DA TO MARCH TO GRAHAMSTOWN COURT IN SOLIDARITY WITH LEARNERS AFFECTED BY TEACHER SHORTAGES

Tomorrow, Thursday 12 July 2012, DA Shadow Minister for Education Annette Lovemore MP and DA Shadow MEC for Education Edmund van Vuuren MPL, will lead a march in solidarity with all learners affected by teacher shortages in the Eastern Cape. The march will conclude with a picket outside the Grahamstown High Court.The march and the picket are timed to coincide with the court challenge (brought by The Centre for Child Law and others) to force the Department of Education (national and provincial) to implement its 2012 post establishment and appoint the number of teachers allocated per school.

Date: Thursday, 12 July 2012

Time: 9:00

Venue: Drostdy Arch, Rhodes University, to the High Court in Grahamstown