Is Sadtu still accountable to society?

2015-01-20 15:00

Whether one agrees with its position or not, the fact that teachers’ union Sadtu publicly declares its position is commendable and creates an avenue for wider public engagement that is beyond the union itself, and encompasses both teachers and the government as the employer.

If there was a critical mass of union leaders genuinely committed to calling on their members to respect the work of education and teach every day, as urged by Sadtu, many of the challenges currently experienced in South Africa’s education system would be addressed. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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