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PRINCIPLES OF ASSESSMENTIn order that effective quality assurance is maintained in all assessments, there needs to be some form of principles and practice that guide implementation. The quality of assessment is important in order to provide credible…Continue
I recently assisted with a group of entrepreneurs involved in a competition. Guess what was their first question? Where can we get the best business plan template? What an inappropriate question for people declaring themselves as entrepreneurs! My…Continue
These notes are my impressions of the SAQA Conference and not the views of or endorsed by SAQA. I missed the Workshop on the first day because I never would have thought anybody in South Africa would schedule a workshop on a Sunday. The conference…Continue
I felt really dejected at the SAQA RPL Conference last week, Friday, when Dr Heidi Bolton, in her closing remarks, made a statement that I thought to be a pot shot at me and my book on RPL, entitled “The Concepts and Procedures Governing the…Continue
Over the years since about 2009 there have been many articles and postings related to rates for various services offered by providers in the ODETD field. (Enter Assessor rates in the search box above for more information)This arose again…Continue
The future of education and training in South Africa is looking rather sad and the minister is promoting the need for businesses to become places of learning. Can this work or are there alternatives?In the post dealing with "Prejudice against…Continue