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Teachers have suspended what would have been the first strike action against one of Education Secretary Michael Gove’s flagship free schools.

Teachers in nearly 3,000 schools will stage a one-day strike as union leaders fire the first shots in their campaign against pay and pension curbs and cuts in education spending

Teachers to close schools with strike against cuts

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.

Education Secretary Michael Gove

Sweden's top free schools provider to close, in blow to Education Secretary Michael Gove

Union leaders condemn leaving schools to 'the mercy of the market'

Education Secretary Michael Gove

Reforms to teachers' pay ‘will mean bigger class sizes’

Chief schools inspector says heads will be forced to choose – small pupil groups or well paid staff

'Not in the best interests of children': Headteachers vote no confidence in Michael Gove's reforms

Unions say vote 'sends strongest possible message' to Education Secretary and Government that policies are failing children

National Union of Teachers gives unanimous vote of no confidence in Education Secretary Michael Gove

Motion is first time in NUT's 143-year history union has taken such a step over Education Secretary

Christine Blower: The NUT leader says young children will be made to feel like failures

Government's free schools are opening where they're not needed, teachers say - while primary schools face shortage 'crisis'

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.

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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.

Under new Ofsted regulations, teachers learn of a visit only the day before inspectors enter their classroom

Teachers urge boycott of new Ofsted regime

NUT conference delegates call on leadership to find a legal way to foil 'victimising' inspections

NUT agrees on strikes

Teachers pledged their support yesterday for strike action in response to government plans to curb pay rises and increase pension contributions.

Ofsted's chief inspector, Sir Michael Wilshaw

Teaching unions launch attack on Ofsted

One delegate calls Sir Michael Wilshaw 'Big Brother'

Teachers to strike over reforms to pay and pensions

Only eight per cent of parents believe the Coalition has improved education, teaching unions claimed last night as they vowed they were ready to embark on strike action this summer.

Damages paid to teachers for assaults and accidents in the classroom soar by a quarter in a year

Teachers have won record damages in the past year after a spate of assaults and accidents in the classroom.

Teachers net record £15.6m a year in damages for classroom assaults and accidents

Teachers have won record damages in the past year after a spate of assaults and accidents in the classroom.

Michael Gove tells teaching unions: We can talk, but I won't turn back on pay and pension plans

Education Secretary says he will forge ahead with plans to increase pension contributions and scrap automatic annual pay rises despite strike threats from unions

ATL general secretary, Mary Bousted

Moderate teachers' union backs vote of 'no confidence' in Education Secretary Michael Gove

Delegates also declared no confidence in chief schools inspector Sir Michael Wilshaw

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