STEM all around
Optimi highlights, celebrates the role that science, technology, engineering and mathematics play in the modern world.
STEMNov 14, 2023
Matriculants prepare for their ‘last dance’
As the final exams approach, the focus shifts to acknowledging the dedication and hard work of these matriculants, says Optimi Classroom.
Optimi ClassroomOct 16, 2023
SA celebrates Heritage Day and Literature Month: A fusion of culture, creativity
The country is celebrating a unique convergence of its heritage and literary traditions.
Heritage DaySep 22, 2023
Optimi Mandela Day initiative: Reading with comprehension
The Optimi Group initiative will provide free virtual lessons to aid grade 4 children in improving their reading comprehension and enhancing their reading scores.
Mandela DayJul 19, 2023
How health, safety, environment are creating new job opportunities
An occupational health and safety representative not only puts health and safety systems in place, but also investigates accidents that occur in the workplace, carries out risk assessments and boosts employee well-being.
College SAOct 25, 2022
Rebuilding KZN with the help of an empowered workforce
Optimi Workplace believes adult education and workforce training have a huge role to play in helping to take the province forward.
Optimi WorkplaceOct 24, 2022
Back to basics with diagnostics
Optimi Classroom has become the benchmark educational institution to actively unlock the door to both testing and assessing teachers and students.
Optimi AcademyJun 23, 2022
It’s time to change the way we see education
Technology and connectivity should be at the forefront of our education system and any efforts to catch up on lost learning.
Stefan BothaJun 17, 2022
Classroom reboot with robotics
Optimi Classroom offers learners the opportunity to improve and reinforce what they have learned through special diagnostic tools and engaging practices sessions.
Aunyana MoloisaneApr 20, 2022
How the business of education can change SA for the better
Education, and especially post-school education, is a key measure in helping South Africans find work and improving their prospects of employment in the longer term.
Stefan BothaMar 7, 2022
Homeschooling can save you money – here’s how
Most online schooling providers and homeschooling curriculum providers’ fees range between R6 000 and R30 000 (depending on the grade and offerings).
HomeschoolingFeb 15, 2022
How COVID-19 has affected workplace education: A reflection two years in
Today, Optimi Workplace is conducting 30% of its work virtually. By the end of 2022, it intends for this to reach 50%.
COVID-19Feb 14, 2022
Media Works now officially an offering of Optimi Workplace
Optimi Workplace focuses on providing comprehensive workforce, community education and training offerings for corporates and the public sector.
Media WorksAug 3, 2021
Optimi College expands offering by acquiring IT Academy
Through its acquisition of IT Academy, Optimi College will now be able to offer an additional 1 000+ IT and business courses.
Optimi CollegeJul 22, 2021
Optimi Group appoints new CFO
Rajan Padayachy will take the reins from 1 June.
Optimi GroupMay 31, 2021
Online qualification helps adult learners thrive in workplace training
The Foundational Learning Competence qualification bridges an important learning gap, says Media Works.
Optimi WorkplaceApr 20, 2021
The right to education: An insider’s perspective over the past 25 years
The years 2010 to 2020 were all about developing and improving online learning and, ironically, the ability to make online content available offline, too.
Jackie CarrollMar 30, 2021
Let Impaq help you make the switch to full-time homeschooling
Impaq’s education specialists can remotely guide users on their learning journey and answer any academic queries they have.
ImpaqJan 28, 2021
Broaden your career horizons with online assessor, moderator courses
The assessor training programme teaches participants to assess the learning outcomes of individuals studying a particular course.
OptimiJan 25, 2021
Future-proof your school with e-learning from Optimi
Optimi Classroom offers expertise in both offline and online learning, to guide schools and teachers in the new era of 21st century education.
Optimi ClassroomOct 29, 2020
What type of homeschooler are you?
At Impaq, thousands of new learners have signed up this year in their bid to achieve more structured learning at home.
Optimi HomeOct 27, 2020
Reimagine adult literacy in a post-COVID-19 world
In order to keep as many learners up to date with their tuition as possible, Media Works has pivoted to using WhatsApp and online conferencing platforms.
Media WorksOct 26, 2020
No uniforms or school bells: Innovative Grade 10-12 campus launches in Pretoria
Having opened its doors in January 2020, Optimi Campus in Tshwane allows FET learners to study at their own pace, anytime, anywhere.
BusinessMar 20, 2020
College SA offers new digital pathway to adult matric
College SA, which offers accredited and short courses, has added the Matric Works programme to its platform.
BusinessMar 19, 2020
One of SA's biggest education providers has a new name: Meet PSG's Optimi
FutureLearn, a subsidiary of the PSG Group, has announced its corporate brand change to `Optimi', signalling an evolution in its multi-faceted education offering.
BusinessOct 17, 2019
PSG-linked education merger to boost e-learning in SA
FutureLearn sees the merger with ITSI as augmenting its integrated learning ecosystems and boosting individualised guided learning.
BusinessApr 9, 2019
FutureLearn welcomes Aunyana Moloisane as new CBDO
Aunyana Moloisane takes on the role of chief business development officer at the guided learning provider.
BusinessNov 20, 2018
PSG's FutureLearn acquires Media Works in deal to bolster lifelong education in SA
Its acquisition of the adult education and training specialist endeavours to bolster education in South Africa.
BusinessMay 14, 2018
FutureLearn partners with Quanta Books to broaden its physical sciences offering
The companies have joined forces to strengthen FutureLearn's current offering to its clients, and will broaden its physical sciences offering.
BusinessApr 16, 2018
International recognition for new distance education learning system
Two of FutureLearn's staff members have developed a comprehensive learning eco-system to enhance learning, irrespective of the lack of face-to-face interaction.
BusinessFeb 23, 2018
Home education and the BELA Bill: what you need to know
Impaq takes a closer look at what the proposed bill will mean for home education.
BusinessNov 6, 2017