National Union of Teachers

The unions hated Gove because he actually cared about social mobility

7 September 2014 11:40

There’s an interesting interview in The Guardian this weekend with one of the most famous teachers, or ex-teachers, in Britain, Katharine…

Poll shows public support teacher pay changes reviled by unions

24 July 2013 9:02

The coalition’s biggest clash with trade unions so far is fast approaching. From October, the NASUWT and NUT teaching unions…

Gove gets covering fire

1 May 2012 9:54

Good teaching matters; that’s something we don’t need to be taught. But how much does it matter? What are its…

The teachers’ unions take on Ofsted, Osborne and Gove

10 April 2012 11:35

I counted five issues which the NUT conference suggested that teachers might strike over. But in a conference full of…

Gove takes on bad teachers

13 January 2012 12:18

Michael Gove’s giving a robust defence of his plans to make it quicker and easier for schools to sack bad…

Why the battle over Downhills Primary School matters

8 January 2012 22:32

Downhills Primary School in Haringey is fast becoming a political battleground. Before Christmas, David Lammy, the local MP, a bunch…