High learner-teacher ratios blamed for violence in schools

Teacher handbook calls for change in classes

The South African Council for Educators (Sace) is calling for the teacher-learner ratio to be decreased in classes so that teachers can know their pupils better.

This was revealed in the new Teachers’ Safety and Security in South African Schools Handbook that will serve as a toolkit guide for teachers on matters affecting them daily in the classroom...

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