School-Days raises R16 million for South Africans’ school fees

Have you heard about School-Days? This bursary building platform is revolutionising the way that South Africans are paying for their education! In just over a year, School-Days has created close to R16 million for its members’ school, college and university fees. They do this by flipping the traditional models of bursaries on their heads. With … More School-Days raises R16 million for South Africans’ school fees

How to identify your child’s learning style  

How does your child learn best? The way your child processes experiences depends, to some extent, on their preferred learning style. Identifying this learning style can be key to improving your child’s social and academic performance. The three learning styles are: Visual Kinaesthetic Auditory Clues to identify your child’s learning style  You can observe your child’s … More How to identify your child’s learning style  

Injecting a dose of truth into the vaccinations debate

Influenced by countries such as the UK and USA, the movement against vaccines is gaining momentum in South Africa. The debate is a contentious one, causing a lot of finger ‘jabbing’ amongst parents and medical professionals. In this article, we’ll drill down to the facts to try injecting some truth into the matter to help … More Injecting a dose of truth into the vaccinations debate

4 x R25,000 education bursaries for grateful winners

School-Days, a bursary-building platform for South African families, recently gave four young South Africans R25,000 bursaries to use towards education fees. The bursary competition was run in conjunction with the launch of the Dis-Chem FOR YOUTH card, a new Dis-Chem rewards programme tailored to 18-25 year-olds. Through School-Days, anyone has the power to build their own bursary to pay towards their family’s fees. Over 300,000 people are already putting … More 4 x R25,000 education bursaries for grateful winners

54% of SA is not saving for education. Can they afford not to?

Do you have a clear savings strategy in place for your child’s education? You may be surprised to learn that those who do are in the minority… Many parents around South Africa want to provide the best education for their children, but family finances are becoming increasingly strained by the rising costs of education. Even … More 54% of SA is not saving for education. Can they afford not to?

Read if you dare: This is how much SA’s most expensive schools will cost in 2025

You may be surprised to hear that most of South Africa’s elite private schools have extensive waiting lists of parents willing to pay a premium for school fees. But as the fees climb higher and higher every year, some of them could be starting to feel the pinch. Here’s a look at the annual 2018 … More Read if you dare: This is how much SA’s most expensive schools will cost in 2025