ARTICLES RELATING TO EQUAL EDUCATION

Drop bloated Cabinet, ‘vanity projects' to fund free higher education - EE

2016-09-05 12:08

Government should look to its bloated Cabinet and "vanity projects" as a mechanism to increase its funding for higher education institutions, Equal Education says.

Western Cape MEC dashes past desperate pupils protesting at her home

2016-06-30 16:30

Pupils and activists from Equal Education say a protest outside the Western Cape Education MEC Debbie Schafer's home in an upmarket area was a "move of desperation" as she had apparently ignored their audit on school safety.

Stellar IEB matric results about 'money, resources' - activist group

2015-12-30 15:22

Money and better resources can pave the way to good matric results, an education activist group has said after the IEB reported a 98.30% pass rate in their final year exams.

Motshekga to probe 'posts for sale'

2014-05-02 13:38

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga is set to launch a probe into allegations of job promotion racketeering by Sadtu members.

EE shocked at pupil’s pit toilet death

2014-01-23 12:16

Equal Education has expressed shock and sadness at the death of a Grade R pupil who fell into a pit toilet and died.

Activists slam Zille's Motshekga defence

2013-07-25 10:42

Equal Education has slammed Western Cape Premier Helen Zille for her article defending Education Minister Angie Motshekga, saying she had made "factual errors".

EE to meet with Motshekga

2013-06-23 09:40

Equal Education says it has agreed to hold talks with Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga to discuss the finalisation of minimum norms and standards for school infrastructure.

EE denies Motshekga claims

2013-06-19 20:10

Equal Education has denied claims by the basic education department that it was imposing impossible deadlines for the norms and standards for school infrastructure.

Thousands march over education

2013-06-17 20:22

Thousands of school children and Equal Education members have marched in Pretoria and Cape Town to demand that the basic education minister publish norms and standards on school infrastructure.

Pregnancy policies challenged in ConCourt

2013-03-04 21:03

Two Free State schools' pregnancy policies will be challenged in the Constitutional Court in Johannesburg.

 

8 things you should know about Equal Education's findings in social audit on Cape schools

2016-07-01 12:50

These are eight of the major findings of Equal Education’s social audit on school safety in the Western Cape.

Many schools discourage pupils to write matric exams - Equal Education

2016-01-03 15:24

Equal Education has asked South Africans to spare a thought for those students who had dropped out of schooling before they could even reach matric.

Corruption 'rife' in some former Model C schools

2015-08-11 12:28

Equal Education says corruption is rife in some former Model C schools, following a report on a Gauteng high school that showed irregularities ran into millions of rands.

18 Limpopo schools to get flush loos

2014-01-24 22:38

Eighteen flushing toilets will be installed at a primary school in Chebeng village, Polokwane, where a pupil has died in a pit toilet.

Case against Motshekga scrapped

2013-10-22 19:40

An Eastern Cape Grade 11 pupil's case against Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga about the condition of her school has been struck off the roll.

Activists claim victory in Motshekga battle

2013-07-11 14:16

Education activists have claimed victory after the Eastern Cape High Court ordered Minister Angie Motshekga to publish norms and standards for school infrastructure.

Section 27 backs norms campaign

2013-06-20 21:54

Public interest law centre Section 27 has backed Equal Education's campaign for minimum norms and standards for school infrastructure.

Motshekga: Re-draft will take 6 months

2013-06-18 22:31

A re-draft of the norms and standards for school infrastructure will take at least six months to complete, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Lawyer: Well-off schools must serve people

2013-05-09 14:30

Even schools well funded by their pupils' parents still serve their community, a lawyer for Equal Education has told the Constitutional Court.

Rivonia admissions judgment 'unfortunate'

2012-12-03 14:43

Education advocacy group Equal Education says it hopes a recent appeal court decision on school capacity will be overturned, as school admissions have to remain primarily in the public domain.

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.