Teachers' strike: Schools across North East affected by action

Teachers across the region are are staging a 24-hour strike. They are involved in a national dispute with the government over school funding. Education Secretary Nicky Morgan said children's education was being put at risk.

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Nikki Morgan MP: "It will harm children's education"

Teachers are on strike in a dispute over school funding.

Education Secretary Nikki Morgan has said the strike will "harm children's education" and "damage the profession's reputation in the eyes of the public".

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