Education Ambassadors SA

June 16, 1976 vs June 16, 2014

Writer: Nthabiseng Magoma Thirty-eight years later South Africa commemorates Soweto Uprising, the generation bemoans unfulfilled dreams of our fallen heroes. At the least this should be what this day is about. June 16 is the day very close to...

Thank you for your life, dad

Writer: Dimakatso Lukhele  As we ponder Father’s Day and appreciate the fathers in our lives, I can’t help but remember the many lessons of my dad.  My father or should I say “Ntate’ (which means father in Sesotho) as I...

Women can do it for themselves, too!

Writer: Nthabiseng Clementine Mahlwele Most of us are familiar with the saying; “if you think education is expensive, try ignorance”! Well, like many others, I didn’t quite understand what it meant. I don’t know if...

Man Has Lost

Writer: Kgahleho Robert Dibakoane    Man has lost, for he seeks for a purpose forgetting he’s here to be an animal. He sees himself the smartest among others while he ranks the third. Man has lost, for he kneels to what he...

Writers and Bloggers wanted!

PLEASE SHARE: We are looking for WRITERS for the Education Ambassadors SA blog. We are not necessarily looking for academics or people with loads of experience in writing/blogging. The idea is to identify and groom young writers/bloggers by...

Freedom Day: Twenty years on, do we really...

Writer: Kagisho Nkadimeng From the dark shadows of apartheid our forefathers lingered in abject poverty and oppression because of their skin pigmentation. Brainwashed and tortured into believing that they are inferior beings of no importance...

NOMINATE DIMAKATSO LUKHELE

ATTENTION: DHL Tomorrow’s Leaders Convention recognizes young people with the ability and skills to shape and change people’s lives. To nominate, Dimakatso Lukhele as Tomorrow’s leader for creating the Education Ambassadors SA poject...

Dr Maya Angelou – His Day is Done – a...

This is Maya Angelou’s poem for Madiba and some material from him about first meeting her in Cairo in 1962, when he was on his clandestine trip through Africa and to London. His day is done. Is done. The news came on the wings of a wind...

Married to Facebook

University students would rather take selfies and update their Facebook status than study. But, peculiarly, they believe that their obsession with technology will help them prepare for exams. The SA High-tech Student 2013 survey, released...