We need to restore the weaponry of education

Flawed schooling system not producing employable people

At the birth of our democracy, education was characterised as the key to success. Almost 30 years later, the born-frees are not even considering spending time in a classroom. 

Today, the statistics that interrogate school dropouts renders Nelson Mandela’s wisdom irrelevant, when he said, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” ..

This article is free to read if you register or sign in.

If you have already registered or subscribed, please sign in to continue.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@sowetanlive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.