Two of the main teaching unions have called for strike action early next month.
The NASUWT and the NUT, have called for industrial action for schools across the region October 1st.
The unions have said it marks the next step in trying to resolve a dispute with the Education secretary over pay and conditions.
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Hundreds of council workers have gathered in sports centres and town halls across the region to count the votes in the 2016 local elections.
The votes are being counted in 22 councils across the Anglia region in the biggest test of political opinion since the General Election.
Clear skies overnight but remaining frost-free. Another sunny day tomorrow and increasingly warm as we head towards the weekend.