South African Democratic Teachers Union

Type: Organization
Name: South African Democratic Teachers Union
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Sadtu calls for longer school holidays

CAPE TOWN – The South African Democratic Teachers Union   (Sadtu) has proposed longer school holidays following reports that a number of teachers are suffering from burnout.Sadtu's Jonovan Rustin says the union is particularly unhappy that the December ... [Published Eye Witness News - Jul 28 2014]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

NGO: Longer holidays not the answer

CAPE TOWN – Equal Education says it doesn’t believe extended school holidays will benefit teachers.The South African Democratic Teachers Union (Sadtu) wants longer school holidays so educators can get more rest.The union said it was unhappy that the December ... [Published Eye Witness News - 21 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

KZN Education welcomes Sadtu tv initiative

The Department of Education in KwaZulu-Natal has welcomed the launch of a television station piloted by the South African Democratic Teachers Union (Sadtu).The station, based at Durban's Sadtu offices, is aimed at developing teachers and learners by providing ... [Published SABC - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Teachers deserve longer holidays – Sadtu

Not content with four holidays a year, the largest teacher’s union is demanding revisions to the public school calendar.According to the South African Democratic Teachers Union (Sadtu), teachers deserve longer breaks as they spend the majority of their ... [Published All4Women - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

Sadtu wants all top posts in education

Durban - The only way transformation in education could happen quickly was if South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (Sadtu) members occupied all top jobs in the Basic Education Department and schools.Addressing more than 300 Sadtu delegates at the ... [Published IOL - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Team will address posts for sale allegations, says Motshekga

BASIC Education Minister Angie Motshekga has finalised the establishment of a ministerial task team that will soon begin investigating the alleged sale of posts at schools.Earlier this year reports emerged that South African Democratic Teachers Union ... [Published BDlive - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

SADTU: Statement by South African Democratic Teachers Union KwaZulu Natal, KwaZulu-Natal to use television to develop teachers

The South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU), with partners including Mindset, Telkom, Unkunzi, Hauwei, HP, Vortex, Cyberschool, Technology and 247 Technologies, will on Thursday (24 July ) officially launch a teacher development television programme ... [Published Polity.org.za - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Sadtu hails textbooks move

SIBONGISENI MAPHUMULOTeacher's unions have welcomed the move by the KZN education department to remove the middleman in the delivery of school textbooks.MEC for education Peggy Nkonyeni announced on Monday that the department will now be distributing ... [Published The New Age Online - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Shake-up planned for history in schools

Cape Town - Plans are on track to introduce changes to South African schools’ history curriculum which will contribute to nation building.Delivering her budget speech for 2014/15 in Parliament on Tuesday, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga said ... [Published IOL - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

COSATU statement on the passing on of ANC Womens League Deputy President Cde Nosipho Dorothy Ntwanambi

COSATU has learned with great shock and sadness of the passing on of the ANCWL Deputy President. As COSATU we salute a cadre of our Alliance who has sacrificed many things she loved in the service of our country, our people and our women.In comrade Nosipho, ... [Published Noodls - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 3 reports

President Zuma mourns passing of Ntwanambi

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma has extended condolences to the family and friends of ANC Women's League Deputy President and former ANC Chief Whip in the National Council of Provinces, Nosipho Dorothy Ntwanambi.Ntwanambi passed away on Tuesday after ... [Published SAnews.gov.za - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

MP Nosipho Ntwanambi dies

CAPE TOWN – The African National Congress (ANC)’s former chief whip in the National Council of Provinces (NCOP), Nosipho Dorothy Ntwanambi has died.Ntwanambi was deputy president of the ANC Women’s League (ANCWL) at the time of her passing on Tuesday ... [Published Eye Witness News - Jul 09 2014]

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Sishi says the Department of Education fully supports the initiative. "As you know, we are quite a rural province and communication, most of the time, is problematic."
"Where we come from we did not have to work until December 13 only for schools to re-open on 7 January the following year" the union’s general secretary Mungwena Maluleke told delegates at Sadtu’s provincial conference in Durban on Wednesday
"The Department of Basic Education should be occupied by progressive workers who are Sadtu members. Let us be aggressive like we have never been before" he said

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NGO: Longer holidays not the answer [Published Eye Witness News - 21 hours ago]
Sadtu calls for longer school holidays [Published Eye Witness News - Jul 28 2014]
KZN Education welcomes Sadtu tv initiative [Published SABC - Jul 25 2014]
Teachers deserve longer holidays – Sadtu [Published All4Women - Jul 25 2014]
Teachers want more holidays [Published IOL - Jul 24 2014]
Sadtu wants all top posts in education [Published IOL - Jul 24 2014]
Sadtu conference gets underway in Durban [Published SABC - Jul 23 2014]
Team will address posts for sale allegations, s... [Published BDlive - Jul 23 2014]
SADTU: Statement by South African Democratic Te... [Published Polity.org.za - Jul 23 2014]
EFF sit-in at legislature erupts in chaos [Published BDlive - Jul 23 2014]
Sadtu hails textbooks move [Published The New Age Online - Jul 23 2014]
Weekend roundup: The top news stories you need ... [Published All4Women - Jul 21 2014]
Huge teaching boost for Cape [Published Cape Times - Jul 21 2014]
Shake-up planned for history in schools [Published IOL - Jul 17 2014]
Motshekga looks to history to fix SA's pride [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Jul 16 2014]
Sadtu members: 'Vavi allies are being purged' [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Jul 11 2014]
Advisory panel to assess e-tolls in Gauteng [Published BDlive - Jul 11 2014]
COSATU statement on the passing on of ANC Women... [Published Noodls - Jul 10 2014]
Sadtu urges Gauteng teachers to ‘defend ANC’s c... [Published BDlive - Jul 09 2014]
ANCWL mourns Nosipho Ntwanambi's passing [Published Politicsweb - Jul 09 2014]
Vavi wants ousted members recalled [Published Daily Dispatch - Jul 09 2014]
Parliament mourns passing of first Woman Chief ... [Published South African Government - Jul 09 2014]
President Zuma mourns passing of Ntwanambi [Published SAnews.gov.za - Jul 09 2014]
President Jacob Zuma conveys condolences to fam... [Published South African Government - Jul 09 2014]
President Zuma sends condolences on the passing... [Published Noodls - Jul 09 2014]
Vavi calls for reinstatement of suspended Sadtu... [Published SABC - Jul 09 2014]
MP Nosipho Ntwanambi dies [Published Eye Witness News - Jul 09 2014]
Marius Fransman embodies crony democracy - Hele... [Published Politicsweb - Jul 08 2014]
DA will hold Minister Motshekga to account for ... [Published Democratic Alliance South Africa - Jul 03 2014]
MEC confirms Ngonzo suspension [Published Daily Dispatch - Jul 03 2014]
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