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African teachers" struggle for educational justice in South Africa, 1906₋1996

TUATA in the centre of the battle

by Themba Sono

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Published by JL van Schaik, Thorold"s Africana Books [distributor] in Pretoria, Johannesburg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • Transvaal
    • Subjects:
    • Transvaal United African Teachers" Association -- History.,
    • Teachers" unions -- South Africa -- Transvaal -- History.,
    • Educational equalization -- South Africa -- Transvaal -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementThemba Sono.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB2844.53.S62 T727 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination190 p. ;
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL107651M
      ISBN 100627023886
      LC Control Number99225898

      The type of education prevalent in Africa before the coming of Western civilisation was generally known as African traditional education or indigenous education of the various communities. Most recent works on new perspectives in African education, vis-a-vis the role and impact of Christian missions from the West include those of Coetzee and Roux (eds) () and Makgoba ().Cited by: teacher professionalism in post South African school education. It assesses the factors which contribute to the shaping of teacher professionalisation and professionalism in South Africa today, given the legacy of apartheid and taking into consideration the post attempts at redressing past inequities and promoting quality.

      Here are the facts: 15% of South Africa’s total budget was spent on basic education in the last 12 months that ended March That is about Rbn. That is about Rbn. Regardless of the money spent, South Africa’s primary education system was rated th out of countries in the World Economic Forum –17 Global. in South Africa saw the transition from South Africa's National Party government who had ruled the country since and had advocated the apartheid system for most of its history, to the African National Congress (ANC) who had been outlawed in South Africa since the s for its opposition to apartheid. The ANC won a majority in the first multiracial election held under universal s: s, s, s, s, s.

        The education ministry appointed a committee of prominent historians, anthropologists and archaeologists - including Nasson - to mull over how best to address South Africa's complex past. Coordinates the annual Children’s Africana Book Award. African Studies K Outreach Programs: University based programs which provide resources and professional development for teachers. H-AfrTeach: A discussion list which provides a forum on teaching about Africa at all educational levels.


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