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State of governance in the Limpopo Department of Basic Education, South Africa

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dc.date.accessioned 2020-02-19T15:13:49Z
dc.date.available 2020-02-19T15:13:49Z
dc.date.issued 2016-09-08 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11910/10111
dc.description.abstract Education is one of the priority areas of the state. The Department of Education is mandated by the South African Constitution to provide quality education to all learners. As such, huge amounts of money have been spent on education, but the question is, are these public funds spent for a good cause or not; if yes, what impact have they made and if no, why not? The study was carried out following mixed research methods. The primary data was collected from the key informants using questionnaires, interviews and documentary surveys, including observation. The study undertaken expresses, in no uncertain terms, governance concerns arguing that the Department of Basic Education is not committed to educating the learners by executing their school roles properly within the rule of law. Arguably, governance and incapacities continue to present themselves as two of the main challenges of the Department of Basic Education and this must be remedied. en
dc.format.medium Print en
dc.subject DEPARTMENT OF BASIC EDUCATION en
dc.subject LIMPOPO PROVINCE en
dc.subject GOVERNANCE en
dc.title State of governance in the Limpopo Department of Basic Education, South Africa en
dc.type Journal Article en
dc.description.version Y en
dc.ProjectNumber N/A en
dc.Volume 50(4) en
dc.BudgetYear 2016/17 en
dc.ResearchGroup Service Delivery, Democracy and Governance en
dc.SourceTitle Journal of Public Administration en
dc.ArchiveNumber 9386 en
dc.PageNumber 727-742 en
dc.outputnumber 8212 en
dc.bibliographictitle Mothapo, S.J. & Kanyane, M.H. (2015) State of governance in the Limpopo Department of Basic Education, South Africa. <i>Journal of Public Administration</i>. 50(4):727-742. en
dc.publicationyear 2015 en
dc.contributor.author1 Mothapo, S.J. en
dc.contributor.author2 Kanyane, M.H. en


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