Teaching profession is attracting criminals and convicted murderers

An alarming number of prospective teachers have criminal records ranging from theft to domestic violence

16 November 2020 - 20:14 By prega govender

Murderers, fraudsters, thieves and drunkards ... these were among the prospective teachers who applied for registration with the SA Council for Educators (Sace) in the past financial year.

Of the 59 applicants with criminal records, two were convicted murderers, while one was found guilty of attempted murder...

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