Tag Archives: workload

Teachers and headteachers: feeling forswunk or foreswunk?

27 Oct

Teachers and headteachers: feeling forswunk or foreswunk?

“To be forswunk is to be exhausted from overwork…foreswunk…is to be tired before you even begin.”

Meeting with John Swinney

5 Oct

Meeting with John Swinney

Meeting between Voice Scotland, Voice General Secretary and Deputy First Minister John Swinney, 5 October 2016

Tell us about teacher supply agencies in Wales

18 Jul

Tell us about teacher supply agencies in Wales

Voice Cymru wants to find out more from members employed by teacher supply agencies.

When is it OK to ignore an email from the boss? (updated)

27 Jul

When is it OK to ignore an email from the boss? (updated)

It’s 11.00 at night or perhaps during the holidays … and your mobile or tablet buzzes with an incoming email…

Are the media to blame for “putting people off” teaching? (Nicky Morgan) Politicians? Ofsted?

9 Jun

Are the media to blame for “putting people off” teaching? (Nicky Morgan) Politicians? Ofsted?

Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has blamed the mainstream media for “putting people off” joining the teaching profession with negative coverage of the profession.