This week Gavin Williamson said that parents would be fined if they do not send their children back to school. But Labour is not happy.
Posts Tagged: National Union of Teachers
Union battles, parental resistance and court cases: why the UK isn’t alone across Europe in getting schools to reopen
France and Germany have also met resistance in trying to get children back to the classroom.
The defectors are wrong. The Conservatives aren’t shifting to the right. They are mired in the mixed middle.
No less than the ERG, the group of three sees everything through the prism of Brexit – which, let it not be forgotten, they voted to support themselves.
Cleverly calls on unions to take down hugely influential ‘school cuts’ site that uses ‘misleading’ statistics
Campaigners say the site influenced 871,000 voters and prevented a Conservative majority. The Statistics Authority says its calculations are wrong.
The improvement has been dramatic – and is a vindication for the emphasis placed on phonics by Nick Gibb, the Schools Minister.
A complacent tendency to assume ‘it couldn’t happen here’ is hindering necessary efforts to confront the challenge of domestic extremism.
Last year nearly a million more people found jobs – but union membership fell.
For all the lefty smokescreens, requiring a majority in strike ballots can be a vote-winner.
It supports the additional workload about which it then complains.
By Mark WallaceFollow Mark on Twitter. The National Union of Teachers would be well led by Rev Dr Ian Paisley – they… Read more »
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Teachers’ unions attack the Government for today’s A-level results, businesses praise them – who would you trust?
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. The media coverage of today's A-level exam results has focused on two statistics. Firstly,… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter. Over the last few days, some newspapers have reported stories aimed at contrasting the… Read more »
By Paul GoodmanFollow Paul on Twitter "Tony Dowling, a former member of the Socialist Workers Party, was applauded after he… Read more »
Gove is “an evil entity” bent on “demolishing state schools” who is surrounded by “cronies” and pursuing “fetishes” while “terrorising teachers” and empowering “vultures”
By Paul GoodmanFollow Paul on Twitter Yes, you have guessed it already: the NUT Conference is in full swing. Read… Read more »