The three-person panel – consisting of Penelope Vinjevold, Prof. Sudan Hansraj, and Prof. Nic Heideman – is investigating how an error in a matric exam paper slipped past examiners and moderators, tasked with assessing the matric exam before it goes to print.
The panel is set to share the final report with quality assurance council Umalusi on 16 January 2023.
Umalusi CEO Dr Mafu Rakometsi assured matric learners that they would not be penalised for the error and that it would not push back the release of matric results on 16 January 2023.
Briefly reports the maths question that sparked an investigation was worth seven marks and had matric candidates and teachers up in arms.
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