Will populist political projects eventually lead to the collapse of democracy? The answer is complicated, but there is a second option, writes Ralph Mathekga.
A Cape Town mother has laid a criminal charge against one of her Grade 1 son's teachers after the boy came home with a bloodied mouth and cane marks on his back.
The first day of the school year at Cape Town's Bergville Primary School in Bishop Lavis kicked off with a picket to highlight complaints over teacher shortages and poor safety.
Equal Education is concerned about Western Cape Education MEC Debbie Schäfer's request that its members not engage with pupils in the province.
The SA Human Rights Commission has paid a surprise visit to the severely vandalised Uitzig Secondary School in Cape Town.
It's D-Day for parents in the Western Cape as the provincial education department warns that school admissions for 2020 are closing.
The long-running feud over whether Cape Town's dilapidated Uitzig High School should be repaired has been settled by a court ruling confirming that the school must close and its pupils be moved to neighbouring schools, the Western Cape Education Department says.
The Cape storm and the inferno which hit the Southern Cape have resulted in damages worth millions of rand to schools across the province, Western Cape Education MEC Debbie Schafer has said.
Places for 7 900 pupils still need to be found in Western Cape schools, Education MEC Debbie Schäfer says.
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