Teachers at the National Union of Teachers annual conference in Liverpool have called for a boycott of school inspections as they warned they had no confidence in Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw.
Liam Conway, an NUT member from central Nottinghamshire said:
Good teachers are literally dropping like flies because of Ofsted. We owe it to all of our teachers who are literally being torn to bits by Education Secretary Michael Gove and Sir Michael Wilshaw and their band of crocodiles and lions.
The union must do more to work out a way to boycott Ofsted. It is time to stop hiding behind legal impediments.
More top news
The web retail giant announced it will be expanding its Warrington operation.
The Foreign Secretary described Jeremy Corbyn as a "mugwump" - but what does that obscure word mean?
Readers are shunning e-books in favour of their traditional counterparts, which sold last year at their highest level since 2012.