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Amid growing concerns of corruption around appointment of EAs, DBE provided a platform to report.

The word corruption has been edged on our minds since the dawn of democracy. Corruption in South Africa is so rife that the president established a commission of enquiry to try and deal with it. The department of basic education invited thousands of young people to apply for Educator Assistants and General School Assistants posts.

  1 day ago ago
Amid growing concerns of corruption around appointment of EAs, DBE provided a platform to report.

EDUCATION

DBE to provide access to condoms for pupils aged above 12

A report was issued by News24 regarding a decision that was approved for pupils above 12 to have access to male and female condoms . This will depend on the level of demand and need .This development is alleged to have been in accordance to the document that was approved by the Cabinet for the Department of Basic Eduacation .The implementation is reported to have been welcomed by the Commission for Gender Equality .

  22 hours ago ago
DBE to provide access to condoms for pupils aged above 12

EDUCATION

DBE wants teachers involved in teenage pregnancy. More responsibility to be placed on schools too

The Gauteng province shocked the nation with stats of teenage pregnancies by girls as young as 14 years old. This girls are still in schools which is the jurisdiction of the department of basic education. The minister of education Angie Motshekga and other stakeholders have created a policy on dealing with teenage pregnancies in schools.

  2 days ago ago
DBE wants teachers involved in teenage pregnancy. More responsibility to be placed on schools too

SOCIETY

VBS Bank arrests -another minister was arrested

the Department of Basic Education (DBE) has affirmed that one of the presumes captured on Tuesday by the Hawks regarding the breakdown of VBS Mutual Bank works for the office. The Hawks on Tuesday morning captured three suspects at their homes around Tshwane following their examinations concerning the VBS matter.

  11 days ago ago
VBS Bank arrests -another minister was arrested

EDUCATION

DBE ‘CONCERNED’ ABOUT GROWING NUMBER OF TEACHERS FIRED FOR THIS...

https://ewn.co.za/2021/11/24/dbe-concerned-about-growing-number-of-teachers-fired-for-gross-misconduct?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter JOHANNESBURG - The Department of Basic Education on Wednesday said it was worried about the developing number of instructors who had been terminated for absurd wrongdoing. A report by the South African Council of Educators has found no less than 11 instructors have been given up after they were viewed blameworthy of a scope of charges.

  2 days ago ago
DBE ‘CONCERNED’ ABOUT GROWING NUMBER OF TEACHERS FIRED FOR THIS...

EDUCATION

Department of education to supply condoms for children at the age of 12 years

Breaking news Department of education to provide condoms for children at the age of 12 years old to prevent them from early pregnancy and being affected by HIV and AIDS. The department of education has announced that pupils from the age of 12 male and females will be introduced and given access to famale and male condoms and will be supplied to them all provinces in south African 's schools to prevent pregnancy and Diseases the department of education said.

  2 days ago ago
Department of education to supply condoms for children at the age of 12 years

SOCIETY

Sad news- another minister was arrested

the Department of Basic Education (DBE) has affirmed that one of the speculates captured on Tuesday by the Hawks regarding the breakdown of VBS Mutual Bank works for the office. The Hawks on Tuesday morning captured three suspects at their homes around Tshwane following their examinations concerning the VBS matter.

  11 days ago ago
Sad news- another minister was arrested

EDUCATION

Bad news from the department of education

Parliament has been told about stresses over the effects of weight shedding on matrics forming their last appraisals. In a planning to Parliament's tutoring board on Tuesday, both the authoritative body Umalusi and the Department of Basic Education (DBE) hailed their accessibility during the current year's matric tests, what began a month prior.

  18 days ago ago
Bad news from the department of education

EDUCATION

Bad news for the education department

The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) has encouraged the government to scrap rotational schedules for grade schools. This came after the SAHRC kept in touch with Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga, Health Minister Dr. Joe Phaahla, and Co-employable Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister (Cogta) Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, looking for a dire gathering to examine the rotational classes for students.

  19 days ago ago
Bad news for the education department

EDUCATION

Schools defy department with exams not for grade 10 and 11 learners.

Numerous previous Model C schools are continuing onward with plans to offer full-scale tests to grade 10 and 11 students, in spite of a guidance by the branch of fundamental instruction (DBE) to offer "controlled" tests all things considered. The division asked schools in an October 4 round to lead tests for grade 10 and 11 students, however made an unexpected U-turn a couple of days after the fact.

  23 days ago ago
Schools defy department with exams not for grade 10 and 11 learners.

CAREER-JOBS

280 000 youths were recruited by the DBE as promised

The Department of Basis Education made a confirmation that there had been a recruitment of 280 000 countrywide as promised . The initiative was under the Presidential Youth Employment that was introduced for the first time in 2020 . The first phase saw 300 000 youths being offered employment opportunities when jobs were being lost by many .

  9 days ago ago
280 000 youths were recruited by the DBE as promised

EDUCATION

DBE finally good news

DBE finally good news The Department of Basic Education provided a media explanation exposing an outstanding effort scheduled for Friday, October 15th, 2021. Mrs. Angie Motshekga, the Minister of Basic Education, will be present for the handover of the newly renovated school in the Free State.

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DBE finally good news

EDUCATION

South African education, relationships and pretending

Calls for more funding for Basic Education ahead of the Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement - Equal Education has expressed concerns about the Basic Education Department’s expenditure ahead of the medium-term budget policy statement (MTBPS) to be delivered on Thursday. In a research paper released by the organisation, they urged the Department of Basic Education (DBE) to fight for funding in order to see basic education realised.

  16 days ago ago
South African education, relationships and pretending

CAREER-JOBS

Great success as 280 000 youths were reportedly recruited by the DBE

It is great to note that there were 280 000 youths that were reportedly recruited under the Presidential Employment Stimulus.It was the second phase of the initiative after another successful one in 2020. Even though there are unsuccessful applicants who feel that the process was done irregularly, the successful ones resumed duty on the 1st of November 2021.The successful applicants reportedly underwent orientation as well.

  10 days ago ago
Great success as 280 000 youths were reportedly recruited by the DBE

EDUCATION

Umalusi is worried that this Load shedding might affect Matric results in a bad way.

Umalusi stressed over load revealing yet DBE trusts 'daytime insight' to save tests Matric pupils currently need to battle with stage 2 burden shedding throughout this week, until 5am on Saturday. Training quality confirmation chamber Umalusi believes persistent power slices across South Africa because of burden shedding might contrarily affect the 2021 matric results.

  19 days ago ago
Umalusi is worried that this Load shedding might affect Matric results in a bad way.

EDUCATION

Bad news for education department

The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) has encouraged the government to scrap rotational schedules for elementary schools. This came after the SAHRC kept in touch with Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga, Health Minister Dr. Joe Phaahla, and Co-employable Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister (Cogta) Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, looking for an earnest gathering to talk about the rotational classes for understudies.

  19 days ago ago
Bad news for education department

EDUCATION

A call that was made to the DBE to scrap off the rotation system in primary schools

The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) made a call to the Department of Basic Education to scrap the rotation system in primary schools . In other words , it is calling for the full return of traditional learning in schools. It cited that rotation had long-term impacts on learners.

  18 days ago ago
A call that was made to the DBE to scrap off the rotation system in primary schools

EDUCATION

A call that has been made to the DBE regarding rotational timetables for primary schools

A call is reported to have been made to the Department of Basic Education regarding the ongoing rotational timetables by some schools . The South African Human Rights Commission is reported to have made a call for the removal of the rotation system at primary schools . The commission reportedly wrote a letter to Minister Angie Motshekga and Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma calling for an urgent meeting to discuss the rotation system .The commission is of the view that the ongoing rotation view has negative impacts on the learners .it was argued by the commission that rotation has long term impacts on the learners .

  19 days ago ago
A call that has been made to the DBE regarding rotational timetables for primary schools

EDUCATION

Details about the markers for the ongoing Matric Examination papers

The examinations are still ongoing and they are set to be concluded in early December .However , details regarding the marking of the Matric examination papers have emerged. It has been notified that there are going to be more than 40 000 markers who will be deployed to handle the marking of the Matric Examination papers .This was reportedly confirmed by the department of Basic Education.

  19 days ago ago
Details about the markers for the ongoing Matric Examination papers

EDUCATION

A call that was made to the DBE by the SAHRC

A call that was made by the SAHRC regarding the rotation system The South African Human Rights Commission is reported to have made a call to meet the Minister of Basic Education Mrs Angie Motshekga and the Minister Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma regarding adjusting some lockdown measures in schools. The Commission reportedly stated that the rotation system was having negative impacts on the learners.It argued that rotation had long term impacts that would not go away hence the call to scrap it off in primary schools.

  19 days ago ago
A call that was made to the DBE by the SAHRC