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#Teachers' Union of Ireland

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Teachers Union of Ireland will be 'strongly' advising its members to reject new public pay deal
# Public Servants' Pay
# Public Servants' Pay

Teachers Union of Ireland will be 'strongly' advising its members to reject new public pay deal

Dec 15th 2020, 10:25 PM 29,995 Views 80 Comments

Public Expenditure Minister Michael McGrath published the details of the public pay deal today.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Monday 9 November, 2020

TUI says 'traditional' Junior and Leaving Cert exams must return next year
# Calculated Grades
# Calculated Grades

TUI says 'traditional' Junior and Leaving Cert exams must return next year

Nov 9th 2020, 2:37 PM 17,426 Views 9 Comments

The teachers’ union has said that certainty must be given to students now, seven months from when the written State exams are held.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Sunday 18 October, 2020

Teachers call for clarity on position of schools ahead of new restrictions
# TUI
# TUI

Teachers call for clarity on position of schools ahead of new restrictions

Oct 18th 2020, 5:25 PM 70,846 Views 152 Comments

Briefing ministers yesterday, the Health team said that “children were safer in schools”.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Return to school: Two-thirds of principals say they have teachers with underlying health issues
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Return to school: Two-thirds of principals say they have teachers with underlying health issues

Updated Aug 25th 2020, 11:53 AM 61,834 Views 130 Comments

Second-level schools should delay reopening if they can’t implement social distancing, according to the TUI.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Teachers' Union calls for 'sanction' of parents who lobby teachers over child's Leaving Cert grade
# Closed Door Policy
# Closed Door Policy

Teachers' Union calls for 'sanction' of parents who lobby teachers over child's Leaving Cert grade

May 9th 2020, 3:30 PM 40,732 Views 112 Comments

TUI general secretary John McGabhann said this could take the form of a “public record” of any lobbying that took place.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

'The hypocrisy of it really bothers me': Secondary school teachers on why they're striking today

'The hypocrisy of it really bothers me': Secondary school teachers on why they're striking today

Feb 4th 2020, 6:00 AM 28,204 Views 202 Comments

Over 90% of the Teachers Union of Ireland’s 19,000 members voted in favour of taking industrial action today.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

'There are always consequences': Minister responds to claim teachers may seek pay rise following recommendation on nurses
# TUI
# TUI

'There are always consequences': Minister responds to claim teachers may seek pay rise following recommendation on nurses

Feb 13th 2019, 3:43 PM 14,535 Views 66 Comments

The ongoing nurses’ strike was suspended on Monday following a Labour Court recommendation on pay and conditions.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Thursday 8 June, 2017

TUI heads say they will recommend membership reject the new public sector pay deal
# Teachers' Union Of Ireland
# Teachers' Union Of Ireland

TUI heads say they will recommend membership reject the new public sector pay deal

Jun 8th 2017, 9:51 PM 11,865 Views 28 Comments

The TUI said the deal wasn’t good enough.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Should businesses help to fund higher education? The TUI thinks so
# Cold Hard Cash
# Cold Hard Cash

Should businesses help to fund higher education? The TUI thinks so

Mar 24th 2016, 6:51 PM 11,067 Views 27 Comments

The union said a 1% levy on profits could be used to remove the €3,000 student registration fee.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

'We come back to work every year to find fewer and fewer lecturers'
# Tui Strike
# Tui Strike

'We come back to work every year to find fewer and fewer lecturers'

Feb 3rd 2016, 12:23 PM 18,902 Views 29 Comments

Classes are off for most students at the country’s 14 technology institutes as lecturers go on strike.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Teachers to be balloted for industrial action over pay, working conditions
# Strike
# Strike

Teachers to be balloted for industrial action over pay, working conditions

Nov 18th 2015, 3:30 PM 12,050 Views 96 Comments

The TUI said fresh pay restoration legislation ignores its members’ rejection of the Lansdowne Road Agreement.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Friday 8 August, 2014

This man wants to stop the 'silly charade' and run for the Seanad
# Uphill Task
# Uphill Task

This man wants to stop the 'silly charade' and run for the Seanad

Aug 8th 2014, 12:53 PM 9,188 Views 42 Comments

Gerard Craughwell believes the forthcoming Seanad by-election is “a sham”

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Sunday 20 April, 2014

TUI: Wide variations in availability of Post Leaving Certificate courses needs to be addressed
# Further Education
# Further Education

TUI: Wide variations in availability of Post Leaving Certificate courses needs to be addressed

Apr 20th 2014, 12:53 PM 6,917 Views 15 Comments

The TUI found that while Cavan has one place for every 58 people, Offaly has one for every 1096.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

TUI to ballot on Junior Cert cycle disruption if concerns are not addressed
# Teachers' Union Of Ireland
# Teachers' Union Of Ireland

TUI to ballot on Junior Cert cycle disruption if concerns are not addressed

Dec 18th 2013, 11:27 AM 4,563 Views 19 Comments

The union will meet with a Department of Education Working Group next month to discuss the new junior cycle.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

ASTI recommends ballot of members on new proposals
# Teachers
# Teachers

ASTI recommends ballot of members on new proposals

Nov 12th 2013, 6:14 PM 10,277 Views 104 Comments

The new proposals on the Haddington Road Agreement are the result of talks between union representatives and the department.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Secondary teachers' unions reject new 'Haddington Road' pay deal
# Public Pay
# Public Pay

Secondary teachers' unions reject new 'Haddington Road' pay deal

May 23rd 2013, 8:43 PM 13,834 Views 141 Comments

The ASTI and TUI say the ‘Haddington Road’ proposals aren’t sufficiently different from Croke Park 2 to change their minds.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Friday 19 April, 2013

Three teachers unions to ballot for industrial action including possible strikes
# Teachers
# Teachers

Three teachers unions to ballot for industrial action including possible strikes

Apr 19th 2013, 3:37 PM 8,477 Views 130 Comments

The executives of the ASTI, the TUI and the INTO have decided to begin balloting members next month.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Poll: Would you support a teachers' strike if Croke Park 2 comes in without consent?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you support a teachers' strike if Croke Park 2 comes in without consent?

Apr 4th 2013, 10:15 AM 17,943 Views 248 Comments

The Teachers’ Union of Ireland is balloting over a strike if its members, who have rejected the deal, are bound by it anyway.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Teachers' union votes to reject further talks on Croke Park 2
# Education
# Education

Teachers' union votes to reject further talks on Croke Park 2

Apr 2nd 2013, 11:38 PM 10,075 Views 165 Comments

The Teachers’ Union of Ireland also proposed the withdrawal of goodwill tasks like supervision duties.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Saturday 2 March, 2013

How do workers decide whether Croke Park II is approved?
# Explainer
# Explainer

How do workers decide whether Croke Park II is approved?

Mar 2nd 2013, 8:15 AM 7,830 Views 46 Comments

The working conditions of 292,000 public workers could changed by the new proposals. So what happens now?

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Impact to meet today as more unions oppose Croke Park II
# Croke Park II
# Croke Park II

Impact to meet today as more unions oppose Croke Park II

Feb 28th 2013, 7:50 AM 6,274 Views 64 Comments

There is growing opposition to the proposed deal on cuts and reforms to public sector pay and conditions but the support of Impact and Siptu will be crucial for the government.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Friday 5 October, 2012

Teachers and opposition parties attack Quinn's Junior Cert reforms
# Junior Cert
# Junior Cert

Teachers and opposition parties attack Quinn's Junior Cert reforms

Oct 5th 2012, 8:48 AM 5,716 Views 50 Comments

Teachers’ unions say they weren’t consulted about the changes, while opposition parties are sceptical of their need.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

New teachers' salaries down 30 per cent since 2010
# Back To School
# Back To School

New teachers' salaries down 30 per cent since 2010

Aug 28th 2012, 10:52 AM 9,008 Views 76 Comments

Unions hope the government will lift the suspension on new teachers’ allowances in a cabinet meeting next week.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Union says science education damaged by cutbacks
# Education
# Education

Union says science education damaged by cutbacks

Jul 14th 2012, 7:15 AM 1,898 Views 18 Comments

The Teachers’ Union of Ireland said our pool of highly skilled graduates is at risk of diminishing if the government fails to invest more in education.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

'Robust' public discourse on Ireland's education system necessary
# Education
# Education

'Robust' public discourse on Ireland's education system necessary

May 29th 2012, 10:51 AM 2,001 Views 15 Comments

The TUI has said that lecturers are finding themselves stretched; and that its members need to be involved in any process of structural change.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Sunday 8 April, 2012

Rising student numbers means 3,000 extra teachers needed - union
# Education
# Education

Rising student numbers means 3,000 extra teachers needed - union

Apr 8th 2012, 5:12 PM 3,855 Views 16 Comments

The Teachers’ Union of Ireland has said the government “must not skimp” from the requirement to hire more teachers.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Quinn orders probe of €100m taxpayer funding for private schools
# Schools
# Schools

Quinn orders probe of €100m taxpayer funding for private schools

Jan 3rd 2012, 12:15 PM 3,819 Views 73 Comments

The extent of State payments to fee-charging schools will be reviewed, the Department of Education has confirmed.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Monday 7 November, 2011

Talk of job cuts is 'soul-destroying' for teachers - union
# Teachers
# Teachers

Talk of job cuts is 'soul-destroying' for teachers - union

Nov 7th 2011, 11:10 AM 1,104 Views 49 Comments

There have been reports that the government is prepared to cut as many as 2,000 teaching posts in the forthcoming budget.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Teachers say Junior Cert reform plans 'would do more damage than good'
# Junior Cert
# Junior Cert

Teachers say Junior Cert reform plans 'would do more damage than good'

Oct 18th 2011, 1:39 PM 763 Views 14 Comments

The Teachers’ Union of Ireland warns that plans to reform the exams, including limiting the subjects to 8, could damage education.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Sunday 15 May, 2011

Government will review grants for fee-paying schools
# Fee-paying Schools
# Fee-paying Schools

Government will review grants for fee-paying schools

May 15th 2011, 3:13 PM 1,519 Views 0 Comments

Ruairí Quinn made the comments as figures emerged showing that substantial amounts of grant capital funding had been given to some of the country’s wealthiest, fee-paying schools.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

Quinn: Moratorium on promotional posts in schools will not be lifted
# Education
# Education

Quinn: Moratorium on promotional posts in schools will not be lifted

Apr 27th 2011, 9:08 PM 839 Views 0 Comments

The moratorium on filling promotional posts in schools will not be lifted, the Minister fro Education has insisted.

Teachers union call for State to stop funding private schools
# Teachers
# Teachers

Teachers union call for State to stop funding private schools

Apr 27th 2011, 9:16 AM 964 Views 0 Comments

The Teachers’ Union of Ireland backs a call to end €100m in “privilege funding” for private secondary schools.

# teachers-union-of-ireland - Tuesday 14 September, 2010

Sharp rise in people applying to PLC courses
# Education
# Education

Sharp rise in people applying to PLC courses

Sep 14th 2010, 4:42 PM 332 Views 0 Comments

More places on further education courses are needed to keep young people from signing on, warns the Teachers’ Union of Ireland.