News and Speeches for Western Cape Education Department

School Dramatically Improves Language and Mathematics Results

19 February 2013

This evening, the Western Cape Education Department will be celebrating the top school achievers in the 2012 Western Cape School Awards for Language and Mathematics. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Grant to Visit and Congratulate Improved Litnum School

19 February 2013

On Tuesday, 19 February, Minister Grant will be visiting Nkazimlo PS in Khayelitsha.The school will be receiving an award at the WCED language and mathematics award ceremony which will be held tomorrow evening. Read More

Media Alert: FET College Achievers Awards

18 February 2013

On Monday, 18 February 2013, the WCED will be celebrate the achievements of the students and colleges who excelled in the 2012 national examinations. Read More

Visually Impaired Learners Receive New e-Braille Computers

13 February 2013

I am delighted to launch a project that will revolutionise the quality of teaching and learning for visually impaired learners. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Grant to Handover Equipment to Visually Impaired Learners

12 February 2013

 Minister Grant will be handing over new equipment that will contribute significantly to improving access to learning and teaching materials and to quality learning by visually impaired learners. Read More

Minister Grant Makes Formal Complaint to SAPS on Behalf of Children

4 February 2013

Minister Grant makes a formal complaint to SAPS on behalf of the children at an illegal "school". Read More

Media Alert: Minister Grant to Give an Update on the Illegal Zwelitsha School

4 February 2013

Today, 4 February, Minister Grant will be holding a media conference to brief media on the latest developments in Zwelitsha. Read More