Bantu education for all

2012-12-09 10:00

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News that South African grade 9 pupils registered a dismal average score of 12.7% in mathematics and 35% in first additional language in the department of basic education’s second yearly national assessments of pupils’ mathematics and literacy abilities is cause for worry.

Unlike in the past, when such education was preserved for the black majority, we seem to have nonracialised Bantueducation where all children whose parents cannot afford private schooling must take their chances with an education system that continues to fail the children and ultimately the economy. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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