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Parktown Boys' principal wins fight against dismissal after pupil drowning

A bargaining chamber for teachers has ordered the Gauteng education department to reinstate the principal of Parktown ...

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Vaccinations to start for teachers from next week: sources

Teachers, cleaners and other support staff at the more than 25,000 public schools in SA will be vaccinated against ...

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Vaccines could be available to teachers within a week, KZN health head tells education ...

Speculation is rife that an announcement by the basic education department on the vaccination rollout programme for ...

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Back to primary school daily on July 26, but not in Covid-19 ‘hotspot’ areas

SA primary schools in areas falling under alert levels 3 (hotspot) and 4 (high-risk hotspot) will have to continue with ...

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Pupil literacy suffered for both home language and English during Covid-19

SA’s primary schoolchildren who attended no-fee schools last year learnt between 50% to 75% less than what they ...

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UCT launches investigation into academic’s lecture on Adolf Hitler

University of Cape Town lecturer Lwazi Lushaba said Adolf Hitler 'committed no crime'

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SA’s national matric pass rate for 2020 dropped by 5.1 percentage points

'I was expecting a bloodbath,' basic education minister Angie Motshekga said on Monday.

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440,702 Grade 12 pupils passed last year's matric exams

'The class of 2020 has outperformed the class of 2019,' said the education department.

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Inside scoop: Matric 2020 pass rate down 5-6%, with big drop in pupils doing maths

SA's 2020 matric pass rate is expected to be between 75% to 76%, compared to the 81.3% achieved in 2019.

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Umalusi gives green light for release of matric exam results

But 893 candidates in four provinces have been implicated in ‘group copying’, says the exams quality assurer.