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"The aim of education shall be to teach the youth to love their people and their culture, to honour human brotherhood, liberty and peace." - The Freedom Charter

IndexIn reverse date order

July 2016

EI Documents on Privatisation in India, and responses
July 2016, Other Documents

June 2016

June 2016, Documents

May 2016

May 2016, Documents


Bridge International Academy (BIA) Collection - Documents on BIA grouped on one page

April 2016

April 2016, Statements
Two Statements from BIA, one from SADTU
April 2016, Articles
Articles on BIA in Liberia, on the World Bank, and on Pearson
Pearson Shareholders Resolution Web Site
With 18-minute humorous video on standardised testing (external link).

March 2016

March 2016, Statements
Seven statements
March 2016, Articles
Seven articles

February 2016

February 2016, Statements
Four Statements
February 2016, Articles
Three Articles
Cashing In On Kids – Three-minute AFT video cartoon about privatisation of education in the USA
Privatisation, Ten Articles - Issue 45 of Worlds of Education, February 2016, Published by Education International
AFT Motion for Pearson AGM - AFT initiative to launch a critical motion at Pearson's 29 April 2016 AGM (9 files)
The DBE and the Volmink Connection - In December 2015, Professor John Volmink emerged as the new public face of the DBE. Who is he? (3 Files)

January 2016
January 2016, Statements
Statement from BIA
Summer School on Privatisation - Documents from Education InternationaI and others including material on Pearson, Bridge &c (10 files)
Bad Vibes around Pearson - Pearson's business model may be a failure in its own terms (4 files)


Selected Links

CU Course on Education
Ten-Part Course for study circles
CU half-day Political School on Education and Languages
Modular or stand-alone
CU Course on Languages
Ten-Part Course for study circles
History Resource Booklets
For teacher's preparation of lessons on significant days

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Communist University Course on Education - This ten-part course opens discussion on critical pedagogical theory.