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Education in England and Wales under strike


Teachers in England and Wales are to stage a series of strikes in a continuing row over pay, pensions and workload, unions have announced.

The industrial action will start in the summer term, the two largest teaching unions, the National Union of Teachers (NUT) and NASUWT have said.

The move is an escalation of months of industrial action short of a strike.The unions are planning a series of rallies and an escalation of their industrial action short of strike action.

They will also organize protests in England and Wales Union leaders said the key issues cover the teachers’ pension scheme and the government’s decision to move to performance-related pay.

Ministers called the action irresponsible and said it would disrupt pupils’ education and cause ‘huge inconvenience’ to parents

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