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NSFAS gets unqualified audit report from Auditor-General

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has welcomed the report of the Auditor-General of South Africa (AGSA) for the unqualified audit opinion with findings for the year ended March 2021.“This is a significant achievement and a step in the r…

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GDE Grade 1 and 8 online admissions open on Monday

The 2022 phase 2 online admissions for Grade 1 and 8 learners will commence on Monday, 13 September 2021 and end on Friday, 8 October 2021.The Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) says phase 2 will be for parents and guardians with children going to G…

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Literacy, numeracy heartbeat of education

Improving the foundational skills of literacy and numeracy, especially ‘reading for meaning,’ is now an apex priority for the Department of Basic Education.Addressing the UNESCO World Literacy Day, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga said the depa…

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Award winning teachers invited to share in NTA milestone

The Department of Basic Education has called on previous National Teaching Awards (NTA) recipients to share in celebrating the 21st edition of the awards since inception in the year 2000. In celebrating this major milestone, the DBE seeks to connect wi…

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Register to rewrite your matric supplementary exams

Candidates who registered to write this year’s matric May/June supplementary examinations but either missed, failed a subject, or want to improve their marks, have another chance to improve their results.According to the Department of Basic Education (…

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Call to arrest those responsible for burning classrooms

The Select Committee on Education and Technology, Sports and Arts, has called on the South African Police Service to leave no stone unturned in their search for the perpetrators involved in the burning of classrooms at Eastern Cape schools.According to…