The Education ‘Struggle’ – A Struggle for Mediocrity

By Nduduzo Msibi:

“If a man walks a thousand miles through a desert; barefoot, without food nor water, and finally arrives at a destination where he onlyfinds one serving of toxic food and poisonous water, his struggle is admirable and must be applauded; but whether that struggle was actually worthwhile is a different yet all too important question.”

A black Matric certificate is still worth nothing in South Africa

By Siphiwe Sithole:
Pic Courtesy of Wikicommons.

I must congratulate the class of 2013 for achieving what is said to be the highest pass rate of 78.2% since 1994 in South Africa.