Teacher assistants have made an impact in schools, and families now have someone with an income

Experts say there must be clear guidelines for what they do, and a better budgetary process for them

03 March 2024 - 00:00

The thousands of young adults working as teacher assistants in Gauteng state schools are helping to improve discipline in classrooms, allowing educators to get on with the job of teaching...

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