Johannesburg – The Department of Education in Mpumalanga says it is satisfied with the way the preparatory examinations for Grade 12 learners are progressing.
The matric trial exams started on August 28 and pupils will write their last paper on September 28.
The department’s communications officer, Gerald Sambo, said the exams provided a fair opportunity for Grade 12’s to gauge their performance and preparedness for the final exams as they were written under the same conditions.
These include one table and chair per candidate, proper invigilation, and adherence to the rules stipulated in the question papers.
Sambo said the exams allowed schools, learners and teachers to finish the…
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