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How can I do well in matric? Advice for a new matric learner. So, you are probably thinking, why should I listen to Terrique? Well, I am matriculated in 2013, went through the process of applying for university and now I am enjoying the hell out of my job. I went through all the emotions imaginable as a former matric student, and well, let's just say that I wish I had received advice heading into my matric year.

The matric results will be released on 21 January 2022. The matric class of 2021 are awaiting their final exam results. For many students this is the start of a new phase in their life and will open up opportunities to study at a university. For others however, it may feel like they have failed their last chance to prove themselves worthy, and they could feel alone and isolated.

As anxiety-inducing as exams can be, parents have been advised to help their children stay focused throughout this crucial period, but how? Well, here are a few tips by Independent Institute of Education general manager Peter Kriel.

uMalusi says it is all systems go for the upcoming 2021 final matric exams set to begin in under ten days. But the quality assurance council has expressed concerns about the readiness of online schools for the exams.

Applications to register for the Second Chance Programme are currently open. The programme aims to help those learners who did not pass their National Senior Certificate or Extended Senior Certificate. Below you may find more about this program.

As the final matric exam approaches in under a month from now, matriculants from three schools in different provinces shed some light on how they have been preparing for their big day.

Western Cape’s Education Department is now urging those Matriculants who are eligible to get vaccinated as the Matric final exams approach. Recently, the Department of Basic Education released the final Matric exam timetable.

The Department of Basic Education has released the Matric final examination timetable for 2022. This is the most important exam for Matric learners as it maps the rest of their future.

A good place to start thinking about essays is to better understand the types of essays that most of your assignments in Matric will fit into. If you want to know more about different types of essays, keep reading.

Matric is seen as one of the most important educational qualifications in the country. Not only because it guarantees you access to a university, but also grants you access to employment opportunities in the public and private sector. Here are some equivalent qualifications to Matric.

There is often a bit of confusion among parents and pupils when it comes to learners choosing their school subjects. This is because there is minimal understanding of the importance of the choice or the difference between Mathematical Literacy and Technical Mathematics. Here is a breakdown of the difference between the two.

Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga, has announced that matric rewrites will continue despite school closures. Motshekga was speaking at a media briefing in Free State during an update on the sector's efforts to combat Covid19.

Matriculants in Harrismith have said that they are weeks behind in their schoolwork as a result of protests. This is bad news as this year's Matriculants are still feeling the brunt of last year's gaps in the school curriculum.

If you are wanting to get a new Matric certificate because you lost it, here's how to go about it.

The Minister of Basic Education has sent some encouragement over to the Matric Class of 2021. Her department has also given some updates when it comes to what's happening in the sector.

Preparation is key to acing your exams and past papers are a great way to prepare. Here, you can find Grade 12 past paper for your Mathematics, Mathematics Literacy and Technical Mathematics P2 exams. Good luck with your paper!

The Independent Examinations Board (IEB) has stipulated requirements detailing what students need to achieve academically in order to attain a Bachelor's Pass. 

The National Professional Teacher's Organisation, what we know as NAPTOSA, has welcomed a decision by the Department of Basic Education to cancel mid-year exams for Grade 12 pupils. This is being done to afford learners more class time. 

The Department of Basic Education has decided to cancel the May/June Matric examinations. Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, announced this during a Portfolio Committee meeting and gave insight into why this move is being made.

With thousands of candidates now sitting down to write their May/June Matric exams, which includes Matric rewrites, this year’s numbers are said to be lower than previous years. The May/June exam season commenced on 26 May.