Tag Archives: funding

Bursaries not the answer to recruitment and retention crisis in Scotland’s schools

9 Oct

Bursaries not the answer to recruitment and retention crisis in Scotland’s schools

Dougie Atkinson, Senior Professional Officer Scotland, comments on news that bursaries are to be created for those wishing to change career and become a teacher in STEM subjects.

Government must make childcare commitments

7 Aug

Government must make childcare commitments

By Voice General Secretary Deborah Lawson, General Secretary for Early Years Educator, September 2017

A public sector that shows the way? Part 4

24 Jul

A public sector that shows the way? Part 4

A personal viewpoint by Patrick, secondary school IT manager and Voice member (England). The views expressed are those of the author.

Time to celebrate our professionals – don’t let politicians take the credit

9 Jun

Time to celebrate our professionals – don’t let politicians take the credit

We mustn’t let politicians take the credit for the hard work of our respective professions. Voice will continue to argue for better resources, using all available evidence to support the case, not least that the education and early years professions cannot sustain success without adequate investment and funding levels.

Meeting the Cabinet Secretary

27 Apr

Meeting the Cabinet Secretary

Meeting with Cabinet Secretary for Education John Swinney in April 2017