Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (Pirls)

 
Better trained teachers will lead to economic transformation
Better trained teachers will lead to economic transformation
If radical economic transformation is to be realised, the education system will have to be transformed. Without addressing problems with the...
Children must be able to read with comprehension about their heritage
Children must be able to read with comprehension about their heritage
If you make it to the end of this opinion piece and understand what you’ve read, consider yourself lucky.
South Africa’s reading crisis: Focus on the root cause, not the peripherals
South Africa’s reading crisis: Focus on the root cause, not the peripherals
Nearly a quarter of a century into democracy, four presidents and several curricular revisions later, South Africa has made little headway in its...
Foundation phase calls for new idea
Foundation phase calls for new idea
There was an interesting article by Marina Goetze, the head of the special education department at the Institute of Education Sciences, posted on...
We do have solutions for SA’s reading crisis
We do have solutions for SA’s reading crisis
The national senior certificate results are an important annual benchmark of the state of education. In 2017, they showed some improvement, with a...
Reading must be central to our lives
Reading must be central to our lives
The international report released towards the end of last year, indicating low reading levels among South African children, is a cause for great...
Learning can’t prosper in a broken society
Learning can’t prosper in a broken society
Various studies in the sociological aspects of education have for some time advanced pertinent, yet often neglected, theoretical positions that may...

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