‘Pupils offended by rape question unprepared’

examDrama pupils offended by a question relating to baby rape in a matric exam paper were unprepared, examination authorities said on Wednesday.

Umalusi, the external quality assurance council that approved the exam, said dramatic arts was a subject that aimed … Read the rest

Education dept. might ‘exclude baby rape question’ from exam paper

basic-educationThe basic education department will consider excluding a question about baby rape from a matric exam paper.

“To ensure that no candidate has been negatively affected, the department will mark a sample of the scripts of learners from all nine … Read the rest