Teacher Union calls for tighter security at schools

The National Teachers Union has called on the Education Department to scale-up security in schools amid growing incidents of attacks on teachers, not only by people…

Some school principals express concern about unsafe working environment with impact on learning, teaching

Issues around violence at schools across the country took centre stage during the national South African Principal Association conference in Kimberley. 
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LIVE: Angie Motshekga briefs parliament on Children’s Amendment Bill

Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga briefs parliament on the Children’s Amendment Bill.
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Free State Education Department investigates non-payment of educator assistants

The Free State Department of Education is investigating why some educator assistants have not been paid for two months. The department says it has allocated funds…

Incomplete projects at Rust Ter Vaal school leave communities in distress

Parents and the school governing body at Rust-Ter-Vaal Secondary School are worried about the safety of their children after a learner was injured during class due…

Angie Motshekga Welcomes Scrapping Face Masks For Pupils And Teachers

Angie Motshekga Welcomes Scrapping Face Masks For Pupils And Teachers..  Basic education minister Angie Motshekga has welcomed the scrapping of compulsory face masks, saying wearing masks in schools will be…

Angie Motshekga briefs media on 2022 school year

Angie Motshekga briefs media on 2022 school year..  Schools face another year of having to cope with Covid-19, but Motshekga aims to have this year return to normal.

‘All of the best to you’: Angie Motshekga on day one of matric exams

‘All of the best to you’: Angie Motshekga on day one of matric exams.. “I wish them all of the best,” basic education minister Angie Motshekga said to the class…