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Martin Gustafsson

Martin Gustafsson

    Pass rate says little about schooling
    Pass rate says little about schooling
    The frenzied debates in January each year that follow the release of the matric results attest to the nation’s passion for education and our...
    All textbooks deserve attention
    All textbooks deserve attention
    In many ways, 2012 has been the year of the school textbook. That the media, non-governmental organisations and the government should be worrying...
    The intolerant and the illiterate
    The intolerant and the illiterate
    Parliamentary portfolio committees are, by their very nature, sneaky. Every time the vice-chancellors are dragged before the education committee to...
    At last, a real test of quality
    At last, a real test of quality
    If one were to say that 2009 represents a historic year in understanding quality in South Africa's schools, most education commentators would...