Access to school in South Africa: equity, fee free schools, parental involvement and civic participation
This presentation looked at fee-free schooling in South Africa and whether it improves equity. There was discussion about the quintile allocation. Shireen Motala argued that parental involvement and civic participation in schools should complement policy to promote pro-poor fee-free policy.
10th UKFIET conference, Oxford, 14-17 September 2009, 8 pp.