Gloomy school picture again …

2013-10-21 00:00

THE learning deficits children acquire early hinder their ability to learn in later years, until it becomes a vicious cycle in which catching up is impossible.

The experts say only 50% of pupils who start school will make it to Grade 12; 40% will pass the National Senior Certificate (NSC) and 12% of those who start school will qualify for university. 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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