Combining the expertise and experience of ATL and the NUT the National Education Union is the UK’s largest education union. We are an effective and powerful voice – championing everyone who works in education.

Latest press releases

  • Press release GE19 card
    Super Saturdays – Week 3

    Our third week of Super Saturdays, raising awareness of school cuts and other education issues, will visit the midlands and south-east regions of the UK.

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    Labour Party Manifesto

    The NEU asked each party to value education and make pledges on funding and the Labour party has met our tests. Labour’s manifesto demonstrates an understanding that schools alone cannot counter the drastic and long-lasting impacts of poverty and class inequality in wider society.

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    School Cuts welcomes Labour funding

    A coalition of education unions has today welcomed Labour’s manifesto commitment to reverse all cuts to school budgets and to make a once-in-a-generation investment in education.

Latest blogs

  • Blog Female teacher speaking to male teacher
    Rep stories - Out of my depth

    “I’ve told the college you’ll accompany me to the meeting, as my union rep.” “Great! I’ll be there. But first… I need to get some advice!”

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    Ofsted – education inspection framework (EIF)

    From September 2019, Ofsted will introduce its education inspection framework (EIF) to, “refocus inspections of schools, early years settings and further education and skills providers, to make sure that learners are receiving a high-quality education that puts them on a path to future success”.