Trans people need to commit to working with other marginalised groups – because when those groups speak with a single voice, their concerns can no longer be dismissed as minority interests, writes DEBBIE HAYTON
Saturday 15th Apr 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
Teachers criticise the Tories’ latest education wheeze
Friday 14th Apr 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Teachers having to deal with depression and anxiety problems
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Angelo Gavrielatos explains how the expansion of profit-making in education undermines the right of all students to free quality education and entrenches inequality
by Felicity Collier
A THIRD of Britain’s school teachers have reported online abuse from parents and pupils over the past year, teachers’ union NASUWT said in shocking new research published today.
No action is taken in nearly half of all cases.
Thursday 13th Apr 2017
by Zoe Streatfield Scotland Reporter
AYRSHIRE councils were urged to review their contracts with private companies yesterday after figures showed they fork out £32 million a year to private companies for just a dozen schools.
GMB Scotland regional organiser Paul Arkison...
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
by Conrad Landin in Liverpool
CHESS should be recognised as a “mind sport” and taught in schools, the Association of Teachers and Lecturers conference heard yesterday.
Delegates said the government had rejected classifying the board game as a sport, but claimed...
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
A THIRD of teachers worry about reporting female genital mutilation or faith-based child abuse because they lack confidence in their own judgement, a new survey revealed yesterday.
The study, conducted by the Association of Teachers and Lecturers, also showed that 29 per cent think...
Wednesday 12th Apr 2017
The early socialised dominance of boys as young as two should be of concern to all who care about our future society, says PETE STEVENSON
Tuesday 11th Apr 2017
Over the last three years more than 700 disabled children have been injured at school.
Monday 10th Apr 2017