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The Department of Basic Education recently proposed a no repeat policy for Grade R to 3, but with so many children having not mastered the basics early on, their decision may well have dire consequences on education in SA.
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All children in France and its overseas territories must attend school from the age of 3 from next year.
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There are many important foundations we need lay for our little ones and we should explore every possible resource available to us.
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Educational psychologist Anel Annandale chats about the 6 school readiness milestones. Here she discusses shape recognition.
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