The national working committee met with the IPC at the Rustenburg Civic Centre on Saturday.
He was addressing a gathering in Lynnwood, east of Pretoria, as part of the governing party’s campaign prior to the country’s May 8 general election.
Parents must not allow their children to drop out because of an attitude towards teachers, he said.
During the meeting on Tuesday, Ramaphosa will also observe the testing of the new train sets, his office said.
The president said his judgement was tested when Zuma removed Gordhan as finance minister based ‘on a false’ intelligence report.