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| June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
From the editor

The review on page 96 of this edition of Independent Education confirms that the catchphrase ‘big data’ is trending right now.

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| March 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
From the editor

Think of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela and you will think also of his great love for children and his belief in the transformative power of education.

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| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
From the editor

At the recent ISASA conference held on 7-10 September 2013 at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, member schools and invited guests paid tribute to Jane Hofmeyr for her leadership of the organisation as she exits formally at the end of the year to pursue other projects.

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| 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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From the Editor

| August 27, 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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From the editor

“You who are on the road, must have a code that you can live by,” sang folk group Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young.

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| March 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
From the editor

In the BBC’s film adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s novel Under the Greenwood Tree, on Christmas morning, vicar Maybold declares to his congregation: “The world is changing, and we must change with it. How can we best serve our Lord in this changing world? Through our children. Through education, education.”

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| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments
From the editor

On our letters page, Madeleen Welman, marketing head at Herschel Girls’ School, Cape Town, observes the “wide-ranging information” in Independent Education that encompasses both “small, hidden-away schools and international trends”.

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| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments
From the editor

In the Bible, in Luke 12:48 can be found a call to action: “For unto whomsoever much is given, of him shall much be required.”

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From the editor

While finalising the winter 2012 edition of Independent Education, I received a welcome compliment from Kathy Gau, all the way from Swaziland. “You really know how to make a story sing,” she said generously.

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