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The Department of Basic Education in Limpopo could soon be without a MEC as calls continue for the dismissal of MEC Polly Boshielo, following the province's poor performance in the 2021 matric results. However, some analysts believe that it would be a premature intervention, as a more sustainable solution is needed.

Have you just matriculated and wondering what is out there in the post-Matric world? We can give you some insight into post-Matric opportunities for the youth.

In 2020, learners lost 4 months of their learning time, however, the majority in that cohort of matric learners managed a pass rate of 76.4%. However, experts have raised questions around these stats and other factors that the public should be concerned about when it comes to the health of the South African education system.

The Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga says she has been pleasantly surprised with the results from the matric class of 2021, as they had faced many adversities in the past two years of their schooling. 

E-commerce businesses thrived as the pandemic required digitalised tools to keep up and generate profits. When it comes to the education sector, experts believe that the digital divide further widened, but the education Minister has introduced technical subjects to equip learners with skills relevant to digital spaces.

The NSC class of 2021 has achieved an overall pass rate of 76.4%, a slight increase of 0.2% compared to the year before. The education sector has had its fair share of challenges in the past two years of the Covid-19 pandemic.


The day has officially arrived where the Minister of Basic Education announces the Matric results. This year's Matric results came as a surprise when compared to the previous year's Matric results.

With matric results being published, it is widely known that it will be a difficult time for some learners who will not have done well. A clinical psychologist offers some insights into how learners can deal with this sort of anxiety.

The Covid-19 pandemic extended over a two-year period, changing the entire education sector. As IEB matric results have been published, the board along with parents were thrilled over the outcomes of learners.

It's time for the Matriculants to receive their Matric results. We are all rooting for you! Although it was a tough year for the Matriculants, they still managed to complete the school year. Here's how to receive your matric results.

Umalusi has approved the release of the 2021 national examinations results. However, there were issues of irregularities in some provinces, and the education department is in the process of dealing with the learners who were involved.

Teachers' union has reacted with contempt to the High Court's ruling to allow the publication of matric results in newspapers. Matric results are set to be announced tomorrow and released on 21 January 2022.


This week is a very important week for the Matric class of 2021 with the release of Matric results looming. Umalusi has approved the Matric results release after irregularities were found during the 2021 Matric exam season.

With matric results are due to be published soon, the Department of Basic Education has made a few changes on how the upcoming matric results will be released. The Department also sought to address a few misconceptions about the 30% pass mark.

As matric results are soon to be released, discussions on the 30% pass rate have flared up on social media. An education expert has weighed in on how the pass rate has affected learners and the South African education system. 


Students may receive their matric results in a number of different ways. Here is how you may access your results through different platforms.

Due to COVID-19, many things have moved online, however, does this apply to matric results as well. Here is what you need to know about the release of matric results.

At the beginning of every year, the previous year’s matric learners await anxiously as the release date for their final results approaches. As such, it is often useful to help ease some of their own nerves by having a general idea of how they may perform by understanding how the final marks are calculated.

In January of every academic year, the previous year’s matriculants receive the final year results that they have anxiously awaited for months. The following is a general description of the process for accessing your matric results.


Getting your Matric results is a major step in your school journey and is the first step to the rest of your future career. Here's how IEB learners can collect their final Matric results.