27 November 2020 - NW2812
Tarabella - Marchesi, Ms NI to ask the Minister of Basic Education to ask the Minister of Basic Education
(1) With reference to her reply to question 2561 on 6 November 2020, what is the breakdown of learners in each (a) grade and (b) province who have not been accounted for between 1 April 2020 and 1 October 2020; (2) whether the original total figure furnished in the reply includes those students who were given permission to be home-schooled; if not, what is the position in this regard; if so, what are the relevant details; (3) how has her department monitored those students who have decided to study from home versus those who have dropped out?
(1) Please see attachment.
(3) The provinces are busy triangulating and verifying the information when learners sit for examination.