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Research data: SECONDARY EDUCATION
International research has shown that the quality of school leadership and management (SLM) is important for teaching and learning, particul...
Most of the research on SLM and educational outcomes in South Africa is based on small-scale studies and are descriptive in nature. Here, we...Download this report
2015 The evolution of educational inequalities through secondary school: evidence from a South African panel study
Schooling outcomes in South Africa are characterised by significant inequalities on the basis of race and socio-economic status. This paper ...
2014 'Managing' the rights of gays and lesbians: reflections from some South African secondary schools
Against the backdrop of South Africa's policies that guarantee equality on the basis of sexual orientation, this article documents the ways ...