2009

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

2009

Launch

Our mission to bring the world’s best technology to under resourced schools and vulnerable communities.

2009

Launch

Our mission to bring the world’s best technology to under resourced schools and vulnerable communities.

2010

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

2010

WORLD CUP YOUTH PRESS

Our press teams tell the Soccer World Cup story
and 100+ videos reach global audiences.

2010

World Cup Youth Press

Our press teams tell the Soccer World Cup story
and 100+ videos reach global audiences.

2010-15

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

2010-15

25 Ekurhuleni Schools

With Peermont we enhance classroom tech and
education practices in 25 Ekurhuleni schools.

2010-15

25 Ekurhuleni Schools

With Peermont we enhance classroom tech and
education practices in 25 Ekurhuleni schools.

2011

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

2011

Reach rural youth

2011

Reach rural youth

2013

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

2013

Off to parliament

2013

Off to parliament

2014

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

2014

iTEACHER WINNER

Our teacher Lindiwe Mawela from Gugulesizwe Primary wins the prestigious competition.

2014

iTEACHER WINNER

Our teacher Lindiwe Mawela from Gugulesizwe Primary wins the prestigious competition.

Since 2014

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

Since 2014

iPAD LABS

With Growthpoint we reached 26 schools and annual winners receive an iPad Lab.

Since 2014

iPAD LABS

With Growthpoint we reached 26 schools and annual winners receive an iPad Lab.

2019

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

2019

SIYA KOLISI SCHOOL

With iStore and Siya Kolisi we bring the iPad learning programme to his school, Emsangeni.

2019

SIYA KOLISI SCHOOL

With iStore and Siya Kolisi we bring the iPad learning programme to his school, Emsangeni.

2020

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

2020

GUINESS WORLD RECORD

With Sarah Khumalo #Spin4Literacy we break a world record and set up 9 libraries.

2020

GUINESS WORLD RECORD

With Sarah Khumalo #Spin4Literacy we break a world record and set up 9 libraries.

2021

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

2021

BRIDGE COVID GAP

#MyFuture initiative helps over 500 matrics impacted by school closures prepare for exams.

2021

BRIDGE COVID GAP

#MyFuture initiative helps over 500 matrics impacted by school closures prepare for exams.

2023

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

2023

DEAF DEVELOPERS

With SAB and Core Group our 1st cohort graduates
with app development skills.

2023

DEAF DEVELOPERS

With SAB and Core Group our 1st cohort graduates
with app development skills.

2023

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

2023

WORLD FIRST

With Mix Telematics we reach more disabilities youth, and achieve 1st Apple distinguished school.

2023

WORLD FIRST

With Mix Telematics we reach more disabilities youth, and achieve 1st Apple distinguished school.

2024

Our Milestones
Our Milestones

2024

AFRICA FIRST

With Imbeleko we reach rural KZN and become the 1st Apple Training Authorised Centre in Africa.

2024

AFRICA FIRST

With Imbeleko we reach rural KZN and become the 1st Apple Training Authorised Centre in Africa.

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Get involved

To celebrate our birthday – we invite you to join our mission to bring the programme to 15 more schools.

Shawn Theunissen
PlayPlay
What our partners say

How has iSchoolAfrica changes lives? Hear from our partners.

“We’ve discovered over the years that the iPad is definitely the most durable. It has a longer life span than other products in the market“

Shawn Theunissen
Corporate Social Responsibility Executive, Growthpoint Properties

Dr. Daphney Mayindi
PlayPlay
What our partners say

How has iSchoolAfrica changes lives? Hear from our partners.

“The iSchoolAfrica programme is important for our rural schools as it addresses the triple challenges of the country which are; poverty, unemployment and inequality.“

Dr. Daphney Mayindi
Chief Directorate: Technology Research and Development, Department of Agriculture, Rural Development and Land Reform

Andrew Ashe
PlayPlay
What our partners say

How has iSchoolAfrica changes lives? Hear from our partners.

“We see in iSchoolAfrica the same values we have, that the customer is the child.“

Andrew Ashe
CEO, onebillion - Learner of the Global XPrize competition

Dario Gentili​
PlayPlay
What our partners say

How has iSchoolAfrica changes lives? Hear from our partners.

“We chose the iPad for reliability. Some people talk about cost points, but for us, it’s about value for money.“

Dario Gentili​
Head of Business Development VSO International​

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What our teachers say

How has iSchoolAfrica changed lives? Hear from our teachers.

“The children have had a huge dose of self-esteem, self-confidence, self-worth administered to them. The programme has changed them from the inside out.”

Pat Fynn
Educator (Nichols PS), KZN

“Ever since we started using iPads in the classrooms, I haven’t had any discipline problems because the learners are more focused.”

Melita Mokoena
Educator (Lethulawazi SS), GP

“Ever since we’ve started using the iPads in the school, we have had less and less children missing school, especially from the lower classes.“

Thobile Mavundla
Principal (Gugulesizwe PS), GP