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Parents must participate in schools to protect their children

Last week my helper’s daughter started grade 8 at a girls’ high school in Soweto.

Fact: Children have sex – Motsoaledi

Denial should not stand in the way of the provision of sexual health services at schools, says Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi.

Rasta: ‘I have a right to be at school’

Activists cite dreadlock case as the latest example of government’s lack of clear direction to schools.

Battle for books rages in the courts

Litigation is increasingly being used to force the government to provide the basics needed in schools, writes Victoria John

Schools also need moms and dads

Parental support is crucial to create quality education for our children.

Motshekga urges parents’ involvement in schools

Education Minister Angie Motshekga has urged parents to make themselves available for nomination in the 2012 school governing body elections.

Teacher bonus ban could head for court

Various organisations are investigating the legal basis on which new regulations can be challenged.

Thembalihle children get classroom

The determination of residents in Thembalihle who took to the streets three weeks ago to get their children into school, has paid off.

Africa must choose its own path

Policymakers eager to please the West transplant policies that stunt the continent's growth.

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Centre for Women & Gender Studies

The CWGS aims to resuscitate the histories of African women from all walks of life in an intellectual cleansing/ukuhlambulula of her story

Greening the Future

The awards are a way of encouraging progress and celebrating those who wake up every day and work to make this country a better more sustainable place

Failing to learn the lessons? The impact of Covid-19 on a Broken and Unequal Education System

If the president was serious about fixing basic education, he would appoint his most competent minister with a powerful mandate to start fixing it

National Science and Technology Forum

It's an independent SETI platform, an essential element of an active democracy and an important part of the collaboration process needed in SETI

Milestones over the NSTF’s 25-year history

The organisation celebrates its Silver Jubilee as an established player in the NSI and as promoter and influencer of SET and innovation in South Africa

Huawei Cloud’s Year-End Sales Carnival

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