New School For Autistic Children
Gauteng MEC for Education Panyaza Lesufi. Picture: Cornel van Heerden Cape Town – Gauteng has opened 18 new schools for children with autism, Gauteng MEC for Education Panyaza Lesufi said on Thursday.
In addition, another 25 such schools will be built in the province to reduce the school waiting list for autistic children from five years to six months. “This is so that these children that suffer from autism cannot be left alone,” Lesufi told the National Council of Provinces as Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga tabled her budget vote. According to the department’s website, the first autism special Click here to view original web page at www.news24.com