We are not fools - Sadtu on Zuma

2017-04-27 12:15

Western Cape members of the SA Democratic Teacher's Association strongly criticised the way the ANC is handling the controversies around President Jacob Zuma, at a lecture in memory of late party stalwart Oliver Tambo.

Public Protector probes teachers

2017-02-12 06:01

The Public Protector has launched an investigation into South Africa’s professional body for teachers following allegations of financial mismanagement and nepotism.

School stationery woes in Limpopo not over- Sadtu

2017-02-02 17:30

The South African Democratic Teachers Union in Limpopo says delays with the delivery of stationery have improved but the Sekhukhune district still remains a concern.

Sadtu warns of looming crisis as Limpopo teachers’ contracts are not renewed

2017-01-13 15:00

The South African Democratic Teachers Union in Limpopo has warned of a looming education crisis after dozens of temporary maths and science teachers' contracts were not renewed.

Matric results dispel 'DA lies' - Sadtu

2017-01-05 16:07

The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union says that the 2016 matric results prove that the union is not a barrier to education, as claimed by the DA. 

We are no longer garden boys of the DA - Sadtu

2016-11-30 21:09

A meeting to discuss the "jobs for cash" report has been marred by racial undertones after the DA called the report by the South African Council of Educators "nonsensical".

Zuma drops court bid as protests escalate

2016-11-02 11:58

President Jacob Zuma has abandoned a High Court bid to halt the release of a graft ombudsman’s report into the Gupta family’s influence on his government.

Editorial: We must protect the IEC

2016-10-01 11:10

The ANC’s clash with – or more accurately attack on – the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), which City Press reported on last week, should be of grave concern to all South Africans who care for this democracy.

'Jobs for cash’ report taking us back to Apartheid - Sadtu

2016-06-16 17:21

Sadtu has used its Youth Day statement to lash out against the findings of a "jobs for cash" report – suggesting these could bring back apartheid.

Labour Wrap: The danger in mythologising the past

2016-06-02 07:07

Where corruption exists in education, it must be honestly confronted to ensure that SA has competent teachers organised into accountable unions, says Terry Bell.


Sadtu Western Cape bares all to ANC

2017-04-26 22:00

The SA Democratic Teachers Union in the Western Cape has told ANC national spokesperson Zizi Kodwa they are concerned about problems in the ANC's leadership.

Freedom of expression should not be misused – Sadtu on SONA disruption

2017-02-11 08:16

Opposition parties should not misuse the right to freedom of expression, the SA Democratic Teachers’ Union said on Friday.

Give Limpopo schools textbooks or we'll shut them down - Sadtu

2017-01-26 16:18

Teachers' union Sadtu says it will force schools in Limpopo to close if the education department doesn't deliver textbooks and stationery within three weeks.

8% matric pass rate - and this year could be worse, warn teachers at Libode school

2017-01-13 05:45

Some Eastern Cape schools do not have enough teachers and there are fears that already low matric pass rates will fall even more because of this.

Angie: I’m tired of excuses

2016-12-18 06:04

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says she is tired of excuses presented by officials when the department fails to deliver essential services to schools.

Not all of us are corrupt criminals - Sadtu on jobs for cash scandal

2016-11-30 14:16

Teachers' unions have continued to lash out at the "jobs for cash" report, slamming the speed at which it was compiled, the generalisations it contains and some of its recommendations.

Protesters disrupt tests at three West Coast schools

2016-10-29 12:47

Protesters have disrupted systemic tests at three schools on the West Coast despite a high court ruling that disruptions are unlawful, the Western Cape Education Department says.

Limpopo temporary teachers not paid - Sadtu

2016-08-20 22:55

The South African Democratic Teachers' Union has threatened to protest if more than 205 temporary teachers in Limpopo do not receive their salaries.

Sadtu welcomes new KZN education MEC

2016-06-07 21:55

The South African Democratic Teachers' Union in KwaZulu-Natal has welcomed the appointment of the new MEC for Education Mthandeni Dlungwane, saying it is committed to working with him.

DA calls for action against Sadtu in 'jobs for cash' scandal

2016-05-23 15:52

The DA has called for Sadtu's leadership to be called before Parliament to answer for the union's part in corruption detailed in a "jobs for cash" report released by the Ministerial Task Team.

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