Equal Education

SA GOVT'S DECLARATION ON EDUCATION CLAUSE MARS THE WELCOME RATIFICATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL COVENANT ON ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS (ICESCR)

SA GOVT'S DECLARATION ON EDUCATION CLAUSE MARS THE WELCOME RATIFICATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL COVENANT ON ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS (ICESCR)
Wednesday, 21 January 2015

Joint statement by SECTION27, Equal Education, The Centre for Child Law, The Legal Resources Centre, Equal Education Law Centre

YOUTH WAGE SUBSIDY SHOWN TO HAVE 'ZERO EFFECT'

YOUTH WAGE SUBSIDY SHOWN TO HAVE 'ZERO EFFECT'
Tuesday, 13 January 2015

Matric class faces bleak prospects as government's signature youth employment instrument fails to deliver. Equal Education calls for immediate scrapping of a failing policy

On the 2014 Matric results

On the 2014 Matric results
Tuesday, 6 January 2015

Equal Education (EE) congratulates the students, schools, teachers and the DBE on the matric results of 2014. It is encouraging to see a clear attempt to improve the standard of the National Senior Certificate (NSC) [1].

ON THE UPCOMING 2014 MATRIC RESULTS

ON THE UPCOMING 2014 MATRIC RESULTS
Thursday, 1 January 2015

Equal Education (EE) will comment on the 2014 matric results once they are announced. This note is intended to assist journalists, commentators and civil society organisations to frame responses to the forthcoming announcement by Minister Motshekga.

Equal Education to present on education at United Front Preparatory Assembly in Johannesburg this weekend

Equal Education to present on education at United Front Preparatory Assembly in Johannesburg this weekend
Thursday, 11 December 2014

Equal Education has accepted an invitation to present at the United Front Preparatory Assembly being held in Johannesburg on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 December. We will give a brief overview of the challenges facing quality and equal schooling in South Africa, and will explain our work.

EQUAL EDUCATION TO DONATE R50,000 TO TREATMENT ACTION CAMPAIGN IN SOLIDARITY #SAVETAC

EQUAL EDUCATION TO DONATE R50,000 TO TREATMENT ACTION CAMPAIGN IN SOLIDARITY #SAVETAC
Sunday, 30 November 2014

On this World AIDS Day, Equal Education (EE) is donating R50,000 to the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC). This is part of a global response to the financial situation TAC finds itself in

PROVINCIAL EDUCATION DEPARTMENTS TO RELEASE SCHOOL INFRASTRUCTURE PLANS BY 29 NOVEMBER: EQUAL EDUCATION DEMANDS THAT THESE PLANS BE MADE PUBLIC!

PROVINCIAL EDUCATION DEPARTMENTS TO RELEASE SCHOOL INFRASTRUCTURE PLANS BY 29 NOVEMBER: EQUAL EDUCATION DEMANDS THAT THESE PLANS BE MADE PUBLIC!
Sunday, 23 November 2014

Today and tomorrow, 24-5 November, all nine education MECs will meet with Minister Angie Motshekga. DBE Spokesperson Elijah Mhlanga has said that sanitation and infrastructure are on the agenda. This is significant as it is only five days before 29 November, by when all MECs will have to submit their plans to implement the Norms and Standards for School Infrastructure to Minister Motshekga.

EQUAL EDUCATION MARKS WORLD TOILET DAY BY RELEASING THE RESULTS OF ITS AUDIT OF TEMBISA SCHOOL TOILETS

EQUAL EDUCATION MARKS WORLD TOILET DAY BY RELEASING THE RESULTS OF ITS AUDIT OF TEMBISA SCHOOL TOILETS
Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Equal Education (EE) is celebrating World Toilet Day today by releasing the results of its social audit of the sanitation conditions of 48 schools serving about 50,000 students in Tembisa. The day marks exactly one year since EE publicly launched its campaign to improve school sanitation in Gauteng.