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Greenwich College workers prepare for more strikes

28 April 2015
Workers at Greenwich College in south London were set to strike on Friday of this week over new contracts that slash holidays, impose longer hours and bring in unannounced teaching observations.

Determined pickets join Salford strike to defend sacked lecturers

23 April 2015
Angry and determined pickets turned away cars as they took part in a one-day strike at Salford University today, Thursday.

Testing time for the Tories

14 April 2015
There’s a nasty agenda behind the Tories’ plans to test children as young as four. They will set children and schools up for failure while robbing vital education funds to give to big firms. But there is resistance, writes Sadie Robinson

Over 40 percent back escalating action at NUT conference

07 April 2015
Over 40 percent of conference backed an amendment calling for an "escalating campaign of national strike action" over workload and putting a timetable for action.

Teachers at NUT conference must prepare for resistance to education assault

31 March 2015
Delegates will gather in Harrogate this weekend for the annual conference of the National Union of Teachers (NUT).

Lewisham academies supporter Frankie Sulke resigns

31 March 2015
Campaigners against academies in Lewisham, south east London, were buoyed by the news that Frankie Sulke, council director for children and young people, will resign her post in the summer.

More strikes over Lewisham academies

24 February 2015
Teachers at four schools in Lewisham, south east London, are set to strike on Thursday of next week.

'Academies in Lewisham? No way!' say strikers, students and parents

17 February 2015
NUT union members in four schools in Lewisham, south London, struck against the threat of academy status on Thursday of last week.

What teachers need is action over workload and cuts

10 February 2015
Also: Conference blasts plan for 3,000 new academies

Teachers take on homophobia

02 December 2014
Around 60 delegates at the National Union of Teachers (NUT) LGBT conference discussed challenging homophobia in schools last Saturday. 

Defend Haringey teachers' union rep Julie Davies from bosses' attacks

18 November 2014
The right wing press has attacked union rep Julie Davies. 

Teachers strike against victimisation of NUT rep Julie Davies in north London

11 November 2014
Around 90 NUT union members at two secondary schools in Haringey, north London, struck on Wednesday of last week. 

Fury as court blocks UCU college lecturers' walkout

14 October 2014
Also: UCU pulls Lambeth College ballot | solid strike at Barnsley College | Teachers vote on more strikes

Teachers move to defend victimised rep Julie Davies

07 October 2014
Two north London secondary schools—Fortis Green and Highgate Wood—have held indicative votes to ballot for action to defend Haringey divisional secretary Julie Davies.

Teachers begin strikes consultation

16 September 2014
The NUT union has begun a consultation on whether teachers should take up to two days of strikes before next year’s general election.

Education workers round-up

08 July 2014
Primary Charter meeting to defend childhood | King’s lecturers to join 10 July strike | Croydon teachers are fighting back

Lambeth College strikers remain defiant in the face of bosses' blackmail

24 June 2014
Vindictive bosses have gone on the offensive to try and smash an all-out strike at Lambeth College.

Schools round-up

24 June 2014
Teachers at St Joseph’s Catholic Academy in Hebburn, south Tyneside, struck on Tuesday and Thursday of last week.

Industrial in brief

17 June 2014
Big majority for action at Newsquest | Hall cleaners fight to keep their jobs | Teachers to walk out over redundancies | NUT general secretary election | Gwalia care workers defend conditions | Justice for Domestic Workers protest

As Lambeth College strike hits hard—back strikers against victimisations

17 June 2014
Workers at Lambeth College have entered their third week of indefinite strike—and their action is getting stronger.

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