I have a situation where three students lost their portfolios of evidence. It was assessed and the assessor kept record. When the portfolios had to be returned the one of the students informed us that her home burnt down and that all their portfolios were destroyed in the fire. The second student’s abusive husband burnt her portfolios while she was at work. A third student said that there was a burglary and her bag with her portfolios and books were…Continue
In the new gazette the 26 new qualifications that are open for comment is listed. The gazette can be found on: www.gov.online.co.za
To find the new ECD qualification, ECD Practitioners Level 4 (131 credits) go to the QTCO website:
www.qcto.org.za: ; Click on "Occupational qualifications Development" and then click on…Continue
I hope this was not published before on 'Skills Universe' ...
I want to share the following from an article in a Mango inflight magazine (9 February 2011):
“My South Africa is the working-class man who called from the airport to return my wallet without a cent missing. It is the white woman who put all three of her domestic worker’s children through the school that her own child attended. It is the politician one of our rural provinces, Mpumalanga, who…Continue
We are busy with a RPL pilot project. There is no stipend attached to the project because one of the criteria is that learners must be employed. They do not have to pay for the course and get all the learning material for free.
The learners were very excited when they were informed that they were selected. At orientation they were informed that there will be no stipend but only a transport allowance of R200. It is now…Continue
This is a question that was asked by many people when they found out that I was enrolled for a Masters Degree. Not even progress to a higher salary scale?
After school I studied because I needed the qualification to become a teacher. Then I enrolled through UNISA for two qualifications thereafter and the reason was that I wanted to increase my knowledge specifically in the ECD field.
So why did I enroll, already in my fifties, for the Masters of Education in…Continue