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Blade Nzimande Worried About SA’s Declining Maths Results Amid Cheers For...

South Africa's Higher Education Minister says he's concerned with the numbers which show that fewer matriculants achieved more than 40% for mathematics...
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Reading For Meaning An ‘Apex Priority’ For Government – Ramaphosa Tells...

President Cyril Ramaphosa told key stakeholders in the basic education sector immediate task as government is to improve the foundational skills of...

Give Us This Day Our Proper School – The Plea Resonating...

Lucas LedwabaHector Peterson Primary School principal Mmabatho Mahapa is hoping a contractor who has been building a block of classrooms at her...

Jubilant Noordgesig Community Take Charge Of R110M Refurbished School

There was no mistaking the carnival-like atmosphere in Noordgesig, located on the fringes of Soweto, where parents and learners took charge of...
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Tears, Nerves & Excitement Usher In the 2020 School Year

For some there were tears, others were anxious, and for the rest, pure excitement, as hundreds of thousands of learners across South...

Fire At Sebokeng School As 2020 Academic Year Gets Underway

Investigations are underway to determine the cause of a fire at the Khutlo Tharo secondary school in Sebokeng in the Vaal.

Gauteng Education Partners With Private School Group To Offset Capacity Challenges

The start of the 2020 school year in Gauteng will be marked by the handing over of the newly constructed, R110mln Noordgesig...

‘We Are Ready’ For 2020 Academic Year – KZN Education Department

The KwaZulu-Natal Education Department has stated it's readiness to welcome 2.8-million pupils for the 2020 academic year which begins Wednesday, saying the...

‘Tell Us’ – Competition Commission Urge Parents To Report Institutions Flouting...

The Competition Commission is calling on parents to sound the alarm if schools do not comply with the uniform guidelines issued by...

Why South Africa’s Declining Maths Performance Is A Worry

Suellen Shay, University of Cape Town South Africa’s Department of Basic Education recently released the country’s National Senior Certificate...