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Minister Motshekga proposes compulsory education for children between 5 and 15 years of age

A legislative review to make schooling compulsory for children between the ages of five and 15 years is on the cards. Briefing journalists…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 13 hours ago

Minister Motsekga appoints new Umalusi Council

Basic Education Minister Angie Motsekga has appointed a 14-member council for Umalusi. The council, which will serve until June 2018, will…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Jun 12

Education receives 20% of government's consolidated expenditure

Full Budget Speech text Education will receive a share of 20% (R254 billion) of government’s consolidated expenditure -- higher than any ot…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Feb 26

Basic Education Minister Motshekga to represent SA @ Education World Forum in London

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga will represent South Africa at the Education World Forum in London next week, where leaders in the…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Jan 20

Which Basic Education statistics matter - and why? We need a fuller picture.

In response to the announcement of the 78.2% pass rate for NSC (matric), there has been a welter of print and internet media comments about…

Started by sylvia hammond

3 Jan 9
Reply by Jacques de Villiers

When NSFAS funds run out - what happens next - is there a waiting list?

A matriculated young woman from Ekurhuleni who approached NSFAS with her acceptance letter to study psychology at UNISA was told that "the…

Started by sylvia hammond

2 Jan 8
Reply by sylvia hammond

NSC Exam Result presentation by Angie Motshekga

The South African National Senior Certificate - grade 12 - examination results always lead to much discussion on whether the results are im…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Jan 7

78.2% pass rate for basic education matric learners

Minister Angie Motshekga announces 78.2% pass rate for 2013 learners - more than a year ahead of the target for 75% by 2015. Detailed learn…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Jan 6

Register to receive Matric results via SMS

Matriculation students can now receive their exam results via their mobile phones. Students can register to receive an SMS, which will be s…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Jan 6

National Senior Certificate

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga will release the 2013 National Senior Certificate (NSC) matric results at the SABC in Auckland Par…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Jan 6

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