coding the future

For 20 years at St Benedict’s College in Bedfordview, Johannesburg, some top computer programmers have passed through the school’s Information Technology (IT) department.

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From the editor

| September 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
From the editor

On the cover of Independent Education, volume16, number 2, spring 2013, is a young archer from Clifton College, Botswana, her eyes fixed firmly on a target. We chose the image because it reflects the central theme of this edition, courage.

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Summer 2012 edition now online

| November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments
Summer 2012 edition now online

All articles from the Summer, 2012 edition reproduced online.

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No ugly ducklings here

| August 29, 2012 | 0 Comments
No ugly ducklings here

ISASA member Cygnet Preparatory School is situated in the residential suburb of Dawncliffe, Westville, about 20 minutes’ drive from Durban, in KwaZulu-Natal.

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Chess for Africa

| July 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
Chess for Africa

As a ‘chess teacher’ of three years, but a novice at playing chess, it was with mixed feelings that I enrolled in the ‘Chess for Africa’ course.

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In the footsteps of the Incas

| July 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
In the footsteps of the Incas

The scene was surreal: 37 hikers seated around a 12-metre long breakfast table that had been speedily erected by our guides on the plush moist grass of the Piscacuchu campsite.

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Looking back

| July 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
Looking back

I was due Long Leave and the Ministry of Education gave me another as Study Leave. My professor and tutor was Professor Winifred Maxwell, a brilliant teacher, whom I knew well from my erratic days doing a B.A with history and English as Majors.

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