Launch of the SAFE initiative: Proof will be in the pudding

SECTION27 Statement for immediate release 15 August 2018 Launch of the SAFE...


Week Ahead 13 - 17 August

WEEK AHEAD 13 – 17 August 2018 “It is not only what we do, but what we do...


Week Ahead 7 - 10 August

Week Ahead 7 – 10 August “To those who oppose us, we say, ‘Strike the...


Week Ahead 30 July - 3 August

Week Ahead 30 July – 3 August “There may be times when we are powerless to...


MEDIA STATEMENT: Pregnancy policy ignores learners’ right to basic education

                                                    ...


Makangwane school: A fight for effective relief to historic injustice

Pupils at Makangwane Secondary School have for too long been deprived of the...


Week Ahead 23 - 27 July

Week Ahead 23 – 27 July “I want to live in a world where people become...


Zaziwe Hendricks reflects on her internship at SECTION27

In this Self-Reflection report I will briefly discuss my overall experience as...


Media Statement: Department of Basic Education argument dismissed in Norms and Standards case

Johannesburg, 19 July 2018 – SECTION27 welcomes the judgment of Acting...


Challenging the literacy crisis by Christy Chitengu

It would seem quite normal to expect a grade 4 learner to be familiar with the...


Week Ahead 9 July - 13 July

Week Ahead 9 July – 13 July “A liberal education is at the heart of a...


Section27 Submission to the Essential Services Committee

SECTION27 has made a submission to the Essential Services Committee on whether...


Week Ahead 2 July - 6 July

Week Ahead “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens...


SECTION27 Annual Review 2016 - 2017

Dear Friend of SECTION27 We hope that you find our 2016-2017 annual review...


Makangwane Court Order

COURT ORDER – FINAL – 26.6.2018


Judge finds in favour of Makangwane (Tree School) SGB

Polokwane – 26 June 2018. Today SECTION27 secured a huge victory for...


Tree School case goes to court

Section27 is representing the School Governing Body (SGB) of Makangwane...


Week Ahead 25 June – 29 June

Week Ahead 25 June – 29 June “Freedom can be destroyed, not just by its...


Ongoing delays in the Health Market Inquiry impacts right to health

SECTION27 statement on delay in interim findings of the Health Market Inquiry On...