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6 things to consider after getting your O level results?

It has been three days since students started collecting their results. If you are one of them you know this has not been the long rest it was supposed to be. It has been a hectic month that included the specter of you being forced to rewrite the English Paper. Now you have the results in your hand what should [...]

By |2018-02-28T08:10:36+02:00February 28th, 2018|Categories: Career Guidance, Education, News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 6 things to consider after getting your O level results?

#Breaking: Government abandons tasks and continuous assessment

It seems the government, Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education have seen the light. News coming out of the ministry confirms that the New Curriculum is under review. What is certain at the moment is tasks and other aspects of continuous assessment have been suspended. A long time coming According to the Minister of Primary and Secondary Education Paul Mavima [...]

By |2018-02-27T06:25:33+02:00February 26th, 2018|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on #Breaking: Government abandons tasks and continuous assessment

November 2017 O Level results come out today

As expected November 2017 Ordinary Level results are coming out today. This was confirmed by Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (Zimsec) public relations officer Ms Nicky Dlamini who spoke to the Herald. Yes, the results will be released tomorrow (Friday). We will issue more information when they are released It seems the people at ZIMSEC have been working hard ever since their [...]

By |2018-02-23T06:20:21+02:00February 23rd, 2018|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on November 2017 O Level results come out today

ZIMSEC November 2017 results will be released next week Friday

Following a tumultuous week ZIMSEC has announced that it expects to release results for those who wrote the November 2017 Ordinary Level exam on Friday 23 February 2018. As ordered by the High Court results for the English Language will be based on the Paper 1 results only. ZIMSEC Top Management on forced leave With their incompetence and complacence exposed [...]

By |2018-02-16T07:16:18+02:00February 16th, 2018|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on ZIMSEC November 2017 results will be released next week Friday

High Court stops ZIMSEC and Mavima to save the day

So in case you have somehow missed the news: The High Court has stopped the ZIMSEC madness. Last year candidates will no longer be required to rewrite the English Paper 2 exam which was scheduled for today. The story of a mad Examination board and an intransigent Minister Last year's candidates who wrote the English Exam no doubt had a [...]

By |2018-02-15T07:09:52+02:00February 15th, 2018|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on High Court stops ZIMSEC and Mavima to save the day

“ZIMSEC slept on duty and are now covering up”- High Court

After being deferred on Monday the High Court case in which two parents are suing ZIMSEC for nullifying English Paper 2 results and ordering a resit continued at 1400 hours yesterday as had been scheduled. This is after lawyers representing ZIMSEC had been given the opportunity to file the response. ZIMSEC gets a tongue lashing from the judges The case [...]

By |2018-02-14T06:55:57+02:00February 14th, 2018|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on “ZIMSEC slept on duty and are now covering up”- High Court

ZIMSEC Court Case will continue today (Tuesday)

The case in which two parents are seeking an injunction against Paul Mavima and ZIMSEC barring them from conducting a rewrite of English Paper 2 will continue today after it was deferred yesterday. The case so far Two parents, Mr Mukomeka  and Mr Govhati are taking the Minister of Primary and Secondary Education Paul Mavima and ZIMSEC to court over the [...]

By |2018-02-14T06:32:56+02:00February 13th, 2018|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on ZIMSEC Court Case will continue today (Tuesday)

Paul Mavima and ZIMSEC taken to court over English Exam rewrite

Justified or not we really think the timing of the ZIMSEC English Paper 2 rewrite is a stupid idea that was not well thought out at all. A cursory look at the logistics involved and the hardship candidates will have to endure merely confirms this. Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights cleary agrees with this assessment. They have partnered with with Justice [...]

By |2018-02-11T08:05:21+02:00February 11th, 2018|Categories: Education, News, Opinion|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Paul Mavima and ZIMSEC taken to court over English Exam rewrite

ZIMSEC explains the rewrite process and arrangements

After the current Minister of Primary and Secondary Education shocked the country by explaining that all last year ZIMSEC candidates were going to rewrite the English paper, the examination board has explained how the process will work. The paper will be printed on Monday One of the reasons why the paper leaked was because a lot of people had access [...]

By |2018-02-10T07:40:23+02:00February 10th, 2018|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on ZIMSEC explains the rewrite process and arrangements

Yes it’s true ZIMSEC has ordered a rewrite of November 2017 English Paper 2

By now you have no doubt heard the news. All November 2017 candidates who wrote English Paper 2 have to rewrite it again. No it's not a hoax, false news or a trick; it is the unfortunate truth. An unfortunate turn of events The purported reason for the rewrite is that the paper leaked and a lot of the students [...]

By |2018-02-09T07:51:46+02:00February 9th, 2018|Categories: Education, News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Yes it’s true ZIMSEC has ordered a rewrite of November 2017 English Paper 2