Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane on Tuessday reassured the public that student l.
The ACDP salutes Education Minister Naledi Pandor's efforts to inspire retired teachers to help close what she calls a "morality gap" and supports calls for the establishment of "local education committees" of retired teachers who could assess education in their communities and present their findings to district education offices.
But those wanting to infuse success and positive values in our education system would need the authority to do so.
Official consultants without legal authority to enforce discipline will fight a losing battle.
Discipline in schools will require a commitment. It is not the easy solution, but it is the only solution.
Not only will parents and teachers have to be prepared to make sacrifices to apply and follow through on discipline and resist the temptation to take the least line of resistance or to be "popular", but the minister and her department must also be prepared to be challenged on existing policy.
Cheryllyn Dudley, ACDP Chief Whip, Parliament