NAPTOSA, the second largest union in the education sector, was registered by the Registrar of Labour Relations as the Trade Union on 1 November 2006. Furthermore, .
NAPTOSA enjoys all the rights of a trade union and operates within the National ELRC under the name of the Combined Trade Unions (CTU), called CTU – ATU. The Provincial Autonomous Teachers’ Unions (ATU) consist of NAPTOSA (the corresponding party), NATU, PEU, PSA and SAOU.
NAPTOSA is the only education sector union that is truly representative of the demographics of South Africa. Its strength lies in the diverse backgrounds of its members, bound by a common commitment to professionalism and to educating the youth of South Africa.
The Teacher Union/s and Department of Basic Education collaboration has finally borne fruit, as the "amendments to CAPS Section 4" has been published for implementation.
Read circular 61 of 2019, pdf click here (533 KB) .
Government Gazette dated 8 November 2019 NO. 42829, pdf click here (287 KB) .
If you're in the teaching profession, an almost daily duty is public speaking. Whether it's in the classroom, school hall or lecture room, there's a need to be a capable and confident communicator. In this issue of QEN read more on, 'Does public speaking terrify you? Speak to persuade! Keep it simple.'
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25 JANUARY 2020 SCHOOL READINESS FOR EDUCATORS – SATURDAY
“School Readiness for Educators” will be offered again in the NAPTOSA Gauteng Professional Development programme in term 1 of 2020. This is a one-day seminar for new teachers, developed and presented by Bev Booker for NAPTOSA Gauteng. The seminar is also suited to any teachers looking to reconnect with their purpose and passion for teaching (15 SACE CPTD points).
To download the programme and booking form - pdf Click here (1.15 MB)