• Commenting on the union’s evidence to the Schools Teachers’ Review Body (STRB), which was submitted today (attached), Kevin Courtney, joint general secretary of the National Education Union, said:
    The NEU evidence to the School Teachers' Review Body calls for an increase of 7% to…
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  • Students and trainees NEU membership is FREE for students and school based trainees (eg. School Direct or Teach First). Click here to join. Early career teachers/Newly Qualified Teachers In the first year after qualifying, early career teachers (formerly NQTs) are entitled to membership for just £1. The £1 offer is available to…
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  • Monday, 20 January is Martin Luther King Day and is a public holiday in the US. Although we don’t mark the day in the UK, many of us know how the great the contribution which Martin Luther King made to civil rights around the world. Luther King fought against the poverty which undermines traps disadvantaged communities.  In 1962, the …
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  • This checklist should be used alongside the NEU’s model policy on disciplinary procedures to help you negotiate a policy acceptable to the union. Non-negotiable points (ie those required by law or union policy) have been highlighted. You may not be able to secure everything on this checklist – if that is the…
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  • Commenting on the DfE’s submitted proposals to the School Teachers’ Review Body, Kevin Courtney, joint general secretary of the National Education Union, said:
    “The increases to starting pay represent long overdue recognition that teacher training targets have been missed for years, and that a significant number of those who qualify leave teaching within five years. But…
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  • Commenting on the Ofsted Annual Report, Dr Mary Bousted, joint general secretary of the National Education Union, said: “Amanda Spielman is right to argue that schools should provide a ‘proper, substantial and broad’ education. She is wrong to argue that Ofsted’s new…
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  • This checklist should be used alongside the NEU’s model policy on harassment and bullying to help you negotiate a policy acceptable to the union. Non-negotiable points (ie those required by law or union policy) are highlighted. You may not be able to secure everything on this checklist – if…
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  • A hub for bringing together, sharing and enhancing best practice in sustainability and environmental education. SEEd have compiled a series of informative ESD resources that are designed for governors, bursars, pupils, teachers and school leaders, as well as those supporting schools such as local authorities and NGOs   https://se-ed.co.uk/edu/resources/
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