Teaching

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Gavin Williamson as spineless as Pinocchio, says teachers’ leader
Robin Bevan, of National Education Union, mocks education secretary at annual conference

Richard AdamsEducation editor

08, Apr, 2021 @6:57 PM

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While Williamson calls for discipline, our children’s hopes crumble around them | Polly Toynbee
The education secretary’s idea of ‘behaviour hubs’ to teach other schools how to keep order shows just how little he cares, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

Polly Toynbee

08, Apr, 2021 @5:27 PM

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One in three teachers plan to quit, says National Education Union survey
Workload and diminishing respect for profession are main reasons why 35% of teachers wish to leave within five years

Sally Weale

08, Apr, 2021 @9:16 AM

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Experts reject claim Covid has worsened behaviour in English schools
Education secretary announces ‘behaviour hubs’, saying some pupils ‘out of control’ after lockdown

Richard Adams Education editor

07, Apr, 2021 @6:48 PM

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Some teachers live long in the memory. Take the times Mr Macey stunned us into silence | Adrian Chiles
It’s more than 40 years ago since I was taught by this scary Sunderland fan, but he has come to mind at least once a week since

Adrian Chiles

07, Apr, 2021 @4:34 PM

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Covid: teachers reject catchup options of extended school day and shorter holidays
Union survey in England, Wales and Northern Ireland also shows lack of enthusiasm for tutoring scheme

Sally Weale

07, Apr, 2021 @7:31 AM

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Culture of sexual abuse in schools toxic for teachers too, says union
NASUWT leader says some boys’ behaviour not acceptable and no women should feel unsafe in school

Richard Adams Education editor

04, Apr, 2021 @5:23 PM

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Give teaching assistants the praise – and pay – they deserve | Letter
Letter: It’s time Gavin Williamson ensured their wages are brought in line with their contribution to children’s education, writes Tony Price

Letters

04, Apr, 2021 @3:22 PM

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How the world's best teacher taught the Tories a lesson on the arts
Global Teacher award-winner Andria Zafirakou on giving away her $1m prize money, life in the classroom and her new memoir

Tim Adams

04, Apr, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Teaching union urges schools to stop 'parent bombing' of online classes
Remote learning has left teachers on receiving end of insults and interference, says NASUWT

Richard Adams Education editor

03, Apr, 2021 @5:54 PM

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Work pressure in Covid lockdown was shattering, say teachers
One in four teachers tell union they sought medical help because of pandemic impact

Richard Adams Education editor

02, Apr, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Teaching union hits out at academy bosses' 'eye-watering' pay
New NASUWT president will tell annual conference that trust boss salaries are ‘verging on criminality’

Sally Weale Education correspondent

01, Apr, 2021 @11:01 PM

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