Back to school: What parents need to prepare for

Back to school: What parents and pupils need to know

"All learners, educators and support staff will receive orientation and training at the start of the school reopening commencing with Grade 7 and 12"

When can I hug my mom again?

"I really cannot wait to give my mom and dad a big hug, and hold onto them until it feels uncomfortable for all of us."

Russian Roulette? Sick kids face Covid-19 or school de-registration

"The school debate has got me in a cold sweat. Like many parents, I’m sure, the thought of sending kids back to school in such uncertain times is terrifying – whether your child is healthy or not."

The Answer Series launches free videos for Grade 12 learners

The video courses are created by subject specialists - teachers and authors with years of experience - some of whom wrote TAS study guides.

"The government's urgency to re-open schools considers sanitation precautions and psychological issues only. Many families, including mine, have been crippled by other factors which directly impact our children."

"I couldn't help but feel dread at the thought of being torn between being a mother and being a good employee. I mean, how can we be fully committed to either when we are split between the two?"

"Until very recently, the only people who'd heard the story of The Ickabog were my two younger children,"