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Junita Kloppers-Lourens

Junita Kloppers-Lourens

    New call to prioritise teaching
    New call to prioritise teaching
    Teaching should be declared an essential public service at all levels," the science and technology department's recent ministerial review...
    There's always a price to pay
    There's always a price to pay
    Is free tertiary education affordable? In the wake of Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande's budget vote speech last week, which...
    Learners set up for failure
    Learners set up for failure
    From the moment Angie Motshekga, minister of basic education, announced that the 2010 matric pass rate was 67,8%, the reaction of a great many...
    Ministries fail to learn lesson
    Ministries fail to learn lesson
    World Teachers' Day, celebrated on October 5, is an annual event that gives us the opportunity to honour our corps of teachers for the important...
    Does OBE deserve the death penalty?
    Does OBE deserve the death penalty?
    Angie Motshekga, the Minister of Basic Education, announced two weeks ago the umpteenth education dispensation since the ANC government came into...