MEC hands-over 10 Smart Classroom Equipment

MEC hands-over 10 Smart Classroom Equipment

The Eastern Cape Department of Education, MEC Fundile Gade in partnership with World  Vision South Africa handed over Smart Classroom Equipment to 10 schools in Dutywa, Amathole East District.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 28 August 2021

DBE Releases May/June Second Chance Matric Examination Results

The May/June examination is a special examination offered to adult candidates that have not attained a matric qualification and also to candidates that wrote the previous November examination but may not have met the requirements for a certificate or may have passed but wish to improve their results.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 25 August 2021

DBE to launch the Early Childhood Development Census 2021

The Department of Basic Education will on Thursday 26 August 2021, launch the ECD Census 2021, which aims to collect data on all ECD programmes in the country to better understand and plan for the ECD landscape in South Africa.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 25 August 2021

MEC hosts a media briefing on School Rationalisation

MEC hosts a media briefing on School Rationalisation

The Eastern Cape Department of Education School Rationalization Project is the foundation process of a larger process to reform the institutional landscape of education in the Eastern Cape.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 24 August 2021

MEC Gade to brief media on School rationalisation Programme

MEC Gade to brief media on School rationalisation Programme

The Eastern Cape Department of Education MEC, Fundile Gade will on Tuesday, 24 August 2021, invite you to a media briefing scheduled to take place at the Mandla Makupula Leadership Institute, Buffalo City, 10:00 am. 

Author: ECDOE

Date: 23 August 2021

MEC Gade hands-over bicycles to needy learners

MEC Gade hands-over bicycles to needy learners

The Eastern Cape Department of Education MEC, Fundile Gade in collaboration with Transport MEC, Weziwe  Tikana- Gxothiwe officially handed over 170 bicycles to 10 schools in the OR Tambo Education, Trinset Education Institute.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 12 August 2021

MEC Gade Gazetted 390 EC Schools for realignment and merger

MEC Gade Gazetted 390 EC Schools for realignment and merger

About 390 Eastern Cape schools have recently been gazetted by the Education MEC Fundile Gade for realignment and merger as part of the drive to ensure that learners receive public quality education.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 12 August 2021

MEC Gade wishes all women a happy Women's Day Message

MEC Gade wishes all women a happy Women's Day Message

I wish all the women in the Eastern Cape Department of Education a happy Women's Day as we continue to live in the midst of the prevailing Covid-19 epidemic.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 09 August 2021

Quality Education Leads to ECDoE closure of no-viable schools

About 1142 schools across the Eastern Cape province have been gazetted for closure as part of the rationalisation, realignment and merge of non-viable schools, following a series of meaningful meeting with parents, unions, school governing bodies and civil society leaders.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 21 July 2021

Election of District Education Forum Structure

On the 21st of May 2021 at Mvomvo Lodge, the Department of Education in the Alfred Nzo West District elected its District Education Forum which seeks to ensure that consultative processes are upheld, and that transparency is the cornerstone in the Department so as to achieve the best education through a good culture of quality teaching and learning and an effective system of service delivery.

Author: Gcobisa Katikati

Date: 16 July 2021