Out of Court Settlement for Norms and Standards Case

EE says that Basic Education Minister has agreed to promulgate minimum norms and standards for school infrastructure

Non-governmental organisation, Equal Education (EE), says that Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, has agreed to promulgate minimum norms and standards for school infrastructure.

EE chairperson, Yoliswa Dwane, points out that, "In an out of court settlement ... Minister Motshekga has agreed to promulgate regulations to create binding minimum norms and standards for school infrastructure."

She says that according to the settlement, the norms and standards will be published for public comment by 15 January 2013, and finalised by 15 May 2013.

The regulations will require every school in South Africa to meet a minimum, but acceptable, level of school infrastructure which was conducive to learning and teaching.

To read the article titled, “Motshekga settles norms and standards out of court,” click here.

Source: 
Mail & Guardian

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