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PRIMARY ASSESSMENT PROPOSALS

NASUWT COMMENTS ON PRIMARY ASSESSMENT PROPOSALS   Commenting on the statement by the Secretary of State for Education setting out proposals to reform the system of primary assessment, Chris Keates, General Secretary of the NASUWT-The Teachers’ Union, said:   “It … Continue reading

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NATIONAL FUNDING FORMULA ANNOUNCEMENT

NASUWT COMMENTS ON NATIONAL FUNDING FORMULA ANNOUNCEMENT   Commenting on the announcement of the new National Funding Formula by the Secretary of State, Chris Keates, General Secretary of the NASUWT-The Teachers’ Union, said:   “The NASUWT acknowledges that there are … Continue reading

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PUPILS AND STAFF CASUALTIES OF ANOTHER FAILURE OF GOVERNMENT POLICY

PUPILS AND STAFF CASUALTIES OF ANOTHER FAILURE OF GOVERNMENT POLICY Delegates at the TUC Congress were today told that, for the sake of thousands of students, parents and staff, the Government must urgently  commission an independent inquiry into last weeks’ … Continue reading

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PARTNERSHIP WILL INCENTIVISE EMPLOYERS TO VALUE TEACHERS

PARTNERSHIP WILL INCENTIVISE EMPLOYERS TO VALUE TEACHERS Working people are increasingly seeing their rights eroded at work and being victimised by hostile employment practices as a result of the anti-trade union legislation introduced by successive Conservative governments, delegates at the … Continue reading

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EDUCATION AT A GLANCE REPORT

NASUWT COMMENTS ON EDUCATION AT A GLANCE REPORT   Commenting on the publication of the OECD’s Education at a Glance report, Chris Keates, General Secretary of the NASUWT-The Teachers Union, said:   “The damaging impact of the Government’s public sector … Continue reading

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NATIONAL AUDIT OFFICE TEACHING WORKFORCE REPORT

NASUWT COMMENTS ON NATIONAL AUDIT OFFICE TEACHING WORKFORCE REPORT   Commenting on the National Audit Office’s report Retaining and Developing the Teaching Workforce, Chris Keates, General Secretary of the NASUWT-The Teachers’ Union, said:   “The National Audit Office is just … Continue reading

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GOVERNMENT’S RECORD ON CHILD POVERTY A DISGRACE

GOVERNMENT’S RECORD ON CHILD POVERTY A DISGRACE   The Government was today condemned for its “economically sadistic” policies which wreak misery on the most vulnerable sectors of society and drive millions into poverty. Chris Keates, General Secretary of the NASUWT … Continue reading

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