EQUAL EDUCATION (EE) SEEKS CLARITY ON WESTERN CAPE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT 'COLLABORATION SCHOOLS' PROGRAMME; QUESTIONS LACK OF TRANSPARENCY IN PROCESS THUS FAR
STATE OF SANITATION IN GAUTENG SCHOOLS 2 YEARS LATER: EQUAL EDUCATION CONTINUES WORK TOWARDS IMPROVED SANITATION CONDITIONS AS A BASIC RIGHT TO DIGNITY
JOINT PRESS STATEMENT: EE & EELC CELEBRATES THE VICTORY OF THREE NQUTHU SCHOOLS WHO RECEIVED SCHOLAR TRANSPORT AND MAKE DEMANDS FOR THE REMAINING ELEVEN SCHOOLS
This video documents some of our efforts in making sure the Norms and Standards are implemented both through the Michael Komape Campaign and the Sanitation Campaign in Gauteng. It also gives perspectives from teachers, parents and learners who have to use these schools with poor infrastructure. The video also contains interviews from our organisers and staff members who have been integral in the Norms and Standards Campaign.
We endorse the calls made by students of Wits University, Rhodes University, University of Fort Hare, the University of Cape Town and others: #FeesMustFall #EndOutsourcing #DecolonisationNow
Today (7 October 2015) EE members in Limpopo will be picketing the Limpopo Education Department in demand of the provinces Norms and Standards implementation plans that were meant to be published along with other provincial plans on the 12th of June this year. What Limpopo has published thus far is not a plan but rather a User-Asset Management document. The Minimum Norms and Standards for School Infrastructure established a legally binding commitment on every province to provide the Minister with their implementation plans by 29 Nov 2014.
We commend the minority judgment of Justice Cameron, concurred in by Justices Moseneke, Froneman and Jappie, which held that political parties occupy a unique place in our multi-party democracy and that information on party funding was essential for the exercise and protection of the right to vote -- this being the right to an informed vote
Equal Education will be joining the Unite Against Corruption march taking place on the 30th of September 2015. This is in line with our 2015 congress resolutions where we resolved: