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Is education the answer to inequality in SA?

Stephanie Allais, Yael Shalem and Adam Cooper tack the question "Is education the answer to inequality in SA?"Read article 

Title: Looking beyond the Grade 9 Certificate debate: The Three Streams

“The proposed Grade 9 certificate, with the associated three – academic, technical vocational and technical – streams, will not solve problems of young people dropping out and not being able to access the labour market. But it will create additional resource pressures on the system, first to produce an exam and certificate, and second by duplicating what the TVET colleges are already struggling to do.” [Read article]