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    • Effective school governing bodies: parental involvement 

      Mncube, Vusi; Harber, Clive; Du Plessis, Pierre (University of the Free State, 2011)
      English: This article investigates how parents can best be involved in school governing bodies (SGBs). The study adopts a qualitative approach, using focus group interviews. The findings suggest that the context within ...
    • Learner representatives in the governing bodies of secondary schools 

      Heystek, J (University of the Free State, 2001)
      Englsih: Learners in secondary schools are officially represented in school governing bodies (SGBs) in terms of the South African Schools Act, Act 84 of 1996. As part of the democratisation process in South African society, ...
    • Managing the disclosure of school learners’ HIV status 

      Maile, Simeon (University of the Free State, 2003)
      Englsih: This paper deals with school governing bodies’ (SGBs) understanding and implementation of legislation and policy on HIV/AIDS. It is based on research conducted in Mpumalanga by means of an authentic but hypothetically ...
    • Policy-making by public school governing bodies: law and practice in Gauteng 

      Joubert, Rika (University of the Free State, 2009)
      English: The South African Schools Act stipulates that school governing bodies are responsible for drafting certain school policies. This article reports on a qualitative research study conducted in 50 schools in Gauteng ...
    • Section twenty-one status and school governing bodies in rural schools 

      Jan, Heystek; Nyambi, Mandrew (University of the Free State, 2007)
      English: Awarding section twenty-one status to schools in South Africa was hailed as a significant milestone towards the democratisation and functioning of schools in South Africa. The purpose of the study was to examine ...