NSFAS will still fund undergraduate teaching and nursing student programmes

CEO clears up confusion caused by circular by saying only postgraduate studies will no longer be funded

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MATRIC | Check your 2020 exam results now

Get instant access on our matric website – now including Western Cape results

‘Bloodbath’ averted with quality matric passes despite drop in pass rate

Basic education minister Angie Motshekga congratulates learners, saying she had expected a 'bloodbath'

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Budget axe falls on new NSFAS student aid for key disciplines

Teaching, nursing and engineering affected by cutbacks in state's bursary scheme for poor students

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IEB matric pass rate drops slightly to 98.07%

All successful candidates achieved a pass that is good enough to enter tertiary study

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IEB 2020 matric results are out: check yours now

Here's how to get instant access to your results

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Umalusi gives Angie Motshekga green light to release matric results

Besides the maths and physical science leaks, no systemic irregularities were found in the November 2020 exams

More than 16,000 learners yet to be placed in schools, Angie Motshekga says

Education minister holds a media briefing on the readiness of schools for their opening on Monday

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After years of court, draft admissions policy set to formalise school access

Draft policy has been released by the department of basic education for public comment

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Teacher unions indicate improvement in schools’ readiness to open amid Covid-19

Despite a poor response to a recent survey, the number of schools with sanitiser and masks is higher than a month earlier

Some teachers wary about getting the jab

Many factors seen as contributing to scepticism about vaccination

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It helps employers to help their employees get healthier

Organisations can reduce their employees’ risk of noncommunicable diseases through relatively cheap adjustments to the work environment

Private schools make U-turn on in-person schooling

Curro and Helpmekaar Kollege say learners will now study online until February 15

Universities aim to start academic year by April

Registrations have been pushed back due to delays in the completion of the 2020 programme

Angie Motshekga lashes out at court decision on leaked papers

The basic education minister says the judgment was fraught with errors

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Department unable to fix on number of exam cheats as judgment looms

Basic education department says of the 195 students on the Whatsapp group where the maths paper was leaked, only 71 had been traced and most were untraceable

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