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    Equality toolkit

    This toolkit is aimed at school representatives and teacher governors in all schools and FE colleges, including independent schools in England and Wales. It will also be a useful resource for Division Secretaries and Equalities Officers.

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    Race discrimination

    The legal definitions of race discrimination, who is protected, and the first steps you should take if you think you have been discriminated against at work.

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    Trans educators toolkit

    The NEU Trans Equality Toolkit provides information for education staff on transitioning in school/college.

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    Making work fit

    The duty to make reasonable adjustments requires school and college leaders to proactively identify barriers (both physical and attitudinal) to the inclusion of disabled people in the workplace.

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    Maternity rights

    As well as statutory maternity rights, most teachers are also covered by the maternity rights scheme for teachers, set out in the Burgundy Book national agreement on conditions of service.

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    Who is protected from discrimination on grounds of religion or belief and the first steps you should take if you think you have been discriminated against at work.

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    Age discrimination

    Who is protected from age discrimination and the first steps you should take if you think you have been discriminated against at work.

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    The legal definition of disability discrimination, who is protected and the first steps you should take if you think you have been discriminated against at work.

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    The legal definitions of sex discrimination, who is protected and the first steps you should take if you think you have been discriminated against at work.

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    The legal definitions of pregnancy and maternity discrimination, who is protected and the first steps you should take if you think you have been discriminated against at work.

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    The legal definitions of race discrimination, who is protected, and the first steps you should take if you think you have been discriminated against at work.

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    The legal definition of racial harassment, who is protected and the first steps you should take if you think you are being subjected to racial harassment.

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    The right to vote was a hard-won milestone in the battle for equality

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    Each year across the UK 3 million women experience violence, and there are many more living with the legacies of abuse experienced in the past.

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    The NEU is concerned about how poverty disproportionately affects women.

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    Equality toolkit

    This toolkit is aimed at school representatives and teacher governors in all schools and FE colleges, including independent schools in England and Wales. It will also be a useful resource for Division Secretaries and Equalities Officers.

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    The results of UK Feminista and NEU’s groundbreaking study are clear: schools, education bodies and Government must take urgent action to tackle sexism in schools.

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    The NEU Trans Equality Toolkit provides information for education staff on transitioning in school/college.