Educationists reflect on the future of education in Africa at DETA Conference
Posted on August 19, 2015
The University of Pretoria’s Faculty of Education was well represented at the recent Distance Education and Teacher Education in Africa (DETA) 2015 Conference.
Public lecture on Education in Finland and South Africa
Posted on January 20, 2015
Prof Jukka Alava delivered a public lecture on the Finnish education system at Groenkloof Campus.
International ties with China strengthened
Posted on October 24, 2013
Prof Johan Beckmann, retired Head of the Department of Education Management and Policy Studies at the University of Pretoria
Prof Joubert appointed at the University of Kentucky
Posted on October 14, 2013
Prof Rika Joubert from the Department of Education Management and Policy Studies received an appointment as Adjunct Professor at the University of Kentucky, USA from January 2014 to July 2015.
CELP presents Classroom Leadership workshop to Nigerian school owners
Posted on September 13, 2013
The Interuniversity Centre for Education Law and Policy (CELP) recently presented a four-day workshop on classroom and school leadership to a group of 12 private school owners and principals from Nigeria.
Attentive lecturer creates new life for student
Posted on July 08, 2013
Mr Eric Eberlein, lecturer in the Department of Education Management and Policy Studies, helped third-year student Ernest Selala to regain his eyesight after twelve years of suffering from a degenerative eye disorder, enabling him to complete his studies
Education Management and Policy Studies makes its mark at ISER 2013
Posted on July 01, 2013
The Department of Education Management and Policy Studies participated in the 9th International Symposium on Educational Reform (ISER) held in Jyväskylä and Helsinki, Finland, from 10 to 18 June 2013.
Delegation from China on campus
Posted on June 19, 2013
A delegation of the Northeast Normal University (NENU), Changchun City, China is visiting the Department of Educational Management and Policy Studies. The delegation and the Department is planning a collaborative research project on principal leadership.
International conferences and visitors in Education Management and Policy Studies
Posted on March 19, 2013
Prof Chika Sehoole, the Head of Department of Education Management and Policy Studies, attended the British Council's workshop that focused on briefing stakeholders on their ‘Three Year Project on Higher Education’ – his attendance at th
Staff members of Education Management and Policy Studies excel
Posted on February 13, 2013
The Department of Education Management and Policy Studies’ staff members have been hard at work at the start of 2013 and the end of 2012, excelling in their fields of expertise.
NRF ratings announced!
Posted on November 20, 2012
The Department of Education Management and Policy Studies is proud to announce that two of its staff members, Prof Johan Beckmann and Prof Chika Sehoole, have been re-rated by the National Research Foundation and one additional member, Dr Chaya Herman, ha
News from the Department of Education Management and Policy Studies
Posted on November 19, 2012
The Department of Education Management and Policy Studies is proud to announce the publication and presentation of numerous articles and papers by its staff members.
News from the front – August 2012
Posted on August 21, 2012
The staff of the Department of Education Management and Policy Studies is excelling, with new articles published, conferences attended and papers presented.
CELP International Conference 2012 – ‘Interpreting the South African Constitution in educational contexts’
Posted on August 16, 2012
The Interuniversity Centre for Education Law and Policy (CELP), directed by the Department of Education Management and Policy Studies’ Prof Rika Joubert, recently hosted an international conference with the theme ‘Interpreting the South Africa
Values and human rights as part of UP
Posted on June 12, 2012
One of the Department of Education Management and Policy Studies
The 8th ISER Conference in Kentucky, USA
Posted on June 12, 2012
Professor Johan Beckmann and Advocate Justus Prinsloo from the Department of Education Management and Policy Studies will read a paper at the 8th International Symposium for Education Reform (ISER) conference in Kentucky, USA in mid-June.
Former Head off to Finland
Posted on February 29, 2012
Prof Johan Beckmann, former Head of Department of Education Management and Policy Studies has been invited to read a paper on children's rights at a prestigious international conference at the Sultan Qaboos University in the As-Seeb, Sultanate of Oman in
South African Education Law Association (SAELA) Conference
Posted on January 11, 2012
The 15th International Conference of the South African Education Law Association (SAELA) took place at Umhlanga Rocks, Kwazulu-Natal and was entitled “Fifteen years of Education Law – Looking back, Looking Forward.”
DETA Conference 2011
Posted on October 12, 2011
Several members of the department attended the DETA Conference at the Edwardo Mondlane University in Maputu, Mozambique, between 3 and 5 August this year. The title of this year's conference was 'Ensuring the highest possible quality of education in a cha
Education Management and Policy Studies at ISER 2011
Posted on October 11, 2011
The Department of Education Management and Policy Studies was again very well presented at this year's ISER (International Symposium on Education Reform) Conference, the seventh since the inception of ISER in 2004. This year the event was hosted by the Ea