Coloured parents have no faith in Roodepoort task team

Parents and pupils of Davidsonville vowed to forcibly reopen Roodepoort Primary School on Monday morning.

“I am going to use bolt cutters to open this school. We are going to open it with force,” Jerome Lottering from the Davidsonville Community … Read the rest

Education dept. to swamp Afrikaans schools regardless of court order

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says no school will be allowed to exclude a learner on the basis of language.

“The right to education is one of the most fundamental rights in the Constitution and if any school, when applying … Read the rest

Gauteng Education imposes English on 124 Afrikaans schools by decree

The Education Department of the Gauteng province has decided to force 124 Afrikaans schools to become parallel medium as a first step to eradicating Afrikaans as an educational language in schools. The Department released the following statement by its MEC, … Read the rest

Black classmates cheer as white pupil attacks teacher

glenvistaThe Gauteng education department has condemned the assault of a teacher by a white Grade Eight pupil at Glenvista High School in Johannesburg south.

“The head of department has already dispatched a team of senior officials to the school to … Read the rest