Racial edicts in the form of the current empowerment regime have been presented as a non-negotiable by President Ramaphosa, writes Terence Corrigan.
A race-related spat that started among teachers at Eastwood Primary School has filtered down to pupils, resulting in several physical fights at the school on Friday morning.
If one looks at the majority of schools in the southern suburbs of Cape Town they have never gone beyond the 50% threshold for people of colour. One must ask, why, writes Keiran Peacock.
The Maritzburg College School Governing Body (SGB) has said that it welcomes a decision by the KZN Education Department to investigate allegations of racism at the school.
A Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High (GHS) old girl has called for deeper conversations about race following an alleged incident of racism at the school.
A special task team has been given authority by the Department of Education to investigate the alleged racial incident at Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High School (GHS).
"Racism is learned and can therefore be unlearned. Teachers can play a significant role in mediating the negative effect of racism in classrooms, schools and society." Jerome Joorst, a lecturer at Stellenbosch University, shares his thoughts on how, in light of the Schweizer-Reneke incident, we can start conversations to disrupt the rigid narratives of race.
An independent investigation into alleged discriminatory practices at Curro's Waterfall Primary pre-school has found the claims "factually erroneous", a school representative has said.
The KwaZulu-Natal Education Department has recommended an official investigation be conducted into an alleged incident of racism involving a Maritzburg College pupil.
Trade unions on Wednesday staged a picket outside a Pietermaritzburg school currently embroiled in a race storm after a pupil used the K-word to refer to fellow pupils.
A prominent Pietermaritzburg high school has been rocked with allegations of racism after a pupil was recorded using the “K” word.
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