ASTI stands firm for Lesser Paid Teachers

At the ASTI Convention in Killarney, delegates voted to continue the union’s campaign of industrial action in support of the principle of “equal pay for equal work” and acceptable reform of the Junior Cycle.

ASTI  stands firm for Lesser Paid Teachers

Mark Walshe Although they stopped short of backing strike action, delegates overwhelmingly backed a protest at the Dáil on the first day of the upcoming public sector talks on a successor to the Lansdowne Road Agreement. TUI and INTO members will be invited to the protest. Delegates also backed a motion to ballot for strike […]

Teachers’ Conferences: pay equality is key issue

The demand for equal pay for equal work has dominated all three teachers’ unions’ conferences. teachers’ unions’ conferences.

Teachers’ Conferences: pay equality is key issue

The education minister Richard Bruton  was met with a protest of hundreds of newly qualified teachers demanding  pay parity at the INTO conference while the TUI union has voted for industrial action by autumn if pay equality for new teachers is not delivered. The INTO election for President saw a radical candidate poll over 40% […]