Beat the School Bully

In South Africa countless children fall victim to bullying, harassment and abuse at schools.  It has been reported that there is an increase in the number and severity of bullying incidents in South African schools, made so much worse by the onset of social media.  Urgent and sustained intervention is required – no doubt an […]


Consider a Cambridge international qualification

At Clonard, we are great believers and supporters of quality education and are very excited to be able to offer our senior school learners the option of doing the Cambridge programme through us. Why Cambridge? Cambridge Assessment International Education is part of the well-known University of Cambridge. Their programmes and qualifications set the global standard […]


The state of South African Schools

These are the facts: A shocking 25% of pupils who have attended school for 6 years cannot read (compared to 4% in Tanzania and 19% in Zimbabwe). After 5 years of school about half the students cannot work out that 24 divided by 3 equals 8. Only about 37% of children starting school go on […]

famous homeschoolers

Homeschooling for Success

If you take a look back in history, you will be amazed to find many well known people in business, sport, literature, arts and politics that were homeschooled at some point of their education. We have selected just a few of them to inspire you: It’s surprising to see just how many past US presidents […]

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Team Clonard

We are in the business of distance learning so we don’t often get to see our customers, or them see us.  It’s always helpful to put a face to the voice on the other end of the phone or email, so we take you behind the scenes at the Clonard office to introduce you to […]


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