Teacher strikes possible for pay restoration

Teacher strikes possible for pay restoration

The Government is likely to pass this week’s proposed pay restoration measures for teachers at next month’s budget with the possibility of school strikes looming large.

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Latest: Teacher with 23 years experience does not want children to follow in footsteps amid pay dispute

Latest: Teacher with 23 years experience does not want children to follow in footsteps amid pay dispute

Latest: A teacher with 23 years experience says he would not want his children to follow in his footsteps.

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ASTI stops ballot for industrial action on assurance of no teachers being made redundant

ASTI stops ballot for industrial action on assurance of no teachers being made redundant

The ASTI has decided to stop its current ballot for industrial action in relation to threatened redundancies.

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Latest: 'No more offers' warns Minister as teachers' industrial action looms

Latest: 'No more offers' warns Minister as teachers' industrial action looms

Update 6pm: Minister for Education and Skills Richard Bruton has warned that no further offers will be made to ASTI teachers after they rejected the latest round of proposals.

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All-out strike a possibility, say teachers

All-out strike a possibility, say teachers

We could be facing an all-out teachers strike according to the ASTI.

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Teachers' strike 'unneccessary', says Education Minister

Teachers' strike 'unneccessary', says Education Minister

Education Minister Richard Bruton has described next month's planned strike action by teachers as unnecessary.

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Second-level teachers to begin industrial action

Second-level teachers to begin industrial action

Up to 17,000 secondary school teachers are starting industrial action today.

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TUI members vote to suspend industrial action

TUI members vote to suspend industrial action

TUI members have voted overwhelmingly to temporarily suspend their industrial action in order to allow the union to engage in discussions related to the Croke Park Agreement.

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Teachers planning work-to-rule action

Teachers are planning withdraw from extracurricular activities as unions step up their campaign against Government pay cuts.

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O'Keefe calls on teachers to 'think again'

Education Minister Batt O'Keefe has urged teachers intending to engage in strike action later this month to think again, for the sake of pupils and parents alike.

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Parents' council says teachers strike is 'unnecessary burden'

The organisation representing parents of children in secondary education has said it believes there is nothing to be gained from the planned November 24 strike action by teachers which will affect some 800,000 pupils.

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Four out of five teachers support strike

Four out of five teachers backed a mass walk-out on November 2, it has emerged.

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Teachers to strike on November 24

Teachers across the country have voted in favour of industrial action later this month.

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Teachers to vote on industrial action

Teachers to vote on industrial action

The executive committee of the Teacher’s Union of Ireland (TUI) has this afternoon decided to ballot members on industrial action.

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O’Keeffe hopes teachers will not strike

Education Minister Batt O'Keeffe says he hopes "sense will prevail" and teachers will not engage in industrial action.

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Teachers vote for strike action over pension levy

Ireland's three main teaching unions have voted to take industrial action at the end of this month over what they say is the Government's disproportionate handling of the economic crisis.

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