Education

UJ raised R147m for student fees. Should other universities follow suit?

The University of Johannesburg (UJ) has raised R147 million for missing middle students but just how long can the university keep it up for?...

Your Hajj And Eid-Ul-Adha Questions Answered

From August 9 till August 13, thousands of Muslims will be gathered in Saudi Arabia for the holy pilgrimage of Hajj.  This marks one...

Dr Zizo Mtengwane’s ‘Drop a Book’ Aims To Aid Rural School...

After meeting with various kids from less privileged backgrounds, Dr Zizo Mtengwane, a children's doctor at the RK Khan Hospital, decided to start a...

Social enterprise ThankYou has a plan to end extreme poverty

The Daily Vox has partnered with Australian social enterprise ThankYou who have come up with a plan to end extreme poverty. Founded...

What you need to know: Racial tensions at Mpumalanga school turn...

On Monday, a physical fight broke out at the Witbank Technical High School in Mpumalanga between parents. An alleged incident of racism...

Students Struggle To Adjust To Online Learning

By Sibongile Ralana As the early days of online learning roll out across various tertiary institutions — but students...

The Fees Commission’s work is done, but fallists aren’t holding their...

The Fees Commission was due to complete their final report on the feasibility of free education at the end of June. On Thursday, Musa...

We did not ask for loans, that is not free education...

Student Representative Councils (SRCs) from some universities across the country are rejecting the recommendations made by the Fees Commission report on the funding of...

The education system is leaving children with disabilities behind

On 17 August, social justice NGO Section 27 released a report entitled “Too Many Children Left Behind: Inclusion in the South African Inclusive Education...

KZN SRCs Slam New NSFAS TV Show

“The only way that NSFAS will ever assist students with information is by doing visits to disadvantaged schools in rural areas, and...

Panyaza Lesufi Is Gauteng Education MEC Again

On Wednesday, David Makhura the incoming premier of Gauteng announced his new administration and shuffled Panyaza Lesufi out of the education portfolio....

How Serious Is The Government’s Plan For Free Education?

When former president Jacob Zuma announced the government's plan for free higher education in 2017, the hope and relief were palpable. It all came...

The EFF Are Showing Us Academic Flames

#BlackExcellence was in full force at the graduation ceremony of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) commander-in-chief Julius Malema on Wednesday. Juju was...

How the hypermasculinity of Model C schools entrenches homophobia

Ours is one of the few African countries that acknowledges different gender and sexual identities, but we’re still far from an accepting society. Schools,...

How The DA Would Fix Higher Education

The Democratic Alliance said it would merge the higher education and training department with science and technology, and also issue bursaries for poor students...

“Free education is possible, but implementing it in four weeks is...

President Jacob Zuma’s announcement of free education for the poor came as a shock to many South Africans. Some political analysts in particular interpreted...

Joburg private school accused of racism after allegedly kicking out black...

MEC for education Panyaza Lesufi visited a Johannesburg school to investigate allegations of racism after a group of black girls was ordered to leave...

Inequality of South African proportions

South Africa has been described as the most unequal society in the world. The racial and economic legacy of Apartheid has evolved...

Modern day superwomen: students who are mothers too

Being a student is stressful enough with lectures, assignments, exams and generally finding yourself. But some women play the role of both...

Old Girls pledge their support for learners at Pretoria High School...

We, alumni of Pretoria High School for Girls stand in solidarity with the bold and courageous learners of the school, who have spoken out...
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