The government must remove the pay cap for public sector workers
The School Teachers’ Review Body’s latest report has at last been published. The report warns the government that action must be taken on teachers’ pay to help reverse the crisis in teacher recruitment and retention.
More than just the words
It is usually clear to staff in schools that there is a support need to address when a new pupil from overseas experiences a language barrier. This may be the child’s first experience of being in an English-speaking environment, and there is much to learn in terms of the new language.
Latest press releases
ATL and NUT form the National Education Union – the largest education union in the UK
Today (1 September) the largest education union in the UK comes into force - with the amalgamation of the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL) and the National Union of Teachers (NUT) creating the National Education Union.
Report and ELM
Workload rising: As excessive workload increases, we offer you ways of lightening the burden. Funding falling: Schools and colleges will continue to struggle unless all parts of education are properly funded.
School cuts: the national funding formula and the launch of the National Education Union
Measuring up? Report looks at how the accountability system is damaging education. PLUS we speak to Ofsted chief inspector Amanda Spielman about the impact inspection has on education professionals.