Schools take another battering

The snow and gale-force winds that hit the Eastern Cape last month will adversely affect results at the end of the year, educationists are...

Eastern Cape frustrations continue

For five years, says Sadtu, the provincial Department of Education has failed to pay cash bonuses, leave gratuities, salary adjustments, relocation costs, substitute teachers...

‘Please give us teachers’

Education authorities in the Eastern Cape are once again under fire for failing to deal effectively with problems besetting schooling. With the first term...

Pedal-power to pass over mountains

Learners who have to walk several kilometres to school in the most rural parts of the former Transkei are to benefit from a pilot...

Absentee educators fingered

A recent head count undertaken by the Eastern Cape education department points to rampant truancy amongst its approximate 74 000 teachers.On any given day...

Long-serving teachers get the runaround

A retired school principal with more than four decades of teaching to her credit has received a meagre, one-off pension pay-out of just R15...

Sentencing of brutal teachers causes uproar

A regional court magistrate in the former Transkei has dispelled claims by the office of the Minister of Education Kader Asmal that his 'lenient”...

Fading away from neglect

"Teaching as a profession in South Africa is fading. It is a worrying factor. Where do we go wrong? Without education no country will...

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SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

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20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

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