Fee Exemptions: The Kern Matter

Hilde Kern v HOD: Western Cape Education Department and Four Others On 11 April 2016, the EELC filed papers in the Western Cape High Court on behalf of Mrs Hilde Kern, asking the court to review [...]

Public Schools on Private Land

Jacobus du Plessis NO & Others v MEC for Education, Western Cape and Others Grootkraal Primary was first threatened in 2011, when the new owners of the land upon which it stood announced [...]

Discrimination & Fee Exemptions

Michelle Saffer v HOD, Western Cape Education Department and Five Others In 2011, Michelle Saffer’s fee exemption application for her daughter was refused as the school requested financial [...]

The Right to Scholar Transport

Thousands of members of Equal Education in Nquthu, Kwa-Zulu Natal, walk more than 10km to school each day, encountering dangerous conditions and arriving at school too tired to focus. The EELC [...]