Jaguar Primary Schools Challenge Finals Set to Thrill

  The 2018 Jaguar Primary Schools Challenge Finals competition is set to be a show stopper as the 30 winning teams representing various primary schools in Gauteng will be going head-head on Saturday, 1st December at Scibono. The challenge has become well-known and recognised worldwide as an educational competition that actively promotes Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). “It is … Read More

Battle Grounds Set For Jaguar Primary Schools Challenge Regionals

The first 2018 Jaguar Primary Schools Challenge Regional competition was held on Saturday 13 October at Scibono. The competition, now in its third year, saw some 17 teams representing 15 schools battle it out to be the best in Gauteng. The competition is fully subscribed with 33 teams who have been participating since the beginning of the 2018 season in … Read More

Sangari Education to Showcase Augmented Reality and Engineering Training Solutions at Electra Mining

At this year’s Electra Mining Expo, Sangari Education will be exhibiting a range of augmented reality and virtual reality solutions that will include the Soldamatic welding training simulator, CNC simulator and engineering training software solutions. The Soldamatic augmented reality (AR) welding training simulator has won top honours at the Worlddidac Awards for the most innovative educational product. “It requires no … Read More

Sangari Education Exhibiting AR and VR Solutions at the 2018 IVETA Conference in Cape Town

Sangari Education will be showcasing their Augmented Reality Welding Simulator; CNC Simulator; Automotive Trainers; Educational Virtual Reality solutions; and Electronics Technology Simulations at the 2018 World TVET conference taking place from Monday 13th to Thursday 16th August at Tsogo Sun Cape Sun in Cape Town. The South African College Principals’ Organisation (SACPO) for all 50 South African Technical, Vocational Education … Read More

Jaguar Primary Schools Challenge Inter-District Races Get Underway

The 2018 Jaguar Primary Schools Challenge competition has reached a crunch time with inter-district races. Three top ten teams will be heading to the Regional Races in September before the Provincial race in December to determine the overall 2018 competition winning team. The 2018 season has attracted over 33 teams from various schools in Gauteng. The teams have been segmented into … Read More

Five Uses of Augmented Reality Technology

Augmented Reality (AR) has come a long way from being used primarily in the gaming industry and now includes several other areas, from healthcare to education and tourism. Companies are also using augmented reality to promote business. With this immersive technology, business leaders can engage their target audience and improve exposure. Many industries have grown since the introduction of augmented … Read More

Sangari Education Partners with Veative to Bring Complete Virtual Reality Solutions to SA Schools

Continuing its promise to place innovative teaching and learning technologies into schools, Sangari Education has been appointed a distributor for Veative’s educational virtual reality in education solutions. “Veative is a VR-focused education company that creates innovative VR curriculums, at an affordable price point, to transform how students learn,” said Sangari Education CEO Bez Sangari. “Veative is the first content provider … Read More

What makes training the perfect fit for Augmented Reality?

AR keeps expanding its boundaries and being applied to different fields but, why is training considered the ideal field for it? Augmented Reality has experienced a fast growth in the last year and everyday it is easier to find a new industry that is applying it to its activity. For most people, their first contact with this technology comes in … Read More

Why a new mind-set is needed to back technical and vocational training

By Malanie Mulholland, human-capital and skills-development executive at the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa. The notion that vocational and technical jobs are inferior has led many young people unwilling or unsuited for academic study to frustration, feelings of failure, hopelessness and depression. It has also led to a decline in vocational education and training enrolment. Parents and teachers … Read More

Gauteng Schools Embrace 2018-2019 Jaguar Primary Schools Challenge Competition

The start of the 2018-2019 Jaguar Primary Schools Challenge Competition has seen schools and teams from Gauteng embracing the races that have been taking place at Scibono Discovery Centre in Johannesburg. The first race was held on 12 May and had 14 teams representing eight schools from the Johannesburg South and West districts. The overall winning teams were ‘The Big … Read More