Joint media statement: Education activists make submission to Zondo Commission of Inquiry on fraud and corruption in the delivery of education-related services

Joint media statement: Education activists make submission to Zondo Commission of Inquiry on fraud and corruption in the delivery of education-related services

Equal Education (EE), the Equal Education Law Centre (EELC) and SECTION27, have made a joint submission to the Zondo Commission of Inquiry into State Capture, highlighting cases of fraud and…

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Court vindicates the rights of learners to safe and decent school infrastructure #EndTreeSchools

Court vindicates the rights of learners to safe and decent school infrastructure #EndTreeSchools

Johannebsurg – 4 February 2019.  The School Governing Body of Makangwane Secondary School has been vindicated in the judgment delivered by Judge Semenya of the Limpopo High Court on 1…

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SECTION27 voices concern about political parties’ use of families’ stories without their consent

SECTION27 voices concern about political parties’ use of families’ stories without their consent

Johannesburg, 18 January 2019 – We wish to express our deep concern and unease about a campaign launched by the Democractic Alliance (DA) this week and more specifically about a billboard…

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Too many children left behind: Exclusion in the South African Inclusive Education System

Too many children left behind: Exclusion in the South African Inclusive Education System

Children with extremely severe intellectual disabilities must be properly accommodated in the education system, they cannot be disregarded as ineducable or too costly to educate. This is according to the…

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Raking through Vuwani schools’ ashes

The Vuwani area resembles a ghost town, filled with scenes of textbook graveyards, charred walls and the remaining skeletons of furniture that once was. Basic Education for All (BEFA) and…

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