Carin Smith, from Fin24, looks into the future landscape of private schools given the impact of Covid-19. Speaking to amongst other IFR Director, Dr Morne Mostert who is of the view that the very definition of “a school” is being revisited in South Africa and that has implications for financial obligations.
“The idea that schools exist to offer knowledge is really outdated. Schools produce almost no new knowledge themselves. Therefore, the knowledge they sell is not their own, and is all available on the internet for free,” he explains. Read full article here.