Monthly Archives: March 2014

A great day yesterday – message from Christine Blower

Dear colleague We are very pleased with the support today. Thank you to everyone who has marched, tweeted, Facebooked and gone on strike. Go here for details and photos. Thanks in particular to those members who have done such a … Continue reading

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10,000 teachers marched against Gove today in London. 50,000 nationally

These reforms set up to run schools for profit are not working. Gove must go

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Message of support from students at South Bank Uni

We congratulate teachers across Britain on strike this Wednesday, and Lambeth College lecturers on strike next Tuesday. They are standing up to a Government intent on privatising and selling-off huge chunks of the education service. Signed by 70 students at … Continue reading

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March as Southwark tomorrow – why it is important to strike AND March

The march will get covered and the numbers compared to previous marches. NUT only marches usually number 10.000 in London. So we need 10,000 tomorrow and that means YOU. The march takes an hour and starts from 11 outside the … Continue reading

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One day to go …

Dear colleague Tomorrow is a hugely important day in our Stand Up for Education campaign to protect teachers and defend education. Stop press Michael Gove has written to all the teaching unions today. Mr Gove’s letter shows how little he … Continue reading

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Response to Gove letter – why you have to strike and why you have to march tomorrow

Mr Gove’s letter shows how little he listens to the concerns of teachers and how little progress has been made in the talks process. His letter confirms why we are right to strike. The secretary of state has attended none … Continue reading

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March with London teachers tomorrow – arrangements below. Stewards also still needed

Dear colleagues, We have an urgent need to recruit 100 stewards. There is a much greater need than at past demonstrations because there will be almost no police presence. That is largely positive, but we also won’t have police to … Continue reading

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Email to reps – Gove squanders last chance to avoid strike action on Weds

Dear NUT representative Thank you so much for everything that you’ve done so far to prepare for the 26 March strike. Michael Gove yesterday squandered the last chance he had to avoid the strike – read our report of the … Continue reading

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Press release – strike next Weds – demo details to follow. Bookmark this page

Southwark Teachers Association NUT Office, Wilson Road Camberwell London SE5 8PD Secretary: Michael,Davern Telephone: 07983475050 e-mail: secretary@southwarknut.org.uk PRESS RELEASE Teachers strike will hit Southwark schools
 Schools in Southwark be closed next week as members of the largest teacher union, the … Continue reading

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Get to the strike Rally next Weds…

Dear colleagues, Can I ask everyone to make a final push on encouraging reps to come to the London mobilising rally on March 19th – if each association brings ten people we can fill Mander Hall and send a really … Continue reading

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