"We will avoid strikes in exam season"

The NUT Executive member for Tyne & Wear, Ian Grayson, says that the NUT will try avoid striking during the exam season.

The union is looking at either striking by the end of June, or more likely, in the autumn term with other unions.

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Teachers return from strike talks

North East and Cumbrian teachers are returning from one of the most explosive NUT conferences in years. Today they will tell ITV Tyne Tees & Border why they want to move forward with more strikes.