Striking teachers are gathering in Northernhay Gardens in Exeter ahead of a rally at lunchtime.
Teachers from Ivybridge were ready to lead off the march through Exeter city centre.
Many schools are shut across the West Country today as teachers go on strike.
It's part of a nationwide walk-out organised by the NUT, in a dispute over performance related pay, as well as pensions and conditions.
The Government says the strike's damaging for children's education and will be unpopular with parents.
Teachers across the West Country will be on strike tomorrow forcing the closure of many schools. Check if your child's school is closed hereRead the full story ›
The National Union of Teachers is staging a one-day national strike tomorrow which will affect schools across the South West. Some may be closed or only partially open.
The union says the strike is over the changes to teachers' pensions, performance-related pay and workload.
Andy Woolley, the South West Regional Secretary of the NUT, says many teachers are 'at the end of their tether':
Schools in Devon will receive millions of pounds for investment.
The schools' budget is one of the lowest in the country, but in the next an extra £16m will be made available in the next year - the equivalent of an extra £190 per pupil.
The Schools Minister has announced an extra £16.2 million in funding for schools in Devon. It means an increase of almost £200 per pupil in the authority, which is currently the sixth lowest-funded in the country.
A consultation document has also been published on a new way to make the allocation system fairer in future.
It's World Book Day. A day where we celebrate everything that is fantastic about reading. We sent Jacquie Bird to two schools in Tavistock with two very different ways of getting involved.
A teacher has been suspended at Danesfield School at Williton in West Somerset after claims that she taped up the mouths of some childrenRead the full story ›
Following the suspension of a teacher at Danesfield School in West Somerset, after reports that some pupils had tape stuck over their mouths, ITV News West Country spoke to one concerned parent, Sarah Gower
Ian Bradbury, Executive Head Teacher of the Quantock Federation said: “We take all allegations concerning the well-being of our children very seriously. An incident happened yesterday which we are investigating thoroughly.
A member of staff has been suspended whilst the investigation continues. My thanks to the numerous parents who have brought this matter to my personal attention and have given their on-going support to us in this challenging situation.”