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The NASUWT press office can be contacted on the details below.

Please note these numbers are for journalists only. NASUWT members seeking advice or support should contact their National Executive Member or Regional Centre (please click on the links for contact information)

Lena Davies

E-mail: lena.davies@mail.nasuwt.org.uk
Tel: 0121 457 6250
Mobile (and out of hours contact): 07867 392 746

Ben Padley

E-mail: ben.padley@mail.nasuwt.org.uk
Tel: 0121 457 6269
Mobile (and out of hours contact): 07785 463 119

Amanda Williamson

E-mail: amanda.williamson@mail.nasuwt.org.uk
Tel: 0121 457 6239
Mobile (and out of hours contact) 0774 124 6202

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NASUWT comments on A-level results14/08/2014 10:32

“It is clear that standards have been maintained across the board and credit for that must go to teachers who have, yet again, pulled out all the stops to ensure that young people are supported to achieve their best."

NASUWT comments on A-level results in Northern Ireland14/08/2014 10:28

“Teachers in Northern Ireland have achieved these results despite the fact that they continue to face serious challenges to their working conditions."

NASUWT comments on A-level results in Wales14/08/2014 10:20

“Congratulations must go to young people and their teachers who have worked so hard to deliver yet another excellent set of results."

NASUWT comments ahead of the publication of A-level results13/08/2014 9:55

“The fact is that tomorrow’s results will have been achieved despite the Government’s reforms, not because of them.”

Continuing challenges of curriculum reform cast a shadow across the new academic year13/08/2014 0:02

As schools in Scotland return for the start of the new academic year, the NASUWT has warned that teacher workload, stress and uncertainty will continue to increase as the profession struggles to implement reform.

NASUWT comments on school costs survey11/08/2014 11:17

NASUWT comments on a survey showing the costs parents face in sending their children back to school for the new academic year.

Appointment of the new chair of the School Teachers' Review Body08/08/2014 8:40

NASUWT comments on the appointment of Patricia Rice as the new chair of the School Teachers' Review Body (STRB)

NASUWT comments on Institute of Education report into free schools07/08/2014 0:03

NASUWT comments on a report showing that the pupil intake of many free schools is not representative of the communities they are located in.

NASUWT comments on Scottish exam results05/08/2014 0:01

“If teachers are to continue to be able to support pupils in achieving such high standards in public examinations, it is critical that they are given the working conditions to enable them to ensure children and young people are able to receive the highest standards of education."

70th anniversary of 1944 Education Act-time to reclaim the promise03/08/2014 0:03

NASUWT has highlighted the Coalition Government's 'broken promises' to children and young people on the anniversary of the 1944 Education Act which established a national eductaion service.

Appointment of the new chair of Ofsted31/07/2014 14:54

NASUWT comments on the appointment of David Hoare, businessman and board member of the AET academy chain, as the new chair of Ofsted.

Redundancy announcements - Shambolic process24/07/2014 12:29

Anxiety and uncertainty remains for dozens of teachers in shambolic process which has been characterised by confusion and delay

Peter Clarke's report on the 'Trojan Horse' investigation - 'an inconvenient truth for the coalition government'22/07/2014 15:09

The Report is an inconvenient truth for the Coalition Government; it exposes a litany of failures which strike at the heart of the Coalition Government’s education policy.

NASUWT comments on 'Trojan Horse' investigation report18/07/2014 17:12

Excessive freedoms and flexibilities given to schools by the Coalition Government means the school system is at the mercy of poor governance and leadership and management practices.

Prime Minister challenged on ballot announcement18/07/2014 16:12

If the Prime Minister believes that a threshold of 50% is an appropriate mandate for trade union ballots then it clearly would be hypocritical not to apply the same standard to other elections affecting public services.

NASUWT responds to the appointment of the new Secretary of State for Education15/07/2014 10:54

The NASUWT has always sought to engage constructively with the Secretary of State for Education and will continue to do so.

NASUWT comments on LGA's call for education trusts09/07/2014 9:43

“The recommendation by the LGA is a welcome addition to the debate about how to overcome the democratic deficit which is blighting public education and undermining public confidence and trust in our schools."

High-Quality Vocational Learning Needs Imporoved Funding08/07/2014 15:40

“Employers who say they want to see greater skills in the workforce also have to put their money where their mouths are and play their part in helping to build the highly-skilled economy our country needs.”

NASUWT comments on CBI/Pearson Education and Skills Survey04/07/2014 11:25

"One fact often omitted by these surveys is the scandalously low level of investment in workforce training and development made by employers in this country in comparison with other industrialised countries."

TALIS survey should serve as a wake-up call to the Coalition25/06/2014 16:11

"Teachers are working much longer hours, and are spending much of their working time on pointless bureaucracy and administration."


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