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Scottish college lecturers stage two-day strike in jobs battle

Scottish college lecturers stage two-day strike in jobs battle College lecturers across Scotland launched a two-day strike on Wednesday in a continuing dispute over the replacement of lecturers with poorer paid instructors with worse conditions.

Scottish college lecturers launch strikes to protect jobs and education

Scottish college lecturers launch strikes to protect jobs and education Workers at further education colleges across Scotland walked out on Thursday over bosses’ attacks on their jobs.

Scottish FE strike coming after bosses reject their own offer

Scottish FE strike coming after bosses reject their own offer Extraordinary events have rocked Further Education in Scotland in the national dispute over the replacement of lecturers by instructors

Forth Valley College workers strike over jobs

Forth Valley College workers strike over jobs Over 200 EIS union members at Forth Valley College, Scotland, began 18 days of strikes on Wednesday in an escalation of a dispute over jobs.

Keep up pressure in Scottish further education

Keep up pressure in Scottish further education National negotiations have now produced a joint statement which is seen as an important step forward, but it's not ratified

Scottish further education lecturers vote for national strike from 16 March

Scottish further education lecturers vote for national strike from 16 March Management want to replace lecturers. People are told to do the same job but on vastly inferior conditions

National further education ballot opens in Scotland

08 February 2021
EIS union further education lecturers began a statutory ballot for strike action across the whole of Scotland on Friday of last week.

Resistance in Scottish further education saves lives

12 January 2021
Scottish further education (FE) workers have revolted over safety.

Scottish further education lecturers ready for battle

17 December 2020
Further Education lecturers in the Scottish teaching union, EIS, have voted decisively to oppose college managements' attempts to replace them with instructors.

Forth Valley college lecturers start action as wider clash looms

16 November 2020
Forth Valley College lecturers in the EIS-Further Education Lecturers’ Association (FELA) union began a campaign of industrial action last week.

Action and strike votes at universities and colleges

26 October 2020
Strike vote over redundancies at Heriot-Watt and action planned at Forth Valley College over a new role

Scottish FE lecturers face important battle + Peterborough post strike vote

28 September 2020
Scottish FE lecturers in the EIS-FELA union are going into dispute over attempts by management to replace teaching with training. This will force lecturers on to instructor and assessor contracts.

End an unfair exam system

11 August 2020
Class, not ability, determines what grades you get in school— and the exams fiasco in Scotland made that explicit.  

Two days of strikes at colleges in Scotland

21 May 2019
Thousands of college lecturers struck across Scotland on Wednesday and Thursday of last week.

Education round-up: Cambridge march to defy school cutbacks

02 April 2019
Some 700 parents, children, teachers and governors turned out in Cambridge after school on Monday to protest about school funding cuts.

Scottish college lecturers powerful strike for a pay rise

21 March 2019
Thousands of college lecturers across Scotland held their fourth national strike over pay and conditions on Thursday.

College lecturers across Scotland and in England strike over pay

19 March 2019
College lecturers across Scotland and in nine colleges in England were set to strike over pay and conditions this week.

Education round up: Strike threat wins pay rise for Scottish teachers

12 March 2019
the threat of strikes by the EIS-Fela union has won Scottish teachers a pay offer that goes some way to restoring money lost under austerity.

Scottish college lecturers strike—and teachers set for strike ballot

05 March 2019
College workers across Scotland held their third one-day strike over pay on Wednesday.

Scottish teachers should fight for better pay

12 February 2019
School teachers in the EIS union in Scotland are voting on whether to accept the latest offer over pay

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