education

Illiteracy threatens our democracy

Eusebius McKaiser

The democratic project is fatally wounded without a national plan to teach teachers how to teach reading


Matriculants need moral guidance

Tutu Faleni

Institutions and families must teach values in a decaying society and adverse economic conditions


Core issues besides finance and access hinder students’ success

Ian Scott

The disparate backgrounds of students call for changes to courses and ways of teaching that don’t compromise academic competency


No quick fix for university crisis

Ian Scott

Money and better schooling are unlikely to effect substantial change in near future


New medical school slated for Eastern Cape

Joan van Dyk

Another school could be on the cards for the North West province as well.