Find all the dates and times South African matrics will write their NSC October/November 2019 exams here.
Other major names to have renounced the use of animal fur include Armani, Burberry, DKNY, Donna Karan, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Gucci, Michael Kors and Versace.
In the last two weeks, at least nine people have been killed and several others injured in a supposed spike in gang-related shootings.
Parents reported countless glitches while trying to register their children online, which the department has apologised for.
Laerskool Kempton Park pupil Alicia Oldjohn was only eight years old when she penned her novel after her best friend moved.
The mother has applied for R17,000 per month plus R84,000 to cover pre-birth expenses.

Cape Town mom becomes SA’s first female Audi master technician

Progress through excellence: South Africa’s first female Audi Master Technician!

Tips from Nigeria on teaching teens about breast and cervical cancer

Raising awareness about these cancers and how to prevent them can help reduce their incidence, illness and mortality rates.

From tiger to free-range parents – what research says about pros and cons of popular parenting styles

What’s the best way to raise your child? It’s a question that has provoked the publication of numerous books, and seen authors race to coin the next quirky name for a new style of parenting.

Too much love: helicopter parents could be raising anxious, narcissistic children

Children are living at home for longer, so parents have more time to be overly protective of them.

Breast ironing: a harmful practice that doesn’t get sufficient attention

Mothers iron their daughters’ breasts as a way of preventing early marriage and keeping their daughters in school for longer.

May 20th: Gauteng school’s online application will open

Date set to register online for school applications, what else do you need to know?

Honouring Tiny The Mighty’s legacy by inspiring hope

A South African mom recently lost her child “Tiny the Mighty”, but this mom has also put all her focus and energy into honouring her son by inspiring hope.

Checkers has launched its new collectables campaign

If your kids are anything like mine, then collecting tiny little collectables is always a major hit!

Gauteng online registrations postponed

The Gauteng Department of Education has postponed the opening of the Online Admissions Applications from 13 May 2019 to 20 May 2019.

Leeds uses Henry parenting program to lower childhood obesity rate

Leeds has become the first city in the UK to report a drop in childhood obesity after introducing a program to help parents set boundaries for their children and say no to sweets and junk food.

WATCH: German supermarket chain under fire for ‘sexist’ video

German supermarket chain Edeka faced a wave of social media indignation Wednesday over a Mother’s Day online video clip ridiculing fathers’ parenting skills, with both men and women calling the film ‘sexist’.

Run baby, run!

Imagine the possibility of taking a sneak peak through the looking glass of your little girl’s future… not to see what she might become, what career path she may choose to follow, or who she may choose to love and share life with… but to anticipate some of the struggles and challenges she will face, some of the criticism she will endure, some of the opposition she will confront.

Play-play voting at Joburg primary school

As part of the History syllabus, with the aim of teaching children about how South Africa is governed and to get learners engaged and excited by the power of democracy.

Why we should talk to our children about voting, X’sê!

As parents there are many topics we just never discuss with our children, especially when they’re younger. Perhaps because we think they’re not ready for it, or that they wouldn’t understand it; perhaps because we just don’t have the energy to explain, or to face all the awkward questions that may follow.




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