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Thousands of schools close as staff members protest Michael Gove’s refusal to open dialogue on pay, pensions and workload
Industrial action - the latest in a wave of regional strikes - has been organised by two of England's biggest teaching unions
Teachers in nearly 3,000 schools will stage a one-day strike on Thursday as union leaders fire the first shots in their campaign against pay and pension curbs and cuts in education spending.
Union leaders condemn leaving schools to 'the mercy of the market'
One in five of the Government’s flagship free schools are being opened in areas where there is no need for more school places, new research has revealed.
Bored pupils will play truant from school if Education Secretary Michael Gove goes ahead with his planned new “back to basics” national curriculum, teachers warned today.
NUT conference delegates call on leadership to find a legal way to foil 'victimising' inspections
One delegate calls Sir Michael Wilshaw 'Big Brother'
Schools across the country are likely to be affected by the rolling programme of walkouts, which will begin in summer term
Academy schools are flouting admission rules to select pupils from more privileged families, according to a major study of the programme.
Alliance is fighting for judicial review after teenagers were ‘victims of statistical fix’
NUT conference calls for boycott of inspections and tests in protest at government changes
The Government's flagship free schools are seriously damaging the education of children in neighbouring schools, according to research published today.
Bright children will be branded as failures at the age of five as a result of a new national reading test to be introduced this summer, teachers warn today.
Unions vote overwhelmingly in favour of national and regional action in protest at cuts to take-home earnings