Tag Archives: Education

Rebuilding the tradition of independent working class education

Rebuilding working-class education

REBUILDING THE TRADITION OF INDEPENDENT WORKING-CLASS EDUCATION MEETING Saturday 4th February 2012 10.30 – 3.30 Brunswick Centre, near Russell Square Tube, [...]
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Sheffield University members to ballot on strike action

(03/05/11) Some 2,000 UNISON members at Sheffield University will begin balloting over strike action this week to protect their pensions. [...]
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Save the EMA – Get organised for 13 December 2010

The government intends to axe the Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) for college students in England. This will have a massive [...]
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"UNISON gears up for lunchtime protests against further education funding cuts"

UNISON, the UK’s largest public sector union, is gearing up to join students, staff and other unions, for Save EMA [...]
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Student protests and alliance of resistance?

This is from the UNISON Active blog As a parent and a UNISON member I took part in the student [...]
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Student protests

Here are some links to the national movement of student/school student protests. BBC http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-11828882 National Campaign against Fees and cuts [...]
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Schools Medical Provision Inadequate

GMB Warns parents that over 1 million school pupils with medical needs are at risk through “inadequate” provision as government [...]
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UNISON to consult on industrial action over abolition of schools support staff pay body

UNISON, the UK’s leading public sector trade union, today said it would be consulting members on taking industrial action over [...]
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Academies – applicants in your area

The government has released a list of schools which have expressed an interest in becoming academies. The GMB website has [...]
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The Role and Future of Trade Union Education

An invitation to engage in a discussion and debate: Saturday 27th March, Ruskin College (Walton Street site), Oxford (For travel [...]
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Anti-Academies Alliance

The Anti Academies Alliance involves parents, teachers, school governors, trade unionists, councillors and MPs. We believe that the government’s Academies [...]
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Report from the Conference Against City Academies

A report of a conference organised by Birmingham NUT and Islington Campaign against Academies, on October 8th. It was attended [...]
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