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STAATSKOERANT, 14 DESEMBER 2018 No.

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Government Notices • Goewermentskennisgewings


Basic Education, Department of/ Basiese Onderwys, Departement van

DEPARTMENT OF BASIC EDUCATION


NO. 1367  14 DECEMBER 2018
1367 National Education Policy Act (27/1996): Reappointment of the History Ministerial Task Team 42100

REAPPOINTMENT OF THE HISTORY MINISTERIAL TASK TEAM

1. I, Angelina Matsie Motshekga, Minister of Basic Education, hereby reappoints


the History Ministerial Task Team (MTT) to overhaul the History Curriculum and
Assessments Policy Statement (CAPS) in Grades 4 -12.

2. The terms of reference of the Ministerial Task Team will be as follows:


i. to develop a new History curriculum from Grades 4 -12;
ii. to conduct provincial consultation in the education sector to obtain inputs into
the new History Curriculum;
iii. to receive public inputs and comments for consideration, on the new History
curriculum;
iv. to screen textbooks to ensure alignment with the new curriculum; and
v. to propose History Teacher development programmes for both Initial Teacher
Education (ITE) and In- Service Teacher Education (reskilling and upskilling).

3. The following members will serve on the Ministerial Task Team


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Professor Sifiso Ndlovu South African Democracy Education Trust
Professor Amanda History lecturer at Stellenbosch University
EsterhuYsen
Professor Peter Sekibakiba History lecturer at Witwatersrand University
Lekgoathi

Dr Luli Callinicos Council member of the South African Heritage


Resources Agency (SAHRA)
Professor Nomalanga Mkhize History lecturer at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan
University

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Mr Jabulani Sithole CEO, Mzala Nxumalo- Centre for the Study of


South African Society
Dr Katherine Angier Lecturer at University of Cape Town, School of
education

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