education activism

 
Unite both the head and the hand
Unite both the head and the hand
If the many South African educationalists of the past, ­including IB Tabata, WT Thibedi, Olive Schreiner, AC Jordan, Rick Turner, Ruth First,...
Angie's new school norms a slap in the face
Angie's new school norms a slap in the face
The draft norms for school infrastructure that Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga gazetted this week have been widely lambasted as a cynical...
ECape pupils: 'Teachers hit us until our hands bleed'
ECape pupils: 'Teachers hit us until our hands bleed'
Pupils at an Eastern Cape school, plagued for years by abusive and frequently absent teachers, appalling hostel facilities and a lack of textbooks,...
History, a wise but ignored teacher
History, a wise but ignored teacher
At the launch of the South African History Online student (SAHO) internship programme on October 30, at Iziko Museum's Slave Lodge, Higher...
Age is no impediment to doing my job
Age is no impediment to doing my job
Dear Professor Vale,
[Video]Marching for equal education
[Video]Marching for equal education
This week Equal Education marched through the streets of Tembisa to mobilise the community in its fight for fair and quality education.
Service provider denies dumping workbooks
Service provider denies dumping workbooks
Principals reported that their schools had not received all their books.
'No textbooks? I'll print them for you ...'
'No textbooks? I'll print them for you ...'
Zakes Ncanywa strides into the staff room of a dusty high school just outside of Peddie, a small town in the south of the Eastern Cape. He has...
Talk to us instead, says minister
Talk to us instead, says minister
How effective court action is in improving classroom conditions has come into focus following Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga’s...
[Slideshow]Poster children for change
[Slideshow]Poster children for change
Umuzi Photo Club activists took to the streets to commemorate the youth of '76 with a unique campaign, spreading messages about education & safe sex.
[Video]Fighting all odds: A young South African inspires
[Video]Fighting all odds: A young South African inspires
Khethelo Xulu had to fight for his education, now he wants to fight for others. This year's 200 South Africans will be revealed on June 22.

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