The Digital Education Group, a member of ADESSA, comprises of a consortium of companies, business partners and suppliers which are focused on bringing e-Solutions to market.
These companies are specialists in online learning solutions through cutting edge technology and software development Leading provider of courses4all, focusing on equipping individuals entering into the working arena or enhancement of skills with end user computing courseware and automated testing. Active Digital Education (ADE) is endorsed by the South African Council for Educators (SACE).
Consulting, Project and Change
management specialists in eLearn and the blended learning approach
Learner Management Systems (consulting
and the application thereof)
Sole provider of the eSkills4all
Sole provider of the access4all online
Framework (integration and reporting
tool, integrates all systems into one for dynamic hands on reporting, workflows
and process flows)
Delivering quality, affordable digital
literacy programmes to the African market, using the latest technologies
Specialists in eLearn Solutions
Supplying end user computer skills to
Customisation of LMS and eLearn
content development through the blended learning approach and methodologies
End User Computing Skills customised
for the South African Educator Market (NQF2 – 4)
PM4ALL (Project Management)
EQ4ALL (Emotional Intelligence)
ESKILLS4ALL (End user computing
Online/Offline exam administration and
At an event hosted by Tarsus in Cape Town, Epson presented its products suitable for education. A range of data projectors and interactive devices was presented.
An interesting fact was mentioned about a trend in printing. There seems to be a definite move from laser printing to inkjet printing. Less power is required, wastage is reduced and the cost is lower. It will be worthwhile to keep an eye on this development.
You can now download a copy of the latest issue of The Mighty Pen. As usual, this issue is packed with news snippets from education. You will also find information about digital offerings that could be of great value in an e-learning environment.
The 2019 AGM of ADESSA was a huge success. Many members attended in person and others Zoomed in from different parts of the country to hear the main speaker, Brian Schreuder (Head of Department of the WCED), giving an inspiring talk about the approach of the Western Cape Education Department towards education.
The WCED’s transformational strategy has two pillars: e-learning and a “transform to perform” philosophy. Mr Schreuder highlighted the role that the private sector can play in providing good quality content and invited ADESSA to continue its discussions with the province.
Henry Kavuma of the DBE then spoke about the SONA ICT
Commitment of the President and in very clear terms spelled out the critical
role that ADESSA will play in the future to assist the DBE to execute its five-year
After years of working behind the scenes to boost our membership and to build good relationships with the decision makers of education, it is satisfying to see that our efforts are paying off and that ADESSA is now poised to play a significant role in the furtherance of good education in South Africa. Our members are thrilled at the prospects that this opportunity opens for them.