Teachers share support for summer strike action

Teachers have taken to Twitter in support of the news that summer strike action has been approved by the National Union of Teachers (NUT).


#Solidarity to our #NUT friends & colleagues who once again are standing up for education and teachers. #standup4edu #NUT2014 #GoveMustGo


#NUT2014 so pleased that we have passed the stand up for education motion. Loved the fact that everyone stood up and clapped at the end!


#NUT2014 Strike action isn't certain, it is an OPTION, to be taken if the Govt won't negotiate. The Govt can prevent it, if they want to.

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Teachers announce plans for summer strikes

The National Union of Teachers has voted for a series of fresh strikes, starting with a national walkout in June.