Preliminary exams are in progress
Grade 12 learners are reaching an important milestone in their schooling career as they start writing preliminary examinations from tomorrow (31August 2012). There are less than 53 days to go before the start of the final examinations in the national senior certificate.
Facebook, Twitter, Google and Mxit… ever wondered how these platforms work. Thami and Dee take a step into a virtual world where they explore the science of communication, the internet and social media. Dee and Thami discover that communication ‘back in the day’ was not nearly as simple as it is now.
The next stop of the Matrics Uploaded nationwide tour of Mzansi is the Eastern Cape. The Class of 2012 will get the chance to meet the Matrics Uploaded team at the Umtata Youth Centre on 1 September where visitors will learn how to become Citizen Journalists. Visit the Youth Centre to learn all about Citizen Journalism. Tell us what’s news in your school, or just give us ‘shout outs’ and stand a chance to feature on the live show. Lucky visitors will also win awesome prizes.
The unemployment rate in South Africa was last reported at 24.9% in the second quarter of 2012. Historically, from 2000 until 2012, South Africa’s unemployment rate averaged 25.5% reaching an all-time high of 31.2% in March 2003 and a record low of 21.9% in December 2008.
Academic activities at the Tshwane University of Technology will resume on Monday. Violent student protests brought the institution to a standstill last week. The university closed all its campuses leaving hundreds of students stranded.
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