Orientation Programme on Lamap Project

The National Department of Basic Education held the provincial LAMAP Orientation Project focusing on science on Thursday 10 February 2022 at the Mandla Makupula Leadership Institute in East London.

Author: Glynis Prince

Date: 15 February 2022

ECDoE outlines ways to curb bullying at schools

ECDoE outlines ways to curb bullying at schools

The Eastern Cape Department of Education has noticed with regret the increasing number of cases of bullying in schools reported over the past months.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 09 February 2022

ECDoE condemns Cambridge High School Bullying

ECDoE condemns Cambridge High School Bullying

The Eastern Department of Education condemns the bullying incident involving two Cambridge high school learners in the  Buffalo City Education district which took place last week.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 07 February 2022

Minister's statement on the return of Schools to daily attendance

Minister's statement on the return of Schools to daily attendance

In terms of the decision primary, secondary and special schools are allowed to return to full daily attendance; and the regulatory provision for social distancing of one (1) metre for learners in schools, was removed.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 07 February 2022

MEC Gade to receive a Six Million donation from Mining Company

MEC Gade to receive a Six Million donation from Mining Company

Three Eastern Cape Department of Education schools in the OR Tambo Coastal District will from tomorrow, Tuesday February 8th, 2022, receive donations from the mining company, Northam Zondereinde, at Mbotyi primary school at 09:00 am.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 07 February 2022

ECDoE holds World 'Read Aloud' Day Celebrations

ECDoE holds World 'Read Aloud' Day Celebrations

The Eastern Cape Department of Education Head of Department, Dr. Naledi Mbude launched the 'Read Aloud' project at the Nomathemba Primary School, Stutterheim, Amathole West District.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 04 February 2022

ECDoE celebrates World Read Aloud Day

ECDoE celebrates World Read Aloud Day

The Eastern Cape Department of Education Primary Curriculum Progamme in collaboration with Oxford South Africa, Funda Wande, Institute of Training and Education for Capacity-Building (ITEC) are today the 02nd of February 2022 hosting their First Read A Loud day at the Steve Vukile Tshwete Complex in Zwelitsha.

Author: Andiswa Mzizi

Date: 02 February 2022

Orientation of the Grade 12 Class of 2022

Orientation of the Grade 12 Class of 2022

The Eastern Cape Department of Education held Grade 12 Launch of 2022 Academic year in Ngqushwa, Amathole West District.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 02 February 2022

Buffalo City Metro leads in Eastern Cape 2021 Matric Results

Buffalo City Metro leads in Eastern Cape 2021 Matric Results

The Eastern Cape has done it again, it is the second highest improved province with 4,9% from last year with the overall pass rate of 73% for the class of 2021, from 68.1% for the class of 2020.

Author: Andiswa Mzizi

Date: 21 January 2022

MEC Fundile Gade comments on the announcement of Grade 12 results

MEC Fundile Gade comments on the announcement of Grade 12 results

2019 and 2020 has been a strain in the sector in general and in particular on Provinces that experience some forms serious backlogs to an extent that you can boldly say there are two economies in essence two  nations within a nation.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 20 January 2022