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A notification from the GDE days before schools reopen

The Gauteng Department of Education released a Media Statement on Friday notifying about the placement of learners ahead of the reopening of schools next week .There was a good and bad notification in the media statement that was released on the 7th of January 2022 . The good news is that it was confirmed that there was a total of 276 562 Grade 1 and 8 learners who have been placed to date .The schools will be reopening on the 12th and 19th of January for inland schools and coastal ones respectively .

  15 days ago ago
A notification from the GDE days before schools reopen

EDUCATION

A call that has been made by the GDE to parents of unplaced learners besides being patient

It is week number two of the 2022 academic calendar in Gauteng province . Schools reopened for the first first time in 2022 last week . However , there are some parents whose learners are not yet placed in schools .It is possible that there are frustrated parents who will do anything to have their children placed .

  6 days ago ago
A call that has been made by the GDE to parents of unplaced learners besides being patient

EDUCATION

A Notification From The GDE Days Before Schools Reopen

On Friday, the Gauteng Department of Education issued a Media Statement informing them of the placement of learners ahead of the resumption of schools next week. In the media statement issued on January 7, 2022, there was both a positive and a negative announcement. The good news is that it has been established that a total of 276 562 Grade 1 and 8 students have been placed to date.

  14 days ago ago
A Notification From The GDE Days Before Schools Reopen

EDUCATION

Here is what the GDE had to say on the last Sunday before schools reopen

Click on the video link below to watch and listen to the Gauteng Education Department spokesperson Mr Steve Mabona speak about the reopening of the schools in his province and measures that have been put in place . https://youtu.be/88bPtRthe1Y It was reported that the Gauteng Education Department had placed more than 276 000 Grade 1 and 8 learners in schools for the academic period of 2022 .Close to 1500 learners have not yet been placed in schools Mr Steve Mabona was asked to highlight how long it would take for the placement of the learners who are not yet placed .

  14 days ago ago
Here is what the GDE had to say on the last Sunday before schools reopen

EDUCATION

The violence at schools is traumatizing: violent at schools seems to be increasing, why?

The Gauteng department of education says a student of 26 years of age shot a fellow student who is also age of 16 on the first day of school (12 Jan 2022), before turning the gun on himself. Both of them were in grade 10 and unfortunately, they died.

  9 days ago ago
The violence at schools is traumatizing: violent at schools seems to be increasing, why?

EDUCATION

Week 2 of schools reopening : Here are some of the plans by the GDE for unplaced learners

It is now the second week since schools reopened last week , even though there are learners who are still clueless as to which schools they will be attending to since they are not yet placed . The SABC news claimed that there were 700 applications that did not have places .

  6 days ago ago
Week 2 of schools reopening : Here are some of the plans by the GDE for unplaced learners

EDUCATION

READ : The Media Statement from the GDE

The Gauteng Department of Education released a media statement on Tuesday announcing a decision that was made by the department regarding the deadline for the placement period . The placement is for the 2022 Grade 1 and Grade 8 learners .It was announced that the deadline for the 2022 placement period had been extended .

  1 month ago ago
READ : The Media Statement from the GDE

EDUCATION

A good job that has been done by the GDE towards the NSC Examinations for the learners

It is not a secret that the schools have been affected a number of times in South Africa as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic . However , the Gauteng Department of Education has revealed that it has embarked on good initiatives to ensure that the candidates get the adequate support as the examinations draw near .The Gauteng Education revealed in the media statement that they provided the matric learners with a number of subject specific interventions during the 2021 academic period .Through this arrangement , the matric learners were provided with learning material .

  3 months ago ago
A good job that has been done by the GDE towards the NSC Examinations for the learners

EDUCATION

Good news - the education department extends placement period for Grades 1 and 8

GDE extends placement period for Grades 1 and 8 — The Citizen The Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) has introduced an extension of the placement period cut-off date for the 12 months 2022 Online Admissions for Grade 1 and grade eight for. The closing date changed into first of all set for Tuesday 30 November but needed to be prolonged because of delays in a few mother and father accepting offers, according to the department.

  1 month ago ago
Good news - the education department extends placement period for Grades 1 and 8

EDUCATION

ATTENTION : An important statement from the GDE amid the emergence of new Covid-19 variant

The Gauteng Education Department released an important statement amid the emergence of a new Covid-19 variant in Gauteng . It was highlighting how the variant may have negative impacts on the educational activities if action is not taken . Even though the effectiveness of the new variant is not known yet, it has already been noted that it is highly transmissible.

  1 month ago ago
ATTENTION : An important statement from the GDE amid the emergence of new Covid-19 variant

EDUCATION

Will the learners be safe from Covid-19 when exams begin on Wednesday? Here is what the GDE said

The National Examinations will be getting started on Wednesday the 27th of October 2021 .There are parents , guardians , learners and members of the community who may have been wondering if the learners will be safe during the examination period. The Gauteng Education Department released a media statement and touched on that area .

  3 months ago ago
Will the learners be safe from Covid-19 when exams begin on Wednesday? Here is what the GDE said

EDUCATION

GDE reportedly issued some tenders via Whatsapp

There were many details regarding the R431-million that was used for the sanitising of public schools by the Gauteng Department of Education .These were presented before the Special Tribunal on Wednesday the 24th of November 2021 . The Special Tribunal also learned how some of the tenders were issued via the Whatsapp platform .

  1 month ago ago
GDE reportedly issued some tenders via Whatsapp

EDUCATION

The GDE corruption scandal : It may be more than R431-million

A Special Tribunal virtual hearing that took place on Wednesday helped make some revelations regarding the irregular spendings by the Gauteng Education Department .It was revealed that the Gauteng education department could have exceeded R431-million.Investigations that were conducted by the Special Investigating Unit revealed that the Gauteng Department of Education had unlawfully awarded a tender that saw the department spending R431-million .

  2 months ago ago
The GDE corruption scandal : It may be more than R431-million

EDUCATION

Gauteng to adhere to strict Covid-19 protocols

Cape Town – Gauteng has chosen 175 599 chance to form the current year's National Senior Certificate (NSC) October/November evaluations, said the Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) in an affirmation followed through on Sunday. This is an addition of 17.55% from 2020 where an amount of 149 385 had enrolled to sit for the tests.

  3 months ago ago
Gauteng to adhere to strict Covid-19 protocols

SOCIETY

Pupil escapes a kidnapping attempt at a Joburg school

A 18-year-old Grade 12 understudy from Sandringham High School in Johannesburg is getting injury directing subsequent to enduring a grabbing endeavor on Friday. The episode occurred close to the Lyndhurst Primary School when she was strolling to school. A white Chevrolet car with four men inside supposedly drove towards her.

  2 months ago ago
Pupil escapes a kidnapping attempt at a Joburg school

EDUCATION

Here Is The Latest Update Regarding The NSC Exams

https://www.iol.co.za/news/south-africa/gauteng/gauteng-to-adhere-to-strict-covid-19-protocols-for-2021-nsc-year-end-exams-6db61c78-a51d-4abb-87ca-7a461d9cc6ee?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1635102303 Cape Town – Gauteng has enlisted 175 599 contender to compose the current year's National Senior Certificate (NSC) October/November assessments, said the Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) in an assertion delivered on Sunday.

  3 months ago ago
Here Is The Latest Update Regarding The NSC Exams

SOCIETY

After the latest incident, the department also confirmed that a pupil who was kidnapped on Wednesday

A 18-year-old Grade 12 student from Sandringham High School in Johannesburg is getting injury directing in the wake of enduring a seizing endeavor on Friday. The occurrence occurred close to the Lyndhurst Primary School when she was strolling to school. A white Chevrolet vehicle with four men inside supposedly drove towards her.

  2 months ago ago
After the latest incident, the department also confirmed that a pupil who was kidnapped on Wednesday

EDUCATION

Gauteng to hold fast to severe Coronavirus conventions for 2021 NSC year-end exams

Gauteng has enlisted 175 599 contender to compose the current year's National Senior Certificate (NSC) October/November assessments, said the Gauteng Department ofEducation (GDE) in an assertion delivered on Sunday. This is an expansion of 17.55% from 2020 where an aggregate of 149 385 had enlisted to sit for the tests.

  3 months ago ago
Gauteng to hold fast to severe Coronavirus conventions for 2021 NSC year-end exams

EDUCATION

Gauteng to adhere to strict Covid-19 protocols

Cape Town – Gauteng has selected 175 599 possibility to compose the current year's National Senior Certificate (NSC) October/November assessments, said the Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) in an assertion delivered on Sunday. This is an increment of 17.55% from 2020 where a sum of 149 385 had enlisted to sit for the tests.

  3 months ago ago
Gauteng to adhere to strict Covid-19 protocols

EDUCATION

Gauteng To Adhere To Strict Covid-19 Protocols For 2021 NSC Year-End Exams

Cape Town – Gauteng has selected 175 599 possibility to compose the current year's National Senior Certificate (NSC) October/November assessments, said the Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) in an assertion delivered on Sunday. This is an expansion of 17.55% from 2020 where a sum of 149 385 had enlisted to sit for the tests.

  3 months ago ago
Gauteng To Adhere To Strict Covid-19 Protocols For 2021 NSC Year-End Exams