Education is a collective effort. It needs the active involvement of all stakeholders. At the core of a successful system lies communication. The Minister, MECs, and HODs need to communicate on a constant basis the vision for the sector.
All stakeholders need to stay informed and updated about the progress as outlined in the Action Plan in order to play their part in ensuring the success of the education. CAPS MEDIA has been established to play the vital role of facilitating communication in the education sector.
The company is a specialist in education and has dedicated all its programming towards education and the basic education sector is a priority.
The National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations commonly referred to as “matric” has become an annual event of major public significance. It not only signifies the culmination of twelve years of formal schooling but the NSC examinations is a barometer of the health of the education system.
The first national examination, under the newly elected democratic government was administered in November 1996, following a highly decentralized approach.