Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Basic Education, and Higher Education and Training.
Department of Basic Education
The department of basic education has called for comment on the amended Policy on the Organisation Roles and Responsibilities of Education Districts.
The draft amendments were published in Notice 1480 in Government Gazette 40464.
Department of Higher Education and Training
Draft Curriculum Statements for the General Education and Training Certificate for Adults (GETCA) have been published for comment.
The draft statements, published in Notice 1448 in Government Gazette 40451, were drawn up by the department of higher education and training in terms of the Continuing Education and Training Act.
The presidency has released the Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training’s interim report.
The Commission was set up in January 2016 to investigate the feasibility of fee-free higher education and training in South Africa.