The Labour party and teacher unions oppose charter schools because there is no mandatory requirement for all teachers at the schools to be registered.
They maintain that registration will protect kids. Yet day after day we see registered teachers before the courts for everything from kiddy fiddling to drink driving to fraud.
I wonder how this guy kept his registration…probably the union rep is my guess.
A teacher who was found driving so drunk he was off the scale of police breathalysers has been told he can continue in the classroom.
The Teacher’s Council released its decision today on whether to allow the American-born man to continue teaching today, following a disciplinary tribunal hearing..
His convictions came to light after a background check when he applied for a teaching licence in August last year, and was referred to the Council complaints committee. Read more »