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Education minister Angie Motshekga has confirmed in a Sunday Times column that the Department of Basic Education (DBE) plans to reopen schools for more grades…Education minister Angie Motshekga has confirmed in a Sunday Times column that the Department of Basic Education (DBE) plans to reopen schools for more grades “soon.”

More South African students will return to school soon – Minister

The Department of Basic Education does not expect a significant number of teachers to be employed during this period, with only a few cases of schools requiring more classrooms.The Department of Basic Education does not expect a significant number of teachers to be employed during this period, with only a few cases of schools requiring more classrooms.

The DA says the Department of Basic Education (DBE) has no plans to employ additional teachers to assist in teaching in split classrooms.The DA says the Department of Basic Education (DBE) has no plans to employ additional teachers to assist in teaching in split classrooms.

DBE will not be bringing in additional teachers or paying overtime - DA