Education

Students raise online learning concerns

3 days ago - 01 April 2020 | Education

Ester KamatiWINDHOEKThe Students Union of Namibia (SUN) wants the University of Namibia (Unam) to reconsider its decision to offer online learning, due to poor internet connectivity in villages and informal areas. The university is using...

Education innovation key during lockdown

4 days ago - 31 March 2020 | Education

OCTAVIA TSIBES WINDHOEKEducation ministry executive director Sanet Steenkamp says parents, teachers and learners must assist one another during the Covid-19 national state of emergency and Erongo and Khomas lockdowns. Steenkamp has outlined steps taken by...

Education ministry urges teachers to be innovative

4 days ago - 30 March 2020 | Education

Sanet Steenkamp, the executive director of ministry of education, arts and culture, says parents, teachers and learners must assist one another during the lockdown. Steenkamp has outlined steps taken by the ministry to keep education...

Education ministry urges teachers to be innovative

4 days ago - 30 March 2020 | Education

Sanet Steenkamp, the executive director of ministry of education, arts and culture, says parents, teachers and learners must assist one another during the lockdown. Steenkamp has outlined steps taken by the ministry to keep education...

Clash over school principal

5 days ago - 30 March 2020 | Education

ILENI NANDJATOOSHAKATIAn attempt by the Anglican Diocese of Namibia (ADN) to fire the school principal of St Mary's Odibo High School, Eino Natangwe Heelu, has been blocked by the education ministry.The ministry said the church...

Covid-19 disrupts young lives

1 week ago - 24 March 2020 | Education

ELIZABETH JOSEPHThe Covid-19 pandemic caused by the new coronavirus has led to the temporary closure of schools and all other educational facilities in Namibia. According...

IEB se slimstes

1 week ago - 24 March 2020 | Education

Naam: Caro Horn Skool: Windhoek Afrikaanse Privaatskool (WAP)Vakke: Engels 1ste Addisionele Taal (89%), Duits 2de Addisionele Taal (96%) en WAP se toppresteerder en algehele Namibiese...

App aims to make Namibia a reading nation

1 week ago - 24 March 2020 | Education

The directorate of library services in the ministry of education, arts and culture has received a one-year free subscription, valued at US$1 million, to the...

Raising children in faith

1 week ago - 24 March 2020 | Education

Elizabeth Joseph Shining Stars Pre-School’s motto is “where excellence begins”, and aims to stay true to Proverbs 22:6, which reads: “Train up a child in...

For a good cause

1 week ago - 24 March 2020 | Education

De Duine Secondary School in Walvis Bay recently joined the annual Spray-A-Thon hosted by the Cancer Association of Namibia (CAN). Learners got their hair sprayed...

Maties and NWU on Namibian students

2 weeks ago - 17 March 2020 | Education

The spokesperson of North-West University (NWU), Louis Jacobs, says Namibian students are not forced to leave the university's premises but can do so if they...

Groot skenking vir Laerskool Otjomuise

2 weeks ago - 17 March 2020 | Education

Justicia ShipenaDie leerlinge van Laerskool Otjomuise in Windhoek het onlangs ’n skenking van skooldrag en twee wit skoolborde ter waarde van N$25 000 van die...

Education

Teachers, pupils no longer share...

2 weeks ago - 16 March 2020 | Education

The situation at the Sikarosompo Primary School community hostel in the Kavango West Region, where learners had to share makeshift structures with their teachers, is...

BSE and PnP invest in...

3 weeks ago - 13 March 2020 | Education

Mariselle StofbergThe Business School of Excellence (BSE) awarded two bursaries to learners who finished grade 12 in 2019 and are currently completing their practical learning,...

Corruption brings poverty – Namwandi

3 weeks ago - 12 March 2020 | Education

Former education minister and International University of Management (IUM) founder David Namwandi says corruption results in poverty and disunity, and also stifles development.Namwandi made this...

Pupils share school with snakes,...

3 weeks ago - 11 March 2020 | Education

A rural Kavango East school continues to face immense challenges, including learners and teachers having to frequently avoid snake bites, mice eating books, absenteeism and...

Grasping the Stellies life

3 weeks ago - 10 March 2020 | Education

Justicia Shipena Bubbly first-year accounting student Tylo Blaauw at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa says she chose this programme because she likes working...

Relief for Sinzongoro learners

3 weeks ago - 10 March 2020 | Education

Learners at Sinzongoro Combined School in the Kavango West Region are no longer being taught while seated on the ground.This is after the Namdeep Sea...

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