World Teachers` Day in the East Rand

16 October 2013

As teachers across the globe observe World Teachers` Day on October 5, teacher unions use the whole month to celebrate the day meant for their honour in many ways.

SADTU in Gauteng will celebrate World Teachers` Day by hosting a sports, culture and fun-filled celebration in the East Rand. The Union will also use the day to celebrate 23 years of its existence and share with the members the achievements of SADTU.

Where: Thokoza Stadium
When: 19 October 2013
Time: 9am until late

Members will participate in soccer, table tennis and netball and cultural events, poetry, modern dance, traditional dance, Indian dance, drama, gospel music and isicathamiya.

Leaders of the Tripartite Alliance will read out messages of support.

The media is welcomed.

Issued by: SADTU Secretariat

Contact: Nomusa Cembi, Media Officer 082 719 5157