We are looking at two days of action before Christmas on this issue. I have proposed joint strike action to the National Union of Teachers, given that they have an active ballot as well.
The ballot results at Sinfin give the NUT the opportunity to join NASUWT in opposing Greenwood Dale's plans for a takeover of Sinfin and I am awaiting their response.
Education Secretary Michael Gove, has defended his decision to take over a school in Derby because of "serious concerns" about standards.
Teachers at a school in Derby have defended their decision to go on strike over plans by the Government to turn it into an academy.