THE best time to apply to get your child into Grade 1 is when they are a year old. This was the advice given by Janine R adue, head of the foundation phase at Abbotsford Christian School.
Thousands of Eastern Cape learners face being without textbooks next year as the education department has used funds for learner-teacher support materials (LTSM) to pay teacher salaries and buy school furniture.
SUSPENDED Eastern Cape education boss Mthunywa Ngonzo has taken the education department to court to interdict disciplinary proceedings against him.
OUR school education is currently rated as 140th out of 145 countries. A more recent report put the rating slightly lower but, for now, the given rating is simply horrendous.
Education must be used as an instrument to reverse the damage of apartheid, President Jacob Zuma said on Thursday.
The Department of Basic Education has finally paid some R29-million it owed to 32 Eastern Cape schools – but not before national education bosses’ luxury cars were attached.
SINCE my arrival at an institution of higher learning in 2008 until my departure in last year, and even today,
More than half-a-million public school pupils have registered to write matric this year, according to Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga.