Equal Education

"FIGHT EDUCATIONAL INEQUALITY!" EQUAL EDUCATION MEMBERS TO RALLY AGAINST EDUCATIONAL INEQUALITY: MARCH TO THE WESTERN CAPE PROVINCIAL LEGISLATURE 31 OCTOBER 2014

Tuesday, 28 October 2014

Over 2000 Equal Education (EE) members will be marching to the Western Cape Provincial Legislature on Friday 31 October, where they will hold a rally against educational inequality. Speeches, describing a wide range of challenges facing schools will be made by equalisers from across the Cape Peninsula, and a memorandum will be handed to MEC for Education Debbie Schafer.

EE RESPONDS TO TREASURY'S MEDIUM TERM BUDGET POLICY STATEMENT (MTBPS)

EE RESPONDS TO TREASURY'S MEDIUM TERM BUDGET POLICY STATEMENT (MTBPS)
Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Yesterday, the Minister of Finance Mr Nene delivered his first Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS). We welcome the small increases provided in the MTBPS, however these will not be enough to meet the targets and deadlines set by the norms and standards for school infrastructure.

Equal Education would like to wish the matrics well as they take on their final matric exams

Equal Education would like to wish the matrics well as they take on their final matric exams
Monday, 20 October 2014

Equal Education would like to wish the matrics of 2014 all the best ahead of their matric exams starting this week. We know that many of these learners are banking on these results to open up opportunities for them in Higher Education and Training, in various learnerships and even some form of employment.

EE and EELC Media Briefing Note: Department of Basic Education to table Annual Report 2013/2014 in Parliament on 14 October 2014:

EE and EELC Media Briefing Note: Department of Basic Education to table Annual Report 2013/2014 in Parliament on 14 October 2014:
Monday, 13 October 2014

Equal Education (EE) and the Equal Education Law Centre (EELC) have sent a shadow report to the Portfolio Committee on Basic Education highlighting key aspects of the Department's successes and failures during the last financial year (2013/2014).

EE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH INGQANGI PROJECT IS CALLING FOR UNIVERSITY STUDENTS OR GRADUATES TO VOLUNTEER TO TUTOR LEARNERS IN UNDERPRIVELEGED SCHOOLS.

EE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH INGQANGI PROJECT IS CALLING FOR UNIVERSITY STUDENTS OR GRADUATES TO VOLUNTEER TO TUTOR LEARNERS IN UNDERPRIVELEGED SCHOOLS.
Sunday, 5 October 2014

Equal Education in partnership with Ingqangi project is looking for graduates or university students in the Eastern Cape to volunteer and tutor learners in underprivileged schools. This is an opportunity for young graduates and SA citizens who care about education to make an impact in improving learner outcomes of learners in rural areas

Joint statement on the murder of Thuli Ndlovu near Durban

Joint statement on the murder of Thuli Ndlovu near Durban
Wednesday, 1 October 2014

Statement issued by EE, TAC, SJC, EE Law Centre, Section27, Ndifuna Ukwazi

Joint statement: A call for real Arms Deal accountability

Joint statement: A call for real Arms Deal accountability
Sunday, 28 September 2014

Dissolve the Arms Procurement Commission! Launch a full and transparent criminal investigation! Prosecute all implicated in wrongdoing!

EQUAL EDUCATION WINS MAJOR SCHOOL SANITATION VICTORY IN GAUTENG

EQUAL EDUCATION WINS MAJOR SCHOOL SANITATION VICTORY IN GAUTENG
Saturday, 13 September 2014

Today more than 2 000 students and parent members of Equal Education (EE) marched to the Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) in central Johannesburg to demand decent and dignified sanitation in Gauteng schools. A memorandum was handed over to Gauteng MEC for Education Mr. Panyaza Lesufi, who used the opportunity to announce major improvements to school sanitation that stand to benefit around 600 000 working class and poor students in Gauteng. This is a hard-won victory for Equal Education's year-long activism on this issue.