Month: June 2016

Industrial Action to be Taken Over Teacher Workload

There has been call for industrial action over the increased workload that secondary school teachers are having to deal with in Scotland. The Scottish Secondary Teachers’ Association (SSTA) has confirmed this week that 8,000 of it’s members are in support of the ballot to diminish the workload that they must endure. 91% of respondents claim that they would take industrial action up to the point of striking, whilst 64% say that they are willing to strike if necessary. A representative from the SSTA has said that it moves for action to be taken against the government in order to...

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