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ASCL NAHT NASUWT

Coronavirus testing “chaos” could soon force schools closures, warn unions

School leader unions have written a joint letter to the Prime Minister to express their concerns about testing “chaos”, amid fears that keeping schools open will become “unsustainable” ...
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NASUWT

NASUWT calls for “greater clarity” from government regarding the safety of reopening schools in September

The teaching union has called on ministers to convince staff and parents that it will be safe to start the new school year in September as fears grown ...
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GMB NASUWT

Teaching unions call for face masks to be compulsory for secondary school students

Teaching unions have urged the government to make face masks mandatory for secondary school children when schools finally reopen in September. Ministers currently have no plans to make ...
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NASUWT NEU UNISON

Teaching unions voice concerns over full reopening of schools in September

Education Secretary Gavin Williamson has today announced the government’s guidance for schools to fully reopen in September, which has led to headteachers complaining of “mind-boggling” practical difficulties and ...
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NASUWT NEU

Education unions join forces to tell government to exercise caution before reopening schools

Education and teaching unions from across the UK and Ireland have joined up to write letters to education ministers in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Ireland, urging ...
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NASUWT

NASUWT backs calls for a minute’s silence to honour key workers who have lost their lives in battle against COVID-19

Major teaching union joins fellow unions in calls for a minute’s silence tomorrow (28 April) to honour the key workers who have lost their lives during the coronavirus ...
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NASUWT NEU

Teaching unions say coronavirus has not affected their conference plans yet, but hand-washing will be encouraged

Four main teaching unions – including the NEU and NASUWT – have said that the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak has not disrupted their national conference plans yet – but ...
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NASUWT

NASUWT calls for more guidance from education ministers amid rise in coronavirus-related racist incidents in schools

The teaching union has called on the government to provide more “guidance and support” to school leaders, as reports of racist incidents related to coronavirus increase. Students and ...
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NASUWT

Pupils and teachers at increased risk of violence in schools – says NASUWT

NASUWT general secretary Chris Keates issued the stark warning during her speech at the teaching unions’ annual conference in Glasgow last week. Teachers and pupils in UK schools ...
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GMB NASUWT Royal College of Nursing Unite USDAW

Unions accused of double standards after gender pay gap analysis

Despite campaigning for equal pay for years, some unions have the worst pay gaps in the UK with women paid a median hourly rate up to 42.7% less ...
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