Monthly Archives: February 2012

NASUWT WELCOMES ATTEMPTS TO END ‘CHAOTIC’ APPROACH TO EDUCATION POLICY DEVELOPMENT

NASUWT WELCOMES ATTEMPTS TO END ‘CHAOTIC’ APPROACH TO EDUCATION POLICY DEVELOPMENT Commenting on plans unveiled by Shadow Education Secretary Stephen Twigg for an independent Office for Educational Improvement, Chris Keates, General Secretary of the NASUWT, the largest teachers’ union, said: … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

‘DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER IS COMPLICIT IN CREATING YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT’

‘DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER IS COMPLICIT IN CREATING YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT’ SAYS THE NASUWT Commenting on Nick Clegg’s launch of a £126 million scheme to get unemployed young people back into education and training and his concern about the ‘ticking time bomb’ … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

IN SOLIDARITY

Dear Colleagues, Your urgent support and action is needed. IRAQ The NASUWT is receiving reports that the deepening political crisis in Iraq is leading to attacks on trade union freedoms and deliberate attempts to undermine the democratic rights of Iraqi … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

NASUWT TAKES PENSION CHALLENGE TO THE COURT OF APPEAL

NASUWT TAKES PENSION CHALLENGE TO THE COURT OF APPEAL The NASUWT, the largest teachers’ union, will be in the Court of Appeal on Monday 20 February 2012 appealing the High Court decision on the change of pensions indexation from the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

NASUWT MOUNTS NEW LEGAL CHALLENGE AGAINST GOVERNMENT PENSION CHANGES

NASUWT MOUNTS NEW LEGAL CHALLENGE AGAINST GOVERNMENT PENSION CHANGES The NASUWT, the largest teachers’ union, has issued a further legal challenge to the Government in relation to its plans for changes to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme. The NASUWT has argued, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Doncaster Newsletter

Check out this interesting newsletter here.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A MESSAGE OF CONTEXT FROM A CONCERNED LOCAL SECRETARY

I appreciate concerns raised by members that the Action Short of Strike Action (ASOS) advice issued to NASUWT members has been truncated and appreciate that members may feel that key points have been omitted. It is clear that the two … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment