Recently reported problems with the issuing of certificates are being sorted out.
Free State University rector Jonathan Jansen says there is a worrying notion in SA that material prosperity can be achieved without an education.
Proper human resource development and career and succession planning in academia are far more important.
The green paper suggests some good changes to the system, but it still falls short on practicalities.
Employers must support the recent green paper's vision of skills training for adults.
The winners in the Excellence in Adult Basic Education and Training category were announced in Johannesburg recently at the National Teaching Awards.