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Covid has left SA pupils far behind in maths and language skills

Comparing 2019 results with those of 2021 shows pupils are up to 70% of a year behind in language and 106% in maths

06 June 2022 - 18:53 By URSULA HOADLEY and Jaamia Galant

Learning to read, write, count and calculate forms the basis for all other learning at school and beyond. Pupils start to learn these basic skills in the first three years, continuing to do so throughout school as content becomes more complex...

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