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Issue No. 2240

    NUT members at Wanstead School in Redbridge, north east London, have voted to back action against transforming the school into an academy in an indicative ballot.

    Teachers at Crest Girls school in have voted for strikes to stop job cuts in an indicative ballot.

    Parents of students at Chesterton Community College in Cambridge have been informed that the school will be turned into an academy via the school’s parent email system.

    People are demanding proper consultation on the governors’ plan to rush through the change by April. Sign the petition at

    Visit the facebook page:!/notochestertonacademy

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Tue 22 Feb 2011, 17:52 GMT
Issue No. 2240
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