Discovering Numicon: A Hands-on Approach to Math Learning

Numicon a hands-on approach to mathematics

Mathematics is a subject that can be both exciting and challenging for students of all ages. To foster a deep understanding of mathematical concepts and build a strong foundation, educators are constantly seeking innovative and engaging new teaching methods. Numicon is a great way to do this. Numicon is a versatile Math resource. Designed to aid … Read more

Five barriers to learning and how to overcome them: Japari School’s Approach

Barriers to learning

Education is often considered the key to unlocking a world of opportunities. However, for many pupils, the path to acquiring knowledge and skills is riddled with obstacles.  Japari School, a dedicated remedial school, specialises in helping pupils overcome these hurdles.  In this comprehensive blog post, we will delve into five common barriers to learning and … Read more

Neurodiversity in South Africa

Neurodiversity in South Africa

As a parent, it can be incredibly challenging to watch your child struggle with academics and social interactions. For parents of remedial children in South Africa, this struggle can be compounded by the lack of understanding and support for neurodiversity. Neurodiversity refers to the natural variation in human brains and the different ways in which … Read more

Remedial Learning and Cogmed – A Solution to Challenges in Memory Function

Remedial Learning and Cogmed

Remedial learning and Cogmed have demonstrated amazing results in improving the memory function of young learners. This article will explain all you need to know with amazing resources for further reading. Memory and learning are integral to each other. While you are learning, you are making new memories. There is another way of expressing it: … Read more

The Role Remedial Education Can Play in Your Child’s Life

Father and son remedial education

Remedial Education is poised to play a significant role in addressing the gaps left in learning in the wake of the Covid-19 lockdowns. Estimates indicate that as much as two-thirds of the schooling year was lost due to the Coronavirus. This is worldwide, not just in South Africa. One calculation found that investing in remedial … Read more

Japari students poised to soar despite Covid-19 hindrances

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Japari students poised to soar despite Covid-19 hindrances Most of us have no clear memory of any particular school term from our time at school. Many adults can recall specific years, and can place teachers with particular grades. We remember friends and might have a few social memories that stand out. Holidays are likely … Read more

Link Between Remedial Education and University

The Link Between Remedial Education, Matric Exams and University Success A recent initiative to help grade 12’s pass has ended in startling failure. 78363 students had the opportunity to write their exams in two phases. They took some in November, and some in June. Only 6320 of these pupils passed on this program. That means … Read more