News & Events

Welcome! This is where you’ll find all the information on our latest news and events. This is also where you can read our latest articles on teaching, the Fourth Industrial Revolution, and much more.

6th November 2015

Via Afrika UNtombazi takes centre stage for Grade 11

The classic drama UNtombazi, compiled by A.T. Ndlovu and published by Via Afrika, has been approved by the DBE as a set work for Grade 11 isiZulu literature.
22nd October 2015

PenPal Schools and Via Afrika are walking to freedom

Diversity and Discrimination from PenPal Schools on Vimeo.

Join Via Afrika and PenPal Schools in the walk to freedom!
20th July 2015

Via Afrika Digital Education Centres

The right tools are a non-negotiable in today's technology-driven world. This is why Via Afrika has decided to embark on a roll-out of the Digital Education Centres. The centres will not only provide wonderful books -- filled with adventure, foreign lands, make believe worlds, the gift of knowledge in languages, geography, art, science and maths -- but will also contain technology filled with electronic textbooks. The electronic textbooks will ensure that learners know how to interact with technology and also how to demonstrate their knowledge using technological tools.
17th July 2015

Via Afrika CareerCompass app launched

CareerCompass, the latest addition to our growing bouquet of apps, is now live! The app has been created to help learners decide which career path might be the perfect fit for them. CareerCompass is available on the Google Play Store, iStore and as a web app. Read more for everything you need to know!
16th July 2015

Via Afrika Snapshot of eLearning 2014

The Via Afrika Snapshot of eLearning sheds light on the use of digital materials in South African schools. Click through to read the full report.
15th July 2015

Via Afrika Test-Urself

Announcing: Test-Urself, the perfect self-assessment app for learners from Grade 4 to 12.
30th November 2014

Christina Watson Via Afrika CEO in the Foreign Policy Global top 100 innovators

Christina Watson, CEO of Via Afrika has been honoured with a place in the category for innovators on Foreign Policy Magazine's 100 Leading Global Thinkers of 2014 - a list of the people making a difference in the world.
5th March 2014

e-Learning hard for SA to implement, but necessary: iLive

11th October 2013

Via Afrika Publishers People’s Choice Award