Navigating the rights and responsibilities in the growing role of private actors in education
Private schools no longer cater just for the rich but for poorer people too
In 2015, parents accused Curro's Roodeplaat school, north of Pretoria, of dividing children into classrooms along racial lines. An investigation by the Gauteng department of education found the accusation to be true, and Curro apologised. Despite this, allegations of segregation and racism have since occurred at other Curro-owned independent schools...