Umalusi: Ensuring Quality in South Africa’s Education System

Umalusi stands as the Council for Quality Assurance in General and Further Education and Training in South Africa, a role steeped in responsibility and authority.

Tasked with overseeing the maintenance of standards and the improvement of quality in South African education, Umalusi operates as a statutory body, iterating the country’s commitment to educational excellence.

In its capacity, the council accredits private providers of education and training, monitors the standard of assessments, and ensures that the providers of education maintain the requisite standards.

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Grade R Lesson Plan: Discovering My Family

Materials Needed: Learning Objectives: Anticipated Challenges and Solutions: Lesson Outline: TEACHING NOTES: This lesson on “My Family” for Grade R learners in English aims to foster an understanding and appreciation of their own families and those of others. By integrating storytime, crafts, and role-play into the lesson, young learners are encouraged to engage actively with … Read more

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Grade R Lesson Plan: Exploring “My Home”

Materials Needed: Learning Objectives: Anticipated Challenges and Solutions: Lesson Outline: TEACHING NOTES: This lesson plan for Grade R learners introduces the topic of “My Home” in a way that is engaging and developmentally appropriate. The activities are designed to build basic English vocabulary while allowing learners to connect personally with the content through craft and … Read more

Grade 5 Life Skills Lesson Plan: Giving and Receiving Feedback

Materials Needed: Learning Objectives: Anticipated Challenges and Solutions: Lesson Outline: TEACHING NOTES: This Grade 5 lesson on Giving and Receiving Feedback is designed to equip learners with critical life skills that enhance their interpersonal interactions and academic progress. By framing feedback as a positive and essential part of learning, the lesson aims to reduce the … Read more