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DBE to use AI platform to support robotics curriculum

In 2020, Minister of basic education, Angie Motshekga, introduced Ms Zora, an artificial intelligence-based educational platform, which will ultimately be be rolled out across South African schools in support of the new coding and robotics curriculum. The e-learning robotic and coding software tool has been developed by ICT skills development initiative, Africa Teen Geeks, and IT company, Apodytes.

How I taught myself to code. Litha Soyizwapi. TEDxSoweto


Litha Soyizwapi is a graphic designer and a self-taught app developer. His popular GauRider app is the quickest and most elegant way to manage commutes on Gautrain—the rapid transit railway system linking Johannesburg, Pretoria and OR Tambo International Airport in Gauteng Province, South Africa. Here, he talks about how graphic design taught him to think in disciplined ways he had never done before by forcing him to organise and visualize data.