Who is the Minister of Education in South Africa?

Answer South Africa no longer has one designated Minister of Education. As of May 2010, Mrs. Angie Motshekg is the Minister of Basic Education, and Dr. Blade Nzimande is the Minister of Higher Education a... Read More »

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What Is the Education System in South Africa?

In the South African education system, students are called "learners." Schooling is divided into three sections: General (grades 0-9), Further (Grades 10-12) and Higher Education Level. Schools can... Read More »

Technology Education in South Africa?

Technology education in South Africa is grounded on a history of the apartheid system which had two education systems for different racial groups. Since the end of apartheid, the government has bee... Read More »

Is South Africa's primary education free?

South Africa has more than 20,000 public primary schools, some of which are fee free, according to the South Africa Info website. According to the Department of Education Republic of South Africa, ... Read More »

What is outcome-based education in South Africa?

In 1997 South Africa adopted policies and guidelines for school curriculum known as outcome-based education (OBE). OBE curriculum guidelines prepare students for occupations in technical fields or ... Read More »