Teachers head back to the classroom

More than 6 000 teachers in the Johannesburg region resolved to suspend the four-week-long ''chalks-down'' strike.

Where matric is a rather casual affair

Weekly Mail reporter Philip Molefe slips into a marking centre and discovers some extraordinary practices ...

Students take to streets in week-long protests

The five-day protest action took place in response to a call from the restricted Western Cape Students' Congress (Wecsco).

Inside our chaotic schools

As described by a reporter who put on a gymslip and went off to school.

Unita push into Namibia

Savimbi's strategic gambit on eve of peace ...

Teachers go on full alert for May Day

White school principals have been instructed to ensure that teachers patrol their schools in pairs on "sensitive" days in the calender.