Education

Mathematics congress concludes

5 days ago - 18 May 2018 | Education

Leandrea Louw - The 13th National Mathematics Congress concluded yesterday afternoon. This year’s theme was ‘High quality math teaching matters; sharing knowledge to improve teaching’. Around 270 primary and secondary school teachers, university and college...

Namport hands over classrooms

1 week ago - 11 May 2018 | Education

Leandrea Louw - The Namibian Ports Authority (Namport) officially handed over four classrooms to the Kuisebmond Project Primary School. The four modular classrooms were built earlier this year at a cost of N$850 000....

Mastering mathematics

1 week ago - 11 May 2018 | Education

Leandrea Louw - The 13th National Mathematics Congress will see over 270 delegates meeting at Namib High School in Swakopmund on 14 May.This year’s theme is ‘High quality teaching matters: sharing knowledge to improve teaching’,...

Hurricane Katrina sweeps through education system

1 month - 13 April 2018 | Education

Leandrea Louw Minister of education, arts and culture Katrina Hanse-Himarwa reprimanded principals and told them that they should not confirm teachers whom are underperforming while on probation. “Teachers who show signs of not...

Regional directors and principals receive tongue-lashing

1 month - 06 April 2018 | Education

The minister of education, arts and culture, Katrina Hanse-Himarwa, told regional directors and principals that she expected them to explain why their schools are underperforming. During her address in Swakopmund, she also said it was...

Schools will not cope

1 month - 29 March 2018 | Education

Schools in the Erongo region will not be able to accommodate the steady increase of learners.“There has been an annual 8% ­increase in the number...

Tackling teen suicide and depression

1 month - 29 March 2018 | Education

Sverrir J?kulsson Teen suicide and depression, a common and serious problem, yet very rarely talked about. The youth is constantly confronted with hurt and mental...

Local learner heads to the USA

1 month - 29 March 2018 | Education

Leandrea Louw Tuilika Andreas, a grade 12 learner at Duinesig Combined School in Walvis Bay, is one of the lucky pupils to be selected for...

Kuisebmond school needs help with feeding scheme

2 months ago - 23 March 2018 | Education

Leandrea Louw The Kuisebmond Primary Project School is now the proud owners of a brand new kitchen and eight additional classrooms. They however still...

Schools celebrate Independence Day

2 months ago - 23 March 2018 | Education

Leandrea Louw In light of the country’s 28th birthday, learners and teachers of various schools hosted cultural performances and dressed up in traditional gear....

Sea Warriors conquer the day

2 months ago - 16 March 2018 | Education

Edward Smith, Grade 12, The Dolphin Schools The Dolphin Schools recently held its annual Athletics Meet at Walvis Bay Primary School. The gathering was...

Duinesig awards its best

2 months ago - 16 March 2018 | Education

Leandrea Louw Duinesig Combined School in Walvis Bay recently hosted its annual prize-giving ceremony. The top performers in the different grades were Johannes Shipepe...

Education

Festus Gonteb in need of...

2 months ago - 09 March 2018 | Education

Leandrea Louw Festus Gonteb Primary School in Swakopmund is in dire need of funds to complete the much needed library it wishes to set...

Training future journalists

2 months ago - 09 March 2018 | Education

Namibia Media Holdings (NMH), under its youth brand, My Zone, hosted training sessions for the Walvis Bay and Swakopmund secondary schools that are part of...

Old scholars fund local schools...

2 months ago - 02 March 2018 | Education

Leandrea Louw Narraville Old Scholars Association (Narosa) raised N$100 000 during its official launch late last year. The organisation was established in support of Narraville...

De Duine clinches development award...

2 months ago - 02 March 2018 | Education

Leandrea Louw De Duine Secondary School in Walvis Bay was declared the proud winners of the World Largest Lesson for Sustainable Development Goals award. This...

Extending a helping hand

2 months ago - 02 March 2018 | Education

Leandrea Louw Local businessman Nande Junias donated food for 50 learners at the Festus Gonteb Primary School. Junioas also donated goods, including sugar, tea,...

Young leaders learn about teamwork...

2 months ago - 02 March 2018 | Education

Elizabeth Shoopala, Gorden Mushindi and Priscilla Shongola Grade 9, Flamingo Junior Secondary School The learner’s representative council (LRC) of Flamingo Junior Secondary School set...

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