Survey on Teachers' Well-being during Covid-19
The Department of Basic Education is conducting a survey about how teachers are coping under the circumstances, looking at how they are affected, what support mechanisms do they have, what measures are they using to support learners at home, and how are they keeping themselves abreast of developments. This snap survey is for all teachers and should be completed as at 20 August 2020.
Thank you for taking this opportunity to complete this online survey as the information you will provide will help the Department of Basic Education to assess the extent to which it can support teachers during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Please note that this online survey is confidential and anonymous and we would therefore appreciate a frank response. This survey will take, not more than 6 minutes to complete. Kindly note that Questions marked with an asterix* must be answered in order for you to proceed to the next page.
To start the survey please click on the link below
Teachers' Well-being during Covid 19 (survey)
COVID -19: DBE Guidelines for Special Schools
Please find links to the Guidelines for schools for the following learners:
Special Schools: Contextualization of Standard Operating Procedures
In March 2020, the WHO assessed COVID-19 as a pandemic which resulted in governments and health authorities globally adopting a firm resolution to contain the COVID-19 outbreak. On 26 March 2020, a lockdown was announced by the South African President, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa. This generated a wave of panic, stress, anxiety and trauma for all sectors of the country.....
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School Readiness Survey
The Unions must have an update on the situation in schools across the country as we prepare to receive the next grades on 6th July. If you are a school principal, please can you complete Survey no.4 by clicking on the link below and answering all the questions
SURVEY NO 4
DBE TV on Channel 122 OVHD
This document contains the Department of Basic Education schedule for educational support for learners and teachers on the Openview HD (OVHD) platform – channel 122
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Latest NAPTOSA INsight
Latest NAPTOSA INsight Volume 14 no 1, April 2020 now published.
Guidance for childcare facilities and schools on COVID-19
This guidance is based on what is currently known about the transmission and severity of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Guidance will be updated as new information emerges.
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Education International World Congress
Bangkok, Thailand: 19-26 July 2019
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