Tributes continue to pour in for Chabane

2015-03-16 20:29

Tributes have continued to pour in for Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane, killed in a car accident at the weekend.

Racist undertones in Roodepoort - SADTU

2015-02-21 14:05

The disruptions at a Roodepoort school appear to be underpinned by racist undertones, the SA Democratic Teachers Union in Gauteng says.

Re-examine teacher training model - Sadtu

2015-02-03 15:21

The SA Democratic Teachers Union has welcomed plans to provide extra training for teachers, but say the model should be examined thoroughly.

Tone down matric euphoria - Sadtu

2015-01-06 10:03

The education department needs to place as much emphasis on the other grades as it does on matric, teachers' union Sadtu says.

Probe into teacher jobs-for-money scam

2014-11-02 16:01

A task team has begun investigating the alleged selling of teacher posts, the basic education department says.

Unions demand 15% pay hike from government

2014-10-03 11:57

South Africa's main public service unions, which collectively represent around 1.3 million workers, are demanding a 15% salary hike from government.

Sadtu a beacon of hope - Motshekga

2014-10-02 20:56

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says that the SA Democratic Teachers' Union is a beacon of hope, having made huge progress since apartheid when schools were "on fire".

Teach indigenous languages - Zuma

2014-10-02 15:24

President Jacob Zuma says teaching indigenous languages at schools should be made a priority.

Sadtu: Over-emphasis on tests, assessments

2014-09-28 21:09

The implementation of Annual National Assessments does not assist schools or the education system, the South African Democratic Teachers` Union has said.

Sadtu: Madonsela using position to attack ANC

2014-09-01 12:19

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela must stop using her office to "attack the ANC", the SA Democratic Teachers' Union says.


Security guard killed at KZN school

2015-03-10 14:39

A 32-year-old man was shot and killed in KwaMakhutha, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

Unions: EFF MPs behaviour leaves bitter taste

2015-02-16 16:17

The behaviour of EFF MPs in Parliament during the State of the Nation address last week undermines democratic institutions and leaves a bitter taste in the mouth, Sadtu and Popcru have said.

Limpopo protests affecting schools - alliance

2015-01-20 11:32

The protests in the Malamulele area in Limpopo that have prevented pupils from attending school are "extremely concerning", the education alliance says.

Sadtu welcomes KZN probe

2014-11-25 19:13

Sadtu has welcomed a decision by KwaZulu-Natal Education MEC Peggy Nkonyeni to establish a committee to investigate how and where the department spends its money.

ANA assessments not working - DA

2014-10-06 18:47

The DA says it agrees with Sadtu's view that the Annual National Assessments are not working.

Opposition parties good for nothing – Nzimande

2014-10-02 21:53

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande has launched a scathing attack on opposition parties in his speech at the SA Democratic Teachers Union’s eighth congress.

Salaries to be reviewed - Zuma

2014-10-02 20:21

President Jacob Zuma says the salaries of teachers and health professionals are being reviewed.

Sadtu KZN case struck off roll

2014-10-01 22:20

An urgent application by Sadtu's KwaZulu-Natal branch against its national office has been struck off the roll for lack of urgency.

SADTU court decision bittersweet

2014-09-24 10:56

The Eastern Cape High Court ruling in favour of the SA Democratic Teachers Union national executive committee against the union's Eastern Cape leadership is bittersweet, Sadtu says.

Task team urges matric shake up

2014-08-03 08:31

The recommendations of a ministerial task team on the way matrics are taught and tested could set in motion a major shakeup of our education system, the Sunday Times reports.

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