Education

Windhoek Gym launches online school

1 day - 30 September 2020 | Education

Windhoek Gymnasium announced that as from January next year, they will offer a flexible yet structured online school for grade 4 to 12 learners across Namibia and other SADC countries.“During lockdown, Windhoek Gymnasium’s virtual and...

UNICEF calls for the reopening of schools

1 day - 30 September 2020 | Education

Windhoek • Steffi BalzarAccording to United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), safe school reopenings won’t only reduce escalating costs for all those involved, but also prevent knowledge from being lost forever.According to a UNICEF statement, there...

DHPS hosts virtual Careers Day

1 day - 30 September 2020 | Education

What can I study where, which occupations are right for me and how exactly does vocational training work?Study and career guidance is becoming more important for learners: The world is (mostly) open to them and...

Going green for CP

1 week ago - 24 September 2020 | Education

Paint the world green for Cerebral Palsy (CP) Awareness on 6 October!As part of this day, Dagbreek Special School will be selling green ribbons at N$5 each. “We would like to challenge the public, schools...

Promotion for Education’s Vries

1 week ago - 21 September 2020 | Education

The ministry of education, arts and culture announced the recent appointment of Gerard Vries as the new deputy executive director for lifelong learning, arts and culture replacing Veno Kauaria who resigned last year.Vries has numerous...

Namibian story features in Expo 2020 Dubai storybook

2 weeks ago - 14 September 2020 | Education

As part of the World Expo 2020, each of the 196 participating countries submitted stories. Of these, stories from 24 countries – Namibia included –...

‘Kids should be in school’ – children’s advocate

3 weeks ago - 07 September 2020 | Education

The Children’s Advocate in the Office of the Ombudsman on Saturday expressed its support for the re-opening of schools for face-to-face teaching and learning.This follows...

Another smart partnership for NUST, UNAM

4 weeks ago - 02 September 2020 | Education

The Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) and the University of Namibia (UNAM), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will see the two...

‘Six children per teacher’ – gender ministry

4 weeks ago - 02 September 2020 | Education

The ministry of gender equality, poverty eradication and social welfare urged kindergartens and early childhood development centres (ECDs) to stick to six children per teacher...

DHPS’s Silke attends Global Space School

1 month - 24 August 2020 | Education

Every year learners between 16 and 18 from all around the world meet at the NASA Johnson Space Centre in Houston for their annual United...

Education ministry seeks your input

1 month - 20 August 2020 | Education

The ministry of education has called on stakeholders to participate in a survey aimed at soliciting input on teaching and learning amid the Covid-19 pandemic...

Support for Pionierspark prizegiving

1 month - 13 August 2020 | Education

FNB Windhoek Central Cluster through the FirstRand Namibia Foundation, donated N$10 000 towards the Pionierspark Primary School prizegiving ceremony. According to Wilhelm Genis, Chairperson of...

Education

Two new classroom blocks for...

1 month - 07 August 2020 | Education

The A.I Steenkamp Primary School in the capital received two classroom blocks worth N$1.1 million consisting of five new pre-primary classrooms and a storeroom from...

Schools’ readiness assessed online

2 months ago - 29 July 2020 | Education

The ministry of education is undertaking an online assessment in all 14 regions to determine if schools are prepared to resume with face-to-face classes for...

Keeping girls at school

2 months ago - 27 July 2020 | Education

Mount View High School in Okahandja Park informal settlement requested financial assistance from FNB to purchase sanitary products to help keep girls in school, which...

Thousands more classrooms needed countrywide

2 months ago - 24 July 2020 | Education

Under the “new normal”, the Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture (MoEAC) is challenged with lack of classrooms and dilapidated and inadequate ablution facilities, minister...

Kit support for WHS netball

2 months ago - 24 July 2020 | Education

Auas Motors recently handed over a sponsorship of sports attire and accessories to Windhoek High School valued at more than N$46 000. The kit includes...

Photocopier for Monte Christo PS

2 months ago - 17 July 2020 | Education

Reacting to a request by the Monte Christo Primary School, FNB, through the FirstRand Namibia Foundation, donated a photocopier valued at N$17 300. Speaking at...

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