Matric marking will be completed on time, department says

The Department of Basic Education believes that it is still on track to wrap up the marking of matric papers before the end of the month. Marking got off to a bad start, as some markers pulled out, citing the fear of COVID-19.  However, the department’s...

Matric exams marking to get underway on 4 January

Marking of the 2020 National Senior Certificate (NSC) exams will get underway on 4 January 2021. The nationwide exams concluded on 15 December 2020. “Marking will commence in earnest on 4 January 2021.  On 12 February 2021, the DBE will present an irregularities...

Matric rewrite set aside

The High Court in Pretoria has set aside the decision to rewrite the Mathematics Paper 2 and Physical Sciences exams, following a leak of the exams papers.  Last week, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga announced that the 2020 matriculants would rewrite the...

Department to investigate leaked Mathematics paper

The Department of Basic Education says it will investigate circumstances around a leaked Mathematics Paper 2 fully and thoroughly. This comes after the department has noted that there is a leaked Mathematics paper. The department says it will utilize the mechanisms it...
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