The educational landscape is evolving, with more and more South African families embracing online schooling as an alternative to traditional schools. Getting quality education from the comfort of your home has never been easier, but is online schooling the right choice for your family, and how do you make the switch to online learning? With […]

Meet three students who have found themselves thriving at the Impaq Online School. With diverse backgrounds, each student brings a unique perspective to the digital classroom. We learn more about how they have adapted to this new way of learning and how they have transformed along the way. Choosing the Impaq Online School Grade 11 […]

One of the greatest gifts we can give our children is a genuine love for learning. As a homeschooling parent, you have the unique opportunity to nurture a love for learning at home. Embrace the freedom, tailor the journey, and witness the wonder of a child who loves to learn, not because they have to, […]

Building elaborate forts out of blankets or transforming cardboard boxes into spaceships is not just child’s play; it’s play-based learning in action. Between the giggles and make-believe, your child is developing their critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Play-based learning can be transformative, especially for homeschooling learners.  Beyond fun and games: The science of play  Children […]

Whether you are a homeschooling veteran or a nervous newcomer, looking at all the content you need to cover can be overwhelming. Luckily, Impaq makes working through the CAPS curriculum easy! All you have to do is pick a grade, complete your registration, and you’ll be provided with everything you need to complete the year […]

Home is more than just a physical space. It is a sense of belonging, comfort, and security. At Optimi Home, we create an environment where Grade R to 12 learners can feel right at home.  Make yourself at home Optimi Home offers two distinct offerings: Impaq Homeschooling and the Impaq Online School. This allows learners […]

Once there was a red balloon that lived in a house with a family. Every day the red balloon got bigger and bigger without anyone noticing. One day the balloon popped with a loud bang and everyone in the house got a nasty fright.  Anger is often like the red balloon in that it builds […]

In our blog series, we will be exploring the various subjects offered by Impaq in the FET Phase (Grades 10 – 12). We spoke to education specialists Lientjie Young and Kimberley Britz to learn more about Mathematics and Mathematical Literacy as subjects. Mathematics vs Mathematical Literacy While choosing subjects in Grade 9, many learners are […]

What is a crisis? Crises are pronounced adverse life events typically accompanied by some type of loss. A crisis can include a death or accident in the family, a parent losing their job, or violent crime. Sometimes, even good things – like a new marriage or a pregnancy – can feel like a crisis because […]

Plastic is part of our everyday lives. And while it is undoubtedly convenient, it is unfortunately very detrimental to the environment, as much of it is designed to be used briefly, but it lasts forever. While some plastic can be recycled, most ends up in landfills or in the ocean, where it takes hundreds of […]