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Minister of Basic Education set to release Ministerial Task Team report into the introduction of History as a compulsory subject, 29 May 2018

The Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga will on Thursday 31 May 2018 release the Ministerial Task Team Report into the possibility of introducing History as a compulsory subject in the Further Education and Training (FET) band.

In 2015 the department hosted the inaugural History Roundtable where the Ministerial Task Team (MTT) led by Professor Sibusiso Ndlovu was established and given terms of reference to conduct a comparative international study on how best to implement the introduction of History as a compulsory subject in FET schools. The team was also responsible for the review and strengthening of the content of History in the FET and the General Education and Training (GET) bands.

Members of the Media are invited to attend the launch of the MTT Report as follows:

Date:    Thursday 31 May 2018
Time:   08h00
Venue: Freedom Park, Corner Koch and 7th Avenue, Salvokop, Pretoria.

 

Enquiries:​     Elijah Mhlanga – 083 580 8275    |     Troy Martens – 079 899 3070

 

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Written By: Administrator Account
Date Posted: 5/29/2018
Number of Views: 761

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