Education

We haven’t achieved the aims of June 16
We haven’t achieved the aims of June 16
The June 16 1976 uprising was a series of protests by black pupils in response to the Afrikaans-medium decree of 1974. For the government dominated...
‘Move away from shallow history’
‘Move away from shallow history’
The school history curriculum must be reformed to include “problematic and controversial” subjects and themes in African history, to ensure...
Universities’ templates of power
Universities’ templates of power
Many universities have become market-oriented and governed by managerial chains of command that imitate those of the corporate world. When viewed...
Ennerdale father released on warning
Ennerdale father released on warning
Sibusiso Emanuel Tshabalala put his cleanly shaven head in his hands and wept during his bail application in the Lenasia magistrate's court . Tshabalala...
​Father who shot son to appear in court
​Father who shot son to appear in court
The man who shot and killed his teenage son will appear in the Pretoria magistrate’s court on Thursday.
Lesufi to visit Ennerdale school shooting site
Lesufi to visit Ennerdale school shooting site
Gauteng Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi is currently visiting the Fred Norman Secondary School in Ennerdale, south of Johannesburg to address...
20 years after the ‘Mamdani affair’, the old adversary rejoins UCT
20 years after the ‘Mamdani affair’, the old adversary rejoins UCT
Almost 20 years after the esteemed Ugandan academic resigned following a clash over his proposed core course on Africa, the University of Cape Town...
Motshekga: ‘What we need is money’
Motshekga: ‘What we need is money’
South Africa does not have enough resources to meet growing demands like the eradication of pit toilets, Minister of Basic Education Angie...
Education task team — History should be a compulsory school subject from 2023
Education task team — History should be a compulsory school subject from 2023
A ministerial task team established by the basic education department has recommended that history should be a compulsory subject in South African...
Council of Educators yet to access sex offenders register when vetting teachers
Council of Educators yet to access sex offenders register when vetting teachers
The South African Council of Educators (SACE) conceded on Sunday that it had not used the Sex Offenders Register to vet teachers in the past as it...
Equal Education meets with WC education dept over sexual harassment claims
Equal Education meets with WC education dept over sexual harassment claims
Equal Education (EE) members have met with various members of the Western Cape education department to discuss the recent developments around...
Pandor: How to fix former black universities
Pandor: How to fix former black universities
Higher Education Minister Naledi Pandor says the shortcomings of some of the country’s previously disadvantaged universities are because of poor...
USC outraged by inaction on sexual misconduct allegations
USC outraged by inaction on sexual misconduct allegations
On Tuesday, 200 University of Southern California (USC) professors signed a letter calling for the American university’s president Max Nikias to...

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