Schools and education

* The missionary school where so many Black intellectuals of the 19th and early 20th century—from Tiyo Soga to Thabo Mbeki to Steve Biko — were to be educated.   Lovedale was established in 1824 by John Bennie and John Ross of the Glasgow Missionary Society (GMS). It was named after the society’s secretary at the… Continue reading Schools and education

ONLY SOUTH AFRICA – 962 schools robbed, vandalised, torched since start of lockdown

Die afbrand van skole gaan al vir etlike dekades aan, is nie net nou wat sulke terrorisme gebeur nie.   WANT ... Hulle wil nie skoolgaan nie, en nog minder leer - hoekom sal hulle geleerdheid wil ontvang, as die regering soveel toelaes gratis uitdeel - en soveel belastingbetalers melk vir al hierdie maatskaplike afhanklikes.  Dis… Continue reading ONLY SOUTH AFRICA – 962 schools robbed, vandalised, torched since start of lockdown

Vandalism and Violent protest actions at schools and infrastructure South Africa

  Vandalism and theft across Gauteng schools have cost the provincial Education Department over R120 million since the start of the year 2019 (does not included previous years).   The staggering figure was released by MEC Panyanza Lesufi's office during August 2019 which said 262 criminal cases were registered since January.  The Gauteng Education Department has… Continue reading Vandalism and Violent protest actions at schools and infrastructure South Africa

Education politics – SEX – Africa also a problem, not only SA

Is "seksonderrig" in skole regtig suksesvol en om verkragtings te voorkom of sit daar meer hieragter?  Getalle!  In oorlog geteisterde gebiede in Afrika, is dit soldate wat meestal die vroue en jong meisies verkrag om vroue te gebruik om hul mag af te dwing en dan word onwelkome babas gebore.  Getalle!   Die regering moet dalk… Continue reading Education politics – SEX – Africa also a problem, not only SA

Schools – stolen laptops Gauteng

  This is the reality -  since when must a shool supply tablets or computers to children and where are the necessary insurances on this equipment?  This ANC government do it because they want to feed them like them.   In our days, before 1994, there was no such luck to have such elite computers to… Continue reading Schools – stolen laptops Gauteng

Schools torched in South Africa

If school children or students torched school building or universities, let them study under the tree or they must build it up by themselves with their own money or their parents.   They must use their own labour and pay them to do that.  Where were the parents when they did this?  Nobody gave them orders… Continue reading Schools torched in South Africa

Discipline at schools – South Africa

  Deputy Minister of police, Bongani Mkongi, has called on South Africans to begin the discussion on corporal punishment in schools. Mkongi says that since the banishment of corporal punishment, alternative forms of discipline are not bearing fruit.   The police deputy minister was speaking at a school safety summit hosted by the Gauteng government in… Continue reading Discipline at schools – South Africa

Tragiese ongeluk op skool Vanderbijlpark

Meegevoel aan die kinders se ouers en vriende wie oorlede is, asook skoolvriende wat iemand spesiaal verloor het.  Harte is seer oor die ongeluk.   Die tonele lyk skrikwekkend wat hier moes gebeur het.  Sterkte aan die skool. Christa Eybers | Three pupils died and more than 20 others were injured after a walkway collapsed at Hoërskool Driehoek in… Continue reading Tragiese ongeluk op skool Vanderbijlpark

The R105 million Menzi question

  What is the real expenditure for those stolen goods?   Could this really add up to R105 million? The primary school was robbed just a week after education MEC Panyaza Lesufi opened the R105m facility and asked Tsakane residents to look after it.    stolen included 185 tablets, eight laptops, two projectors and three desktop… Continue reading The R105 million Menzi question

Misdaad by skool – Crime at Menzi

  The school with the "smart classes", which was previously run from a dilapidated structure, was worth over R105 million and will benefit hundreds of children from the East Rand community.  but unfortunately, a week later, most of the equipment were gone - 185 tablets were stolen along with a range of other valuables including… Continue reading Misdaad by skool – Crime at Menzi

Constitution – Grondwet (SA)

Deur wie word die Grondwet en Opvoeding befonds - hulle is en bly begunstigdes. - Who are the founding members of the South African Constitution.  Who are the funders of Education Atlantic Philanthropies, Open Society Foundation and Ford foundation. *** Atlantic Philanthropies, Open Society Foundation and Ford foundation. * The Joint Fund to… Continue reading Constitution – Grondwet (SA)