The department of basic education has confirmed that it is now in the process of hiring three hundred thousand people to work in the education sector. 200 000 posts have been set aside for teachers assistants and the 100 000 for general school assistants. This huge recruitment drive within the education sector which involves 300 000 recruits is in line with President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Employment Stimulus Programme aimed at dealing with issues of unemployment. “Many programmes supported through the Presidential
KUALA LUMPUR: The Education Ministry will be making a move against more than 2,500 educators who decided not to be immunized against Covid-19. Datuk Dr. Mohd Radzi Md Jidin (pic) said his service, along with the Public Service Department, was seeing what move could be made.
Back to School: Colleges And Universities on Lockdown, Is Online Learning The Best Alternative? A lot of concerns have been raised as to how the Education Ministry will handle the re-opening of schools without risking the lives of the students and their teachers. With students having missed out on a bulk of learning already, Motshekga and her counterpart, Higher education minister, Blade Nzimande have a whole lot of things to tackle. Having the education needs of the populace at heart, alternatively, the mi
Sequel to the allegations earlier made by the Eastern Cape authorities over the distribution of substandard coronavirus materials to schools within the Eastern Cape coupled with the calls for the closure of schools, the Education Ministry has declared that legal action will be instituted against the distributors, stressing that such action is capable of endangering the lives of the teachers and students. This is surprising. There is a compelling need to ensure that all hands are on deck with a view to getting
1. Minister will announce date of school reopening. This will be done in phases. 2. When the dates are released, Principals will have to go in and start preparations 3. Schools must be sanitized before opening. 4. One pupil per desk. That's the best that can be done for social distancing. 5. No additional educators will be provided for social distancing. 6. If additional classes are needed then only it will be procured. 7. Teachers with compromised immune systems like diabetes, lung infections, etc will
Most parents are not pleased with the re- opening of schools. This comes after The Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga officially announced yesterday that , on the 1st of June Schools are re- opening , starting with grade 7 and 12. Motshekga explained that the Education department has put precautionary measures in place, as to make sure that schools are sanitized before children go back and that there are enough Sanitizers and masks and that proper screening will be conducted daily. These measures
A gale of confusion and uproars have engulfed some schools in Senegal as some teachers reportedly tested positive for the deadly coronavirus pandemic. This has prompted the authorities to declare postponement of school resumption which was earlier scheduled to resume today, Tuesday. The Reuters news narrated that Senegal has recorded 3,739 infections and 43 patients have died of the deadly coronavirus pandemic. Indeed, this is an attestation to the fact that the war against the virus is far from being won i
• The Department of Basic Education has dispatched an examination after it arose that a Mathematics test was released only hours before matric understudies would start composing. • While the specific root of the hole stays indistinct, sources guarantee that it arose out of the Limpopo and Gauteng regions. • The Department has begged residents with data identifying with the break to approach. The Department of Basic Education is right now exploring the occasions that saw the Mathematics Paper 2 test released