The launch of South Africa' second National Spelling Bee saw learners and adults compete in an informal round of the contest. It combines fun competition, literacy awareness and a love for reading.
State-owned companies and major business have a responsibility to step forward, invest and create jobs, says Transnet. The parastatal is doing its bit to invest in education, and offers bursaries and internships to hundreds of students.
A great education is more than just academic excellence. Recognising this, Sacred Heart College in Joburg has launched the first South African Active Citizenship Scholarship Fund for pupils actively involved in their communities and social justice causes.
The latest recipient of the Rhodes Scholarship is no stranger to awards and accolades – with his first one at the age of eight setting the tone for the ones he’s come to accumulate.