OPINIONISTA: South Africa, leave them kids alone: Our pupils will be fine, despite the Covid-19 school disruptions

There is not one shred of evidence, or even research undertaken, that supports the view that children should attend school for five hours a day, for about 200 days a year. This amounts to 1,000 hours a year. Our educational system has been stuck in a rut (and in the case of South Africa, a pothole) for over a century....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Monday, 25 January