Monthly Archives: July 2017

ACADEMIES CUT SPENDING ON TEACHERS BUT PAY OUT MILLIONS TO CONSULTANTS

ACADEMIES CUT SPENDING ON TEACHERS BUT PAY OUT MILLIONS TO CONSULTANTS   Commenting on the DfE’s data on income and expenditure on academies in England, Chris Keates, General Secretary of the NASUWT-The Teachers’ Union, said:   “The DfE’s report raises deep concerns … Continue reading

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NO CREDIBLE GOVERNMENT STRATEGY TO TACKLE THE BURDENS ON

NO CREDIBLE GOVERNMENT STRATEGY TO TACKLE THE BURDENS ON TEACHERS   Commenting on the information released by the Labour Party on increasing class sizes, Chris Keates, General Secretary of the NASUWT-The Teachers’ Union, said:   “Large class sizes are just … Continue reading

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TRIBUNAL FEE RULING IS A ‘VICTORY FOR WORKERS’

TRIBUNAL FEE RULING IS A ‘VICTORY FOR WORKERS’   Commenting on today’s Supreme Court ruling outlawing employment tribunal fees, Chris Keates, General Secretary of the NASUWT – The Teachers’ Union, said:   “This ruling represents a real victory for all … Continue reading

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NASUWT WELCOMES ACADEMY RECOGNITION THAT TEACHERS DESERVE MORE THAN THE GOVERNMENT’S 1% PAY CAP

NASUWT WELCOMES ACADEMY RECOGNITION THAT TEACHERS DESERVE MORE THAN THE GOVERNMENT’S 1% PAY CAP   Commenting on the news that the Astrea academy chain is to give all teachers a 2% pay award for 2017/18, Chris Keates, General Secretary of … Continue reading

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GOVERNMENT FORCING TEACHERS TO ‘WORK TIL YOU DROP’

GOVERNMENT FORCING TEACHERS TO ‘WORK TIL YOU DROP’   Commenting on today’s announcement that the Government is to bring forward the effective date from which the state pension age will only become payable at 68,  Chris Keates, General Secretary of … Continue reading

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The July 2017 North Yorkshire Newsletter

170707 NYFED Newsletter July 17

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RECYCLED ANNOUNCMENT OF RECYCLED MONEY

RECYCLED ANNOUNCMENT OF RECYCLED MONEY   Commenting on today’s announcement by the Secretary of State for Education of a £1.3 billion funding boost for schools, and support for schools in becoming more efficient , Chris Keates, General Secretary of the … Continue reading

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