Educators bemoan lack of mobile classes as pupils return to school

As thousands of pupils returned to schools yesterday, after staying home for five months due to the Covid-19 lockdown, some schools complained about the shortage of classrooms and manpower.

Sowetan visited various schools in Soweto where school officials complained about the shortage of classrooms to accommodate pupils in grades 1,2,3,4,6,9,10 and 11. The school officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity as they are not allowed to speak to the media, decried the lack of mobile classrooms to give them enough space for pupils...

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