General Secretary, Kevin Courtney, talks about the new DFE guidance on reducing workload
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Local Workload Campaign Steps Up Following Damning Survey Results
For a number of years, teacher workload has consistently been the main issue raised with us, with teachers in many schools suffering with excessive working hours, leading to stress, illness and many teachers leaving the profession they love.
Coventry NUT is one of only 8 Divisions chosen to be part of a pilot campaign aimed at bringing about a substantial and sustained reduction in teacher workload and to redress the work/life balance that has slipped too far for many teachers. Read more....
School Funding Cuts
England’s schools are now experiencing the largest real terms funding cuts in more than a generation.
In real terms, schools will lose huge amounts of money, rising to £2.5 billion a year by 2020. 92% of schools will have their funding cut.
The NUT and ATL have launched a joint website where you can enter a postcode to see how schools in the area will be affected. There is an online petition and the facility to e-mail your MP - over 380 MPs have alrerady been e-mailed through the site.
Find out how your local schools will be affected and get more information at:
ACTION SHORT OF STRIKE ACTION
The NUT’s programme of action short of strike action allows members to tackle a wide range of workload issues and provides a fantastic opportunity to improve the working lives of teachers in school and bring about improvements for the young people they teach.
Latest Advice & Details
The School Census 2016 / 2017
Guidance for Members & Reps
Coventry NUT's Young Teacher Officer addressed the crowd at the NUT Rally in Birmingham. Well said!
WORKLOAD GETTING YOU DOWN?
NO WORK / LIFE BALANCE?
Speak to an Officer 024 76670182 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
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