Education

NUS calls demo for 21 November AWL Tue, 07/10/2012 - 12:33

From the National Campaign Against Fees and Cuts

The National Campaign Against Fees and Cuts welcomes NUS’s announcement of a national demo in autumn, called for 21 November. NCAFC will be lending its full support to this demonstration, and activists all over the country will be building for maximum possible mobilisation in London on the day. However, we know that this will not be enough to stop the government’s onslaught against students, education workers and young people.

Support Downhills strike against forced academy status, Tuesday 19 June

Submitted by vickim on 17 June, 2012 - 9:47

NUT and Unison members at Downhills Junior School, Haringey, will strike on Tuesday 19 June against government plans to force the school to become an academy.

Please send messages of support to -

Downhills UNISON: healthandsafety@haringeyunison.co.uk

Haringey UNISON: Branchsecretary@haringeyunison.co.uk

Downhills NUT: philbrett@msn.com

Tower Hamlets Class Struggle (education workers' bulletin) - Issue #5, May-June 2012, CFGS victory special

Submitted by AWL on 22 May, 2012 - 6:38

An industrial bulletin by and for education workers in the London borough of Tower Hamlets. This special issue celebrates the successful strike against cuts at Central Foundation Girls' School. Click here to download the PDF.

Hundreds of Thousands of Quebec Students go on Strike

Submitted by Anon on 12 March, 2012 - 12:21

The battle over the tuition fee hike in Quebec is set to escalate after 130,000 students from various student organisations began another student strike today. They are expected to be joined by thousands more later in the week after hundreds of thousands of students voted in favour of an indefinite student "general" strike.