Browsing: Angie Motshekga

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Hlaudi to ‘impart study tips’ to kids

Former SABC executive Hlaudi Motsoeneng plans to visit a secondary school in Ivory Park, Tembisa to impart “tips and strategies for studying” to pupils there. The visit to Tembisa’s Equinisweni Secondary School forms part

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Is SA too obsessed with matric?

South Africa’s basic education minister Angie Motshekga announced on 5 January that 70,7% of the country’s matrics – learners who wrote their final grade 12 exams in 2015 – passed. Some can now

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Tough exams blamed for fall in matric pass

The higher standard of examination papers for the matriculants of 2015 was one of the factors that played a significant role in the drop of the overall results, the department of education said on Tuesday. Addressing the media and delegates in Midrand ahead of the release of

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Where to get matric results online

The class of 2015 has one more sleep until the department of basic education starts releasing matric results eight of the nine provinces from midnight on Tuesday. You can also check your matric results from Tuesday here. Basic Education Minister Angie

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Maths mess leading to a new ‘Bantu education’

Recent figures on mathematics in schools show that poor South African pupils might face a bleak future because the country’s education system is still not treating them equally, according to Equal Education. Figures in a parliamentary response by basic

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