ARTICLES RELATING TO TEACHERS

Teachers work in toxic environments

2014-04-09 14:30

South African teachers are disgruntled, overworked and stressed, and work in toxic environments. They are furthermore being bullied by colleagues and school management.

Teacher tapes kids’ mouths shut

2014-03-07 10:55

Teacher tapes the mouths of entire class of giggling 10 year olds.

Teacher tapes kids’ mouths shut

2014-03-05 09:34

Art teacher tapes the mouths shut of entire class of giggling 10 year olds.

Teacher’s steamy pics exposed

2014-02-19 07:46

US teacher’s steamy job-on-the-side leads to suspension.

R2.3bn paid to surplus teachers

2013-02-03 09:50

An amount of R2.3bn is being paid by the education department to teachers whose posts were abolished, the Sunday Times reports.

E Cape seeks bailout to pay teachers

2012-01-05 09:35

The Eastern Cape education department has approached the provincial treasury for a R15m bailout to settle salary arrears owed to teachers.

Passing the ethics buck

2011-08-18 18:49

Children need to learn ethics, says Kgalema Motlanthe. Agreed, but who is showing them the way?

Fatter paycheck for some KZN teachers

2010-11-19 11:25

KwaZulu-Natal grade R teachers will receive a salary increase before the end of November, says the SA Democratic Teachers’ Union.

No more weird teachers?

2010-01-13 10:43

Tracy Engelbrecht sends her child off to school in the hope there are no teachers like her own Grade 3 nightmare.

Cosatu: SA education in crisis

2009-07-01 21:03

Union federation Cosatu has expressed concern about the state of education in South Africa where teachers are considered "miracle workers".

OSD talks frustrate teachers

2009-06-30 19:01

Teachers unions have expressed frustration over the lack of progress made in wage talks with government, as the deadline for agreements on Occupation Specific Dispensation looms.

Zuma disappoints analysts

2009-06-03 22:12

President Jacob Zuma's speech was too low on detail and failed to inspire hope that he could set the country on a brave new course, analysts say.

Cosatu congratulates Zuma

2009-06-03 16:52

Cosatu says that while President Jacob Zuma's speech was "excellent", the union federation is disappointed with its lack of focus on international issues.

Zuma reads teachers the riot act

2009-06-03 12:45

President Jacob Zuma says education will be a key priority, and has warned teachers to take their jobs seriously.

 

Teachers work in toxic environments

2014-04-09 11:10

South African teachers are disgruntled, overworked and stressed, and work in toxic environments. They are furthermore being bullied by colleagues and school management.

Teacher tapes kids’ mouths shut

2014-03-05 09:36

Art teacher tapes the mouths shut of entire class of giggling 10 year olds.

Teacher’s racy photo shoot suspension

2014-02-21 10:19

US teacher’s side job, creates uncomfortable atmosphere.

Teacher’s racy photo shoot suspension

2014-02-18 11:14

US teacher’s steamy job-on-the-side creates uncomfortable atmosphere.

Sadtu: Teachers must be prepared

2012-10-28 14:44

Teachers must be on time, thoroughly prepared and professional, says the SA Democratic Teachers' Union.

Naptosa: Teachers will not benefit

2012-06-20 17:17

Teachers will not benefit from a new pay offer by the state for public servants, says teachers' union Naptosa.

Laptop programme runs out of cash

2011-09-20 08:07

A government programme worth more than half a billion rand to supply public schools' teachers with laptop computers has run out of cash, according to a report.

'Unions did not object to deductions'

2011-03-11 08:56

Unions did not object to the implementation of the "no work, no pay" policy for teachers who participated in last year's public sector strike, says a government spokesperson.

Why are teachers failing?

2010-02-04 09:46

Sex abuse, bad marks and protesting parents: the teaching profession is under fire.

Teacher OSD talks not done

2009-07-02 22:03

Talks to resolve the implementation of the Occupation Specific Dispensation in the education sector will continue next week, the Public Service Co-ordinating Bargaining Council says.

Task team for teacher pay talks

2009-07-01 20:02

Government and teacher unions at odds over the occupation specific dispensation have established a task team in an attempt to resolve the impasse, unions say.

Unions: Govt ignoring teachers

2009-06-29 21:04

Teachers' demands are not prioritised as both the departments of education and public service and administration have failed to comply with the occupation specific dispensation.

Mixed response to speech

2009-06-03 19:02

While the ANC's alliance partners welcomed President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation address, analysts say it was disappointingly low on detail.

DA: Speech shows socialist swing

2009-06-03 15:33

President Jacob Zuma's first State of the Nation address to Parliament marks a shift towards a socialist agenda, the DA has said.

Taxi driver threatens teachers

2009-06-03 12:30

Members of the KwaZulu-Natal executive council will continue talks with taxi associations in the province's south coast after allegations surfaced that taxi drivers were threatening teachers.

 
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