Basic education: Is the 2020 school year lost?

Schools have been closed since March 18 as part of the government’s measures to combat the coronavirus pandemic. Data from the NICD (National Institute for Communicable Diseases) points to a lower incidence rate in children under the age of 10 relative to those in the 15-19 year age group.

GUEST: PROF. MARY METCALF - Education Expert

GUEST: DR NIC SPAULL Education Researcher at Stellenbosch’s University Economics Department