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Controversial plans to bring in a five-term school year in Nottingham could be scrapped. The city council says it's prepared to consider a new holiday pattern after talks with the teaching unions.
The council denies it's backing down and says it's listened to teachers. But unions say they're still unhappy at plans to shorten the summer holiday, and can't rule out further industrial action.
Controversial plans to bring in a five-term school year in Nottingham could be scrapped.
The City Council says it's prepared to consider a new holiday pattern after talks with the teaching unions.
But as our Education Correspondent Peter Bearne reports, it may not be enough to avert further industrial action.
Plans for a five term school year in Nottingham could be scrapped, according to Nottingham City Council.
The new holiday pattern would retain the current three terms with a fixed spring break, regardless of when Easter is.
Cllr David Mellen says they believe this model will be "more acceptable to the workforce."
Controversial plans for a five term school year in Nottingham could be scrapped.Read the full story ›
There's fresh hope of a breakthrough in the ongoing dispute over changes to school term times in Nottingham.Read the full story ›
Teaching unions are meeting with Nottingham City Council today over plans to introduce a five term academic year.
Protests have already been held against the plans but the NUT union warn that if no agreement can be found strike action could be taken.
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Teachers will be lobbying the leader of Nottingham City Council today over plans to change term-times in the city.Read the full story ›
Teachers and parents in Nottingham will hold a protest today, against the City Council's plans to introduce a five-term academic year.Read the full story ›