Schweizer Reneke News

WATCH: Suspended #SchweizerReneke teacher Elana Barkhuizen speaks out

The suspended North West's Laerskool Schweizer Reneke teacher, Elana Barkhuizen and members of Solidarity Trade Union during a media briefing at Forever Hotel in Centurion.

IOL , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

[WATCH] Solidarity to represent Schweizer Reneke teacher

[WATCH] Solidarity to represent Schweizer Reneke teacher Christa Eybers | Trade union Solidarity says it will approach the courts on an urgent basis, seeking to overturn the suspension Elana Barkhuizen, the teacher who was sanctioned for taking a photograph showing racial segregation at Laerskool Schweizer Reneke.

EWN , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

[WATCH] Schweizer Reneke teacher speaks out

[WATCH] Schweizer Reneke teacher speaks out Christa Eybers | Elana Barkhuizen was suspended last week after her photo went viral showing black and white pupils seated at separate tables in a grade R classroom.

EWN , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Solidarity: Suspended Schweizer Reneke teacher being used as scapegoat

JOHANNESBURG - Trade union Solidarity says the teacher who took the photograph showing racial segregation at Laerskool Schweizer Reneke is being used as a scapegoat.

EWN , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Schweizer-Reneke teacher at centre of segregated seating row still at school

Laerskool Schweizer Reneke made headlines when a picture of the grade R class went viral.

EWN , South Africa Jan 13, 2019

Trade Union Solidarity: Wrong teacher suspended at Schweizer-Reneke school

JOHANNESBURG - Trade Union Solidarity has accused the North West Education Department of suspending the wrong teacher at the centre of the Schweizer Reneke racism saga.

EWN , South Africa Jan 12, 2019

Schweizer Reneke teacher's suspension unlawful, says union

We have already started processes to challenge the suspension," said SAOU chief executive Chris Klopper.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 12, 2019

Schweizer-Reneke explain controversial reason for “segregating” kids

Inside the Schweizer Reneke school hall, the meeting was delayed by several minutes and some members of the communities were demanding that the principal is immediately dismissed, rather than postpone a decision until the start of next week.

The South African , South Africa Jan 10, 2019

Premier to investigate ‘racist’ seating at NW school

Images on social media show black and white pupils seated at separate tables, allegedly at a primary school in Schweizer Reneke.

EWN , South Africa Jan 8, 2019