'Critical shortages' see over 2000 student teachers replace COVID-ill staff

Agron Latifi
By Agron Latifi
Updated March 31 2022 - 4:02am, first published 4:00am
NSW Teachers Federation deputy president Henry Rajendra. There have been large numbers of teachers calling in sick, leaving school principals and administrators to scramble to find replacement teachers daily.

School communities across NSW are being impacted by increases in cases of COVID-19.


Agron Latifi

Agron Latifi

Sports Reporter

Wollongong born and bred. I love reporting about the Illawarra region and have been doing it for more than 20 years. I've moved into sport recently after covering the education round for the last five plus years for the Illawarra Mercury. It's been a great pleasure.

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