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# asti - Thursday 2 July, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Social distancing rules mean it's inevitable students won't be back in school full-time - ASTI New Guidelines

Social distancing rules mean it's inevitable students won't be back in school full-time - ASTI

Teachers’ unions will appear before the Dáil’s Covid-19 committee today.

# asti - Friday 22 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie ASTI changes tack and is now advising its members to comply with the Leaving Cert calculated grades system Indemnity

ASTI changes tack and is now advising its members to comply with the Leaving Cert calculated grades system

Education Minister Joe McHugh has welcomed the development.

From TheJournal.ie 'Extremely worrying': ASTI to discuss legal protection over Leaving Cert grading with government Calculated Grades

'Extremely worrying': ASTI to discuss legal protection over Leaving Cert grading with government

The ASTI has said that teachers need to be fully protected if there is a legal challenge to calculated grades.

# asti - Sunday 10 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'Unacceptable' and 'inappropriate' that teachers would be lobbied by parents and students Leaving Cert

'Unacceptable' and 'inappropriate' that teachers would be lobbied by parents and students

The main teachers’ union said it still has “a number of major concerns” with the new Leaving Cert plan.

# asti - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Teachers' Union 'expects a lot of schools to close' during strike action Pay Dispute

Teachers' Union 'expects a lot of schools to close' during strike action

TUI members are set to strike on 4 February over pay inequality.

# asti - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Focus on bureaucracy sells students with special education needs short Teaching

Opinion: Focus on bureaucracy sells students with special education needs short

In other countries excessive bureaucracy has led to the demoralisation of teachers, writes ASTI President Breda Lynch.

# asti - Thursday 29 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Secondary school teachers reject government pay proposals for new recruits Teachers Pay

Secondary school teachers reject government pay proposals for new recruits

The ASTI’s executive will meet shortly to consider the outcome of the ballot.

# asti - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Primary schools braced for strike action as INTO to ballot on next move Equal Pay For Equal Work

Primary schools braced for strike action as INTO to ballot on next move

The union will meet next Wednesday to agree on a ballot for industrial action, up to and including a strike.

# asti - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Richard Bruton heckled at conference as teachers threaten to strike over pay issues New Teachers This post contains videos

Richard Bruton heckled at conference as teachers threaten to strike over pay issues

Unions have voted in favour of industrial action if pay inequality is not addressed.

From TheJournal.ie Minister orders full review of sex education in schools Sex Education

Minister orders full review of sex education in schools

Richard Bruton is due to address the annual conference of the ASTI teachers’ union this morning.

# asti - Thursday 14 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Bruton says he can't restore young teachers' pay as it would mean cutting children's resources Education

Bruton says he can't restore young teachers' pay as it would mean cutting children's resources

A ballot of members of the Teachers’ Union of Ireland (TUI) rejected the government’s new public pay deal this evening.

# asti - Thursday 1 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Teachers say 'pay is insufficient' as urgent appeal made for Leaving Cert markers 11th Hour

Teachers say 'pay is insufficient' as urgent appeal made for Leaving Cert markers

The SEC said that it would have sufficient numbers in place and did not want to “cause alarm” with the appeal.

# asti - Thursday 2 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie More strike fears as secondary teachers reject "final offer" pay deal ASTI

More strike fears as secondary teachers reject "final offer" pay deal

Industrial action led to the closure of over 500 schools in November.

# asti - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie After late night talks, a possible breakthrough at the ASTI teacher dispute Midnight Oil

After late night talks, a possible breakthrough at the ASTI teacher dispute

It’s three weeks since the current talks process began.

# asti - Saturday 12 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: How can the government prevent further strikes? Industrial Action

Opinion: How can the government prevent further strikes?

The next few months look bleak for industrial relations in the public sector, writes Dr Michelle O’Sullivan.

# asti - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Talking is always better than walking': Relief this morning as teachers to attend pay talks Schooled

'Talking is always better than walking': Relief this morning as teachers to attend pay talks

The agreement to suspend the action has been welcomed by the government and education bodies.

# asti - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Schools will reopen tomorrow as teachers' union enters talks ASTI

Schools will reopen tomorrow as teachers' union enters talks

Teachers were due to withdraw from supervision and substitution duties tomorrow, leading to the closure of schools nationwide.

From TheJournal.ie Around 500 secondary schools closed today as teachers strike Teachers

Around 500 secondary schools closed today as teachers strike

The strike centres on pay for newly-qualified teachers.

# asti - Monday 7 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Was he really that naïve to think we'd work for free?': Teacher's message to Education Minister ASTI

'Was he really that naïve to think we'd work for free?': Teacher's message to Education Minister

Earlier today Minister Richard Bruton accused the union of trying to “rewrite the entire approach to public pay in this dispute”.

From TheJournal.ie 'It beggars belief the ASTI would decide to close schools indefinitely' Supervising

'It beggars belief the ASTI would decide to close schools indefinitely'

ASTI members are withdrawing from certain duties.

# asti - Sunday 6 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Confirmed: About 400 secondary schools will be closed tomorrow No Deal

Confirmed: About 400 secondary schools will be closed tomorrow

No deal was reached today.

From TheJournal.ie Bertie Ahern is "iffy" about how the Garda dispute was resolved Under Pressure

Bertie Ahern is "iffy" about how the Garda dispute was resolved

The former Taoiseach isn’t sure if gardaí should have access to industrial relations mechanisms.

# asti - Saturday 5 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should the Lansdowne Road Agreement be replaced? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Lansdowne Road Agreement be replaced?

A number of unions have said that a deal offered to gardaí changes the landscape of the agreement.

# asti - Thursday 3 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie No movement in teachers' pay discussions ahead of next week's strike Deadlock

No movement in teachers' pay discussions ahead of next week's strike

The gardaí are not the only public servants who are currently locked in talks.

# asti - Thursday 27 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie ASTI is "a long way away" from temporarily suspending teachers strike A Lot More To Do

ASTI is "a long way away" from temporarily suspending teachers strike

Today marked the first day of strike action for teachers across the country, with over 500 schools closed.

From TheJournal.ie Over 500 schools to close today kicking off a season of strikes Winter Of Discontent

Over 500 schools to close today kicking off a season of strikes

Teachers are not the only group set to strike over the coming weeks.

# asti - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Those in exam years will feel the strain of teacher strikes, says student organisation Secondary SChools

Those in exam years will feel the strain of teacher strikes, says student organisation

Some students in exam years have expressed an interest in studying in school during these days but this is not likely to be feasible due to the lack of supervision and insurance requirements.

# asti - Friday 14 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Schools will shut for seven days as secondary teachers announce strike action

Schools will shut for seven days as secondary teachers announce strike action

The ASTI have this evening announced the dates of seven strike days.

From TheJournal.ie Seven weeks: That's how long the minister says there is to avoid school closures Industrial Relations

Seven weeks: That's how long the minister says there is to avoid school closures

Minister for Education Richard Bruton says they’d need seven weeks to put a contingency in place. .

# asti - Thursday 13 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Secondary schools face closures as teachers vote for strike action Strike

Secondary schools face closures as teachers vote for strike action

ASTI members voted overwhelmingly in favour of an industrial action.

From TheJournal.ie We'll know today if teachers are going to strike for their younger colleagues Out Of College

We'll know today if teachers are going to strike for their younger colleagues

The results of two ASTI ballots will be revealed.

# asti - Friday 30 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'It's punishing children': Students could be penalised over dispute about Junior Cert English exam ASTI

'It's punishing children': Students could be penalised over dispute about Junior Cert English exam

Students taught by ASTI could end up losing 10% of their overall mark, it is feared.

# asti - Saturday 17 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'We don't want a pay increase; we are demanding pay restoration for our vulnerable colleagues' Column

'We don't want a pay increase; we are demanding pay restoration for our vulnerable colleagues'

ASTI representative Ciara Kinsella explains why secondary school teachers are considering going on strike.

# asti - Saturday 3 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'We're prepared to strike': Union to ballot secondary school teachers for industrial action Teachers

'We're prepared to strike': Union to ballot secondary school teachers for industrial action

Teachers will be asked about industrial action and will also vote on whether they want to withdraw from supervision duties.

# asti - Monday 30 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie TUI votes to accept government proposals over pay and work hours Agreement

TUI votes to accept government proposals over pay and work hours

The TUI will effectively be signing up to the terms of The Landsdowne Road Agreement.

# asti - Sunday 29 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Will there be a summer of strikes? There's trouble brewing on several fronts Industrial Action

Will there be a summer of strikes? There's trouble brewing on several fronts

2016 has not been a good year for industrial relations.

# asti - Friday 20 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Warnings of 'major disruption' to schools as teachers vote to stop working 33 extra hours Croke Park

Warnings of 'major disruption' to schools as teachers vote to stop working 33 extra hours

The hours were agreed under the Croke Park agreement.

# asti - Thursday 24 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Vast majority of principals say austerity has undermined mental health support for students Pastoral Care

Vast majority of principals say austerity has undermined mental health support for students

The results of a survey show how a moratorium on hiring has affected schools.

# asti - Friday 18 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Education minister says it's not up to her to deal with teacher strike plans Not My Problem

Education minister says it's not up to her to deal with teacher strike plans

The ASTI is planning further strike days over concerns about planned changes to the junior cycle.

# asti - Thursday 7 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Teachers to protest outside school gates today against Junior Cert reforms Stalemate

Teachers to protest outside school gates today against Junior Cert reforms

Only a nominal number of teachers have taken up the new teacher training.

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