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Yes it’s true ZIMSEC has ordered a rewrite of November 2017 English Paper 2

By now you have no doubt heard the news. All November 2017 candidates who wrote English Paper 2 have to rewrite it again. No it's not a hoax, false news or a trick; it is the unfortunate truth. An unfortunate turn of events The purported reason for the rewrite is that the paper leaked and a lot of the students [...]

By |2018-02-09T07:51:46+02:00February 9th, 2018|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Yes it’s true ZIMSEC has ordered a rewrite of November 2017 English Paper 2

What is ACCA and why you should consider it

You already kow our feelings about going to University/College. In case you don't the sum of it all is we think going to university is overrated, overstated, overemphasized and there are better options. ACCA is one of those options we would strongly recommend. This is especially true if you have an eye on an Accounting or Finance degree. Instead of [...]

By |2018-02-01T10:34:38+02:00February 1st, 2018|Categories: Career Guidance, Education|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on What is ACCA and why you should consider it

6 Reasons why you should not go to University/College

So it has been a week or so since people (you) started getting their Advanced Level results. If you are one of the lucky ones who passed there is a decision to be made. Whether to go to University/College or not. In this article we will be looking at reasons why you might not want to go to University. When [...]

By |2018-01-30T08:10:28+02:00January 29th, 2018|Categories: Career Guidance|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on 6 Reasons why you should not go to University/College

Government warns illegal colleges again

Zimbabwe used to have the most robust education infrastructure that was the envy of all its African neighbors. Then the last decade and a half happened when there was zero investment in building new and repairing old infrastructure. The result was that government schools are unable to meet demand. This has seen a rise in the number of privately owned [...]

By |2018-01-19T07:54:38+02:00January 19th, 2018|Categories: Business, Education, News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Government warns illegal colleges again

November 2017 A Level Results Out

The results for Advanced Level for students who wrote the ZIMSEC results in November 2017 are out and students can start collecting them as early as today. This announcement was made by the minister for  Primary and Secondary Education Minister Professor Paul Mavima during an event help to mark the release of the results held at Holiday Inn in Harare [...]

By |2018-01-19T06:52:09+02:00January 19th, 2018|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on November 2017 A Level Results Out

2017 Grade Seven Results are out

If you wrote your Grade Seven Examinations in October we have some great news (hopefully great news) yesterday the Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (ZIMSEC) gave the announcement  results are out.  Mr Esau Nhandara the ZIMSEC director said the results have since been dispatched to ZIMSEC regional offices. “The Zimbabwe School Examinations Council is pleased to announce the release of the [...]

By |2017-12-05T05:53:23+02:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 2017 Grade Seven Results are out

The trouble with ZIMSEC’s continuous assessment

After months of prevarication ZIMSEC finally released their continuous assessment framework. In a series of workshops and seminars with teachers the examinations board revealed that students who intend to seat for Form 4 and Form 6 in November 2018 had to complete a series of tasks. There are five tasks initially meant to be distributed as one task per term. [...]

By |2017-10-30T09:40:34+02:00October 30th, 2017|Categories: Education|Tags: , |Comments Off on The trouble with ZIMSEC’s continuous assessment

Another year another leak at ZIMSEC

The Zimbabwe School Examinations Council is as leaky as a sieve. Every year the public examination administrator is dogged with some sort of leaking scandal and this year is no different. After lots of rumours that some papers had leaked the Council has come out to confirm:  A group of independent candidates managed to access an Ordinary Level Mathematics Paper [...]

By |2017-10-30T09:04:15+02:00October 30th, 2017|Categories: Education|Tags: , |Comments Off on Another year another leak at ZIMSEC

ZIMSEC finally introduces continuous assessment

After months of delays and much talk without action ZIMSEC has finally come up with a continuous assessment framework We all know the story by now there is a new curriculum in Zimbabwe's locally administered Secondary and Primary schools. Since the start of the year people ( including schools, the government, parents and teachers) have been running around like headless chickens [...]

By |2017-10-03T06:13:25+02:00October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on ZIMSEC finally introduces continuous assessment

Register for Cambridge exams in 2017 using bond notes/bank transfer

You can register for Cambridge examinations with the British Council using a bank transfer or bond notes. Read on to find out more With the many controversial changes that have come to the ZIMSEC syllabus it is only natural to feel confused if you are a Zimbabwean student. Most of the changes are rushed and poorly communicated. Some of the [...]

By |2017-09-04T08:03:27+02:00September 4th, 2017|Categories: Deals, Education|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Register for Cambridge exams in 2017 using bond notes/bank transfer