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The US Department of Education Announces New Hires

Sacks serves as the Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Office of Career, Technical and Adult Education. Sacks provides leadership for initiatives supporting career and technical education, adult education, correctional and re-entry education and ...

- U.S. Department of Education (press release)

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Department of Education is working hard to place children in schools, says MEC ...

The department say they have serious concerned of learner placement even after the last year's online registrations were complete @NE_Tribune @Lesufi. — Thabo Jobo (@ThaboNokajobo) January 8, 2019 ...

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Independent Online

Blind man successfully completes Bachelor of Education Diploma with distinctions

“Because it was hard making ends meet, I decided to go to [the] Mpumalanga department of education to ask for a job, but instead the department decided that going to school was the best thing for me,” he said. Modala said he had a hard time studying at ...

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Matric pass rate announcement is misleading fanfare, says Equal Education

Cape Town - The overall matric pass rate is a poor indicator of the health of the education system, and the national Department of Basic Education should not pat itself on the back. So says lobby group Equal Education, which has used the release of the ...

- Independent Online

Political Analysis South Africa

Department of Education lashes out at Equal Education's take on matric results

The Department of Education has on 3 January 2019,released a statement lashing out at Equal Education , a movement of learners, parents, teachers and community members, saying that it was disappointed by the organisation's utterances and wrote it off ...

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Corruption crippling KZN education department, says union

DURBAN - The KwaZulu-Natal Basic Education Department is on the brink of collapse. Teachers union Natu is levelling a number of allegations of corruption against officials at the department. It says there's something dodgy about the overproduction of ...

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Gauteng education dept's online admissions goes live, with few glitches

Just hours after the Gauteng Department of Education switched on its online school admissions system, to admit Grade 1 and Grade 8 learners for next year, it had received thousands of applications. By 12:00 on Monday, the system had already received ...

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Gauteng has 144 124 online Grade 1 and 8 admissions for 2019

JOHANNESBURG - The Gauteng department of education (GDE) on Monday, said that 144,124 online applications had been received for admissions in 2019. The GDE launched the 2019 online admissions at the Atteridgeville community hall on Monday. "The Gauteng ...

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National probe into KZN education woes

Durban - A ministerial task team has been established by Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga, to investigate allegations of corruption and fraudulent practices against the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education. The investigation followed the ...

- Independent Online


Gauteng education dept opens online school applications for 2019

The second term of the school year has just begun, but the Gauteng Department of Education is already preparing for next year. It will officially open an online application system for Grade 1 and Grade 8 admissions in 2019 today and close it at ...

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The Daily Progress

OPINION: The student data-mining scandal under our noses

It doesn't take undercover investigative journalists to unmask the massive privacy invasion enabled by educational technology and federal mandates. The kiddie data heist is happening out in the open — with Washington politicians and bureaucrats as ...

- The Daily Progress

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Department of Education wants to improve student achievement in math

CHARLESTON — With new national data spotlighting how West Virginia students fair in reading and math, the state education department is gearing up to consider new ways to improve student achievement in the latter subject. A federal education agency ...

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Gauteng Education Dept promises no glitches for 2019 online applications

... problems in 2016, but the process was a lot smoother last year. The department's Steve Mabona says applications will close at the end of May. “We have enhanced the system. We'll be able to have 30 hits per second which means parents won't have ...

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UPDATE: Gauteng's 2019 online registration system goes live

JOHANNESBURG - The Gauteng education department's 2019 online registration process for grades one and eight goes live on Monday morning. #DidYouKnow Monday, 16 April 2018 Online Application 2019, for Grade 1&8 will be opened from 08:00am ...

- eNCA