The Department of Basic Education (DBE) issued Circular S1 of 2015, dated 9 January 2015, approving the release of all Grades 8 and 9 Mathematics teachers from all schools every Monday to take part in training workshops. DBE cites the unacceptably low performance in Mathematics of learners in Grade 9 as the reason for this decision.

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