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Schools to benefit from Collect-a-Book drive

This Mandela Month Collect-a-Can and partners, ReaderLympics, Biblionef and Pan Macmillan, are reaching out to underprivileged primary schools with an exciting Collect-a-Book drive. The aim is to encourage learners to read more by providing them with books as well as the opportunity to listen to inspiring storytellers, while teaching them that reading can be fun. In return for the books,

Code word for the future

Almost every child comes into contact everyday with some form of the digitised world, whether it is watching their parents swipe their credit card for a purchase in the supermarket or even watching them on their cellphones. Digitisation – the “adoption of smart and connected information and communication technologies (ICT) by consumers, businesses, and governments” – dominates our world, and

Partnership makes e-books available to African schools

Snapplify has announced that Penguin Random House UK is making its adult and children’s e-book catalogue available for purchase through the Snapplify App. Snapplify enables schools to purchase titles for their students to enhance literacy and promote reading. Even schools in underserviced areas that lack internet can access e-books from their award-winning SnappBox hardware, which uses a school’s intranet to

Schools to benefit from Collect-a-Book drive

This Mandela Month Collect-a-Can and partners, ReaderLympics, Biblionef and Pan Macmillan, are reaching out to underprivileged primary schools with an exciting Collect-a-Book drive. The aim is to encourage learners to read more by providing them with books as well as the opportunity to listen to inspiring storytellers, while teaching them that reading can be fun.In return for the books, schools

DBE and partners launch E-library project

The DBE has joined hands with the Vodacom Foundation, Hauwei and the Nelson Mandela Foundation to create an eLibraries project in support of the Department’s 1000 Libraries Initiative. Minister Angie Motshega is embarking on a 1000 libraries project to mark the birthday of the late former President, Mr Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela during Mandela Month. The partnership will see the establishment