Stagger deadlines to get books delivered: iLIVE
The deadline to register pupils for next year is this month, which is an example of good planning.
Here is another plan for the minister of basic education.
All principals should put in their requisition for textbooks by August 25.
Suppliers should confirm the orders by September 25.
Textbooks should be delivered by November 25. Deliveries must be checked by November 25, and all queries and short-supplies should be sorted out by December 10.
Principals and those responsible for awarding tenders should not be paid if they fail in this process.
Year-end bonuses must be affected. Suppliers who deliver successfully should be paid by December.