Grim outlook for matrics seeking jobs

Soaring unemployment levels mean those who don't study further will be lucky to get even menial employment

Pupils spread their wings with aviation studies

Class of 2021 matrics given opportunity to learn valuable skills in subjects that go way beyond the normal curriculum

End in sight for rotational school classes, education DG says

The full return to schooling for all pupils every day could be on the cards, basic education department director-general Mathanzima Mweli said on ...

LISTEN | SA records 76.4% matric pass - a slight increase from last year

The matric class of 2021 achieved a 76.4% pass rate, up from 76.2% the year before.

IEB class of 2021 better than 2020 — achieves 98.39% pass rate

Private school pupils who wrote last year’s matric exams through the Independent Examinations Board (IEB) have passed with flying colours, after ...

WhatsApp 'cheat sheet' for matrics even had wrong answers

A new trend of unauthorised and early access to question papers was detected at specific exam centres in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng.

Covid-19 to hammer matric pass rate, experts warn

Pupils lost more than half a year of classes because of disruptions, with rural schools likely to be hit hardest as many lack access to online ...

'Universities will have to recalibrate their incomes': proposed tuition fee ...

Higher education minister Blade Nzimande has proposed that SA’s 26 universities increase tuition fees for this year by 4.3% and student accommodation ...

Eastern Cape education department ‘violating pupils' rights to education’

An association of school governing bodies has complained to the SA Human Rights Commission about the Eastern Cape education department’s failure to ...

Western Cape education MEC calls for scrapping of social distancing rule

Western Cape education MEC Debbie Schäfer has called for the scrapping of the one-metre social distancing rule in classrooms so all pupils can return ...