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First Xhosa Maths Paper Gets Conflicting Responses

The first Xhosa Maths paper in history was written last week as part of the grade 12 learners trial examinations. The paper caused a...

DA Wants Angie Motshekga To Produce Plan On Substitute Of Teachers

The DA is calling upon the Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga, to urgently inform Parliament and the public on how her department intends...

NSFAS To Take Legal Actions Against Students Who Defrauded System

The Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Blade Nzimande on Wednesday said NSFAS will take legal action against all students who lied on...

DA In Gauteng Urges Parents To Take Children Back To School

The DA in Gauteng is encouraging parents to send their children back to school for most grades have re-opened on the 24th August 2020. However,...

Motshekga Must Address The Nation On The Readiness Of Schools –...

The Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga is expected address the nation on the state of readiness of schools. The majority of the Grades...

Grade 12 Will Sit For Their Final NSC Exams From 5...

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) has announced that grade 12 pupils will sit for their final NSC examinations from November 5 until December...

Cosas Plans To Close All The Private Schools

The Congress of South African Students (Cosas) is threatening to shut down all private schools, since the president did not hint about their closure. However,...

Schools Four-Weeks Break To Prepares More Grades In August

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga said that the four week break announced by president would Help in preparation for the schools for return of more...

Cabinet To Decide Closure Of Schools For Three Weeks

The National Coronavirus Command Council (NCCC) is expected to advise Cabinet to close schools around the country for three weeks. According to ‘Times LIVE’, which...

Schools Re-Opening In The Hands Of Cabinet Concord

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says she awaiting concord position on whether schools should open or close as Covid-19 infections continue to rise. This would...

Motshekga Slams Critics Claims She Lost Touch With Communities

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga said she has not lost touch with the reality poor communities face, but she is advised by expert on her...

Lesufi Remains Confident About Safety Of Schools In Gauteng

Gauteng education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has confirmed the province remains confident that its schooling environment remains in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. Lesufi...

DA Slams Sadtu’s Call For All Schools Closure

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has accused the South African Democratic Teachers Union (Sadtu) of grandstanding after it issued the call for all schools to...

Education: Survey Shows Learners Wants To Be Back At School

Education justice advocacy group called equal education said its survey revealed that pupils want schools to be reopened in a safe manner, as well...

Education: Analyst Says Opening Schools Is Dangerous

The outcome of the 2020 academic year is uncertain as government is wasting the remaining months on opening the economy, instead of resolving existing...

Lesufi Says No Pupils Will Be De-registered If They Don’t Resume

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has confirmed on Monday, he said no child would be de-registered if their parents decided not to take them...

Motshekga Says Support To Be Given To Parents With Anxiety

Education Minister Angie Motshekga said that there was support for parents who were not comfortable with their children returning to the classroom. As the country’s...

Schools: “WC Under Two-Thirds Without COVID-19 Case”

The Western Cape (WC) Education MEC Debbie Schafer said that just under two-thirds of schools in the province had not reported any coronavirus cases...

Grade R Pupils In Other Provinces Resume On Monday

The Council of Education Ministers (CEM) said it was aware that provinces may be at different levels of readiness for the return of Grade...

Father Wants Court To Permit His Kids Back To Remote-Learning

A Durban father filed an urgent application on Friday asking the high court to order the Durban North Primary School to allow his two...

Pupils To Be Fed By School While They Haven’t Resumed

The Basic Education Department (BED) said that pupils who were usually fed through government's national school nutrition programme could still come forward, even if...

Schools In KZN Receives Huge Number Of COVID-19 Cases

As it is reported number of Covid-19 cases in KwaZulu-Natal schools increased last week to 187, of which 139 are teachers and 37 are...

Motshekga Says 98% Of Pupils In Grade 7 & 12 Resumed...

Basic education minister Angie Motshekga says there has been a 98% attendance rate by the first cohort of pupils to return to class as...

Motshekga Warns EC Communities From Visiting Schools

Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga has warned community members of Eastern Cape from visiting schools. Amid the increasing numbers of Covid-19 cases in the...

Eastern Cape: “100 Pupils Have Contacted Covid-19 At High School”

The Department said 100 pupils at an Eastern Cape high school have contracted the coronavirus. It’s a matter of the fact that COVID-19 is...

Schools Will Remain Open Beside Covid-19 Infections

Schools related infections paint a bleak picture, yet Deputy President David Mabuza said schools would remain open and the academic year would be saved. Figures...

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