Current Affairs
UPDATE (2): Teacher attacked at school

A teacher has been attacked at St Margaret’s College, known as Verdala, in Cospicua.

This incident has been confirmed to by the Police.

The Education Ministry said in a statement that a person attacked an official in a state school. It added that the official had been given the necessary support, and a report had been filed with the Police.

The Ministry deplored these violent acts, and called on the authorities to take all possible necessary steps at law against the individual involved.

In a statement the MUT condemned the aggression on the teacher and educators. Whilst stating that it is working closely with educators in the school where the incident occurred, the MUT added that this was unacceptable behaviour, and is symptomatic of the situation being faced by educators in the performance of their duties. It added that instead of being assisted to address the difficulties they face on a daily basis, educators are experiencing situations in which some parents are uncooperative, and instead of assisting educators so that the children work on their shortcomings,  blame the school and educators for the same shortcomings. The MUT reiterated its appeal for security measures at schools.


Other News
Current Affairs

Andre Bugeja who is 19-years-old, and 18-year-old Massimo Fasanelli, both from Sliema, have been detained under arrest after being arraigned in Court and charged with the theft of €1,500 from…

Current Affairs

The Malta Arts Council has published regulations and issued applications for those who wish to participate in this year’s Christmas Crib Competition. The competition will cover six sections including mechanised…

Current Affairs

The programme of activities connected to the international campaign for the prevention of violence towards women will cover 16 days, that is, from 24th November to 10th December. The Commissioner…

Current Affairs

Just a few weeks after the opening of Business First offices in Mrieħel, free training courses have been launched for those running small and large enterprises to keep them adjourned…

View More