Pages tagged "Basic Education"


ACDP says percentage of females achieving NSC passes raises alarm bells

The ACDP today welcomed a report which indicates that the Class of 2017 have performed better than the Class of 2016 in the NSC exams.

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Basic Education Department wasting money by promulgating Home Education Policy prematurely

ACDP Member of Parliament Cheryllyn Dudley today said that “The Department of Basic Education (DBE) will be wasting money if the Minister promulgates the Policy on Home Education prematurely.

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Have your say on learner pregnancy in schools policy

The Department of Basic Education has extended the deadline for written submissions on the National Policy on the Prevention and Management of Learner Pregnancy in Schools.

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ACDP withholds support for Basic Education Budget over cost-cutting

Like so many others, the ACDP is horrified that the budget allocation for Basic Education for 2018/19 is 2.9 percent less than last year and that grants are around R7 billion less than before.

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