The Democratic Alliance is calling on the
Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga to bring back those teachers who
resigned because of the pension fund scandal and now want to return.
DA MP of Basic Education Annette Lovemore
said in November alone about 4 600 teachers resigned and the minister must
put the interest of the learner first.
Lovemore said many of those teachers now
realize that they made a mistake and they want to come back to teaching, the
minister is stopping them from doing so.
Lovemore said we are saying every child
deserves a good teacher. If there are teachers who made a mistake and retired
and need to be back in our classrooms, we need to get them back in our
Lovemore said I will be writing to the
minister to urge her to lift her block on the retired teachers returning to our
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