Vote ‘Yes, Yes' to both questions in our ballot
NUT members talk about some of their reasons for voting yes to both questions in our ballot.Fighting for Education – Consulting on our Campaign
Fighting for education outlines the Stand Up for Education campaign. It covers the attacks we have faced, the victories we have won and the issues we still need to fight for. Please also join the debate in your workplace and respond to our consultation ballot – vote yes, yes in the NUT ballot.
The ballot opened on 26 September 2014 and will close at midday on 22 October. NUT members who do not receive ballot papers by 1 October, should individually contact the Union’s ballot hotline, which will operate from 1 October to 17 October. Phone the hotline between 9am and 5.15pm on 020 7380 6300 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Latest talks show pressure works
The National Union of Teachers conducted a survey between 24 and 28 September and 16,379 teachers responded. See survey report.
|96% said their workload had negative consequences for their family or personal life.|
What you can do
- Email your MP to ask them to tell Nicky Morgan that something has to change.
- Tweet #TellNicky - We are losing far too many good teachers.
For the full NUT response go here.
The general election in 2015 will be a watershed moment for education in England and Wales. Parents and teachers have a golden opportunity to use the time before the general election to pressure politicians. The NUT manifesto makes recommendations for priorities and policies to benefit all children.
A broad swathe of authors including Alan Gibbons, Beverley Naidoo, Bali Rai, Mary Hoffman and Sally Gardner have voiced their support for our manifesto.