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Mental health issues on the rise as more teachers suffer from stress

Education staff report a rise in mental health problems among colleagues over the past two years, according to a survey by the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL). ATL surveyed more than 900 education staff about their mental health and the reasons for any problems, ahead of a debate at the unions annual conference. The…

After-school clubs threatened as teaching unions vote for industrial action

Teachers are to boycott after school activities after unions voted for industrial action over pay and workloads. The National Union of Teachers and NASUWT said their members will take co-ordinated action short of a strike from September 26 in a dispute with the Government over pay, jobs, pensions and workloads. The unions, which represent nine…