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Dnaiel Kebede NEU GS speaking at NEU2024

NEU Annual Conference 2024

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Progress 8

Time to rebalance an ineffective school accountability system and focus on helping education share its successes and support improvement.

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Pay scales for teachers in various educational sectors across England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, including part-time, sixth form colleges, and independent schools.

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Maternity rights and entitlements available to teachers and support staff in schools and colleges.

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Directed time

Directed time is when teachers are directed by their head teacher to be at work and available for work.

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