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Teachers’ Union insists school reopening should be delayed

31 May 2020, 3:49 PM

Teacher union, the National Professional Teachers’ Organisation of South Africa (NAPTOSA), insists that the re-opening of schools should be delayed as many schools are still not ready to accommodate learners.

Mixed reactions to re-opening of schools in KwaZulu-Natal

21 May 2020, 6:27 AM

Parents in KwaZulu-Natal have expressed mixed reactions to Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga’s announcement that schools will re-open on June 1 for Grades 7 and 12.

SA First Forum against reopening of schools

19 May 2020, 12:46 PM

The South African First Forum has objected to the reopening of the schools until a proper plan for the safety of the learners and teachers is in place.

Learners concerned about returning to school

30 April 2020, 12:26 PM

Some learners have expressed concerns about returning to school next week, during the level 4 nationwide lockdown.

Basic Education defends decision to use celebrities for online teaching

14 April 2020, 6:44 PM

The Basic Education Department says there has been a misunderstanding regarding the use of celebrities on an online teaching platform.



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