Motshekga can go write the ANA herself - PE education forum

2015-11-26 13:24

The decision by the education department to suddenly begin with the Annual National Assessment in December is crazy and impractical, the PE-based Northern Areas Education Forum says.

Poor security led to matric paper leak - Motshekga

2015-11-17 17:47

Education authorities believed the two matric pupils, who were caught with a leaked examination paper in Limpopo, have been assisted by officials linked to the exam centre.

Motshekga played us like a yoyo - teachers' union

2015-10-14 16:38

President of Natu, Sthe Ngema, has said Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga played the union "like a yoyo" after she announced last month that the ANAs would be written this year.

Parents who lie to schools must go to jail - proposed law

2015-10-12 14:40

A parent who lies about where they live in order to get into a particular school could spend at least six months in jail, according to a proposed bill by the basic education department.

Schools must offer African language from Grade 1

2015-09-18 11:25

From next year schools will be mandated to offer an African language from Grade 1, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Principal post sales get deadly

2015-09-13 15:00

Murders on the rise as teaching posts sell like stolen cars in cash-for-jobs racket

We aren't seen as black enough - Khoi and San Council

2015-08-20 18:52

Some members of the Khoi, San and coloured communities are missing out on work and study opportunities because they are not black enough, the National Khoi and San Council says.

Women‘s league conference: ‘ANC men interfere’

2015-08-09 15:31

‘Premier League’ lobby group wielded a powerful influence in the choice of a new leader for the ANC Women’s League.

Motshekga falls short of supporting a female president

2015-08-06 16:11

Women have been ready to lead "since time immemorial", ANC Women's League president Angie Motshekga says.

ANCWL: We will drag our male folk, kicking and screaming, to equality

2015-08-06 14:46

The ANC Women’s League’s national elective conference started with some uncertainty over whether President Jacob Zuma would be able to present the keynote address just before midday as it had been scheduled.


We won’t administer assessments: Teachers defy Motshekga

2015-11-26 11:15

Teachers are not going to administer the annual national assessments and there is nothing that the department of basic education can do about it, defiant unions have said.

A ‘fuming’ Angie Motshekga takes over the running of matric exams after leak

2015-11-17 12:01

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has taken over the management of matric exams in Limpopo following the leak of life sciences paper 2.

Union to give update on 2014 matric cheating

2015-10-14 05:30

The National Teachers’ Union is expected to brief the media on the upcoming matric exams and developments following cheating in last year’s exams.

All set for matric exams - Motshekga

2015-09-18 12:53

Everything is on track for the National Senior Certificate exams which are expected to start in 37 days’ time, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

ANA tests to be written in December - Motshekga

2015-09-18 10:47

The Annual National Assessments will be written in December this year, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Khoi, San want recognition as first people of SA

2015-08-20 20:14

The Khoi and San community wants the government to amend the Constitution so that it acknowledges them as the first indigenous people of South Africa, the National Khoi and San Council says.

3 000 matric exam cheats given a second chance

2015-08-13 15:39

More than 3 000 matric pupils who were involved in “group copying” last year will rewrite the exams at the end of the year, the basic education department has announced.

Zuma calls for unity at ANC Women's League congress

2015-08-06 22:13

President Jacob Zuma has emphasised the importance of unity in the ANC Women's League when he addressed their long-awaited conference.

Motshekga hits out at ANC men

2015-08-06 15:54

ANC Women's League president Angie Motshekga has berated her male counterparts for instructing the league on its leadership positions.

ANCWL sing songs about their preferred leaders

2015-08-06 12:37

ANC Women's League delegates are singing songs about their preferred leaders who are to be elected at its conference in Pretoria.

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