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Lena Davies

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

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E-mail: ben.padley@mail.nasuwt.org.uk
Tel: 0121 457 6269
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Nasuwt comments on proposals for education cuts contained in leaked document21/05/2015 16:24

The NASUWT comments on reports that a document has been circulating among the Northern Ireland Executive which could lead to further deep cuts to education.

Threats on 'coasting' schools are a smokescreen18/05/2015 15:10

The NASUWT comments on the announcement by Education Secretary Nicky Morgan that headteachers of so-called ‘coasting schools’ will be sacked.

Teachers left exposed to violence and aggression15/05/2015 12:46

Teachers are being left unacceptably exposed to violence and aggression from pupils in the classroom, the Annual Conference of NASUWT Scotland has heard.

'One size fits all approach to ASN fails children15/05/2015 12:35

Children and young people who have additional support needs (ASN) are being denied the tailored support and range of educational options they deserve, teachers at the Annual Conference of NASUWT Scotland have stated.

Pay cuts put high quality education at risk15/05/2015 9:17

Children’s entitlement to a high-quality education is being put at risk by the widening pay gap between teaching and other professions, teachers at the Annual Conference of NASUWT Scotland have argued.

Employers continue to fail to tackle bureaucratic burdens14/05/2015 13:13

Employers and school leaders must act urgently to put in place measures to tackle excessive teacher workload which is taking its toll on their health and wellbeing and preventing them from focusing on teaching and learning, teachers at the Annual Conference of NASUWT Scotland have stated.

'Who wants miss to die? Click like'14/05/2015 12:36

The NASUWT, the fastest growing teachers’ union in Scotland, has today launched a guide for teachers on tackling the growing blight of technology abuse and misuse by pupils and parents.

Teachers from across Scotland gather for the NASUWT conference14/05/2015 0:02

NASUWT Scotland will hold its Annual Conference on Thursday 14 May and Friday 15 May 2015.

Gibraltar Government and teaching union agree ground-breaking social partnership01/05/2015 12:41

Her Majesty’s Government of Gibraltar (HMGOG) and the NASUWT have today agreed a framework for a ground-breaking social partnership.

Workers' Memorial Day-a poignant reminder of the tragic death of Ann Maguire28/04/2015 10:37

On Workers’ Memorial Day, NASUWT remembers Leeds schoolteacher and NASUWT member Ann Maguire on the first anniversary of her tragic death.

Workers more at risk as a result of Coalition's trivialisation of health and safety28/04/2015 10:30

The NASUWT is marking Workers’ Memorial Day today (Tuesday) by highlighting the continuing concerns about the Coalition Government’s approach to health and safety, in particular its failure to address the hidden killer in our schools-asbestos.

'All Wrexham teachers are put at risk by the adverse performance management practices at Darland High School' says the NASUWT27/04/2015 18:24

NASUWT members at Darland High School in Rossett are taking four planned days of strike action

Teachers and other public service workers send a strong message to the States25/04/2015 0:02

Members of the NASUWT will be taking part in a major march and rally today (Saturday) organised by public sector trade unions in Guernsey in protest at proposed detrimental changes to public sector pension schemes and the refusal of the States to seek a negotiated settlement.

Unacceptable for teachers to bear brunt of austerity24/04/2015 14:44

“It is completely unacceptable for the SEB to expect teachers and other public sector workers to bear the brunt of the States’ austerity measures."

Calls for ministers and employers to address the drivers of sickness absence22/04/2015 15:49

Ministers and employers have to take seriously and address the issues of real concern that are damaging the health and welfare of the teaching workforce.

Another empty promise from the Liberal Democrats22/04/2015 14:50

NASUWT comments on the Liberal Democrats' statement that they would seek to ensure public sector pay rises at least in line with inflation in 2016 and 17.

Wigan teachers to strike22/04/2015 10:28

Members of the NASUWT will hold the first of six days of strike action starting tomorrow (Thursday) at St Jude’s Catholic Primary School in Worsley Mesnes.

NASUWT congratulates Iraqi trade union leader on prestigious international award10/04/2015 15:44

The NASUWT has congratulated Ahmed Jassam Salih Al-Shiblawi of the Iraqi Teachers Union (ITU) who has been announced as the winner of Education International’s Mary Hatwood Futrell Human and Trade Union Rights Award.

NASUWT welcomes Labour's commitment to educational entitlement for all children and young people09/04/2015 12:32

NASUWT comments on the launch of the Labour Party's education manifesto

Older teachers face discrimination06/04/2015 11:57

Discrimination against older teachers in schools has become an increasingly serious problem, representatives at the Annual Conference of the NASUWT have argued.

 

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