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Education International is the federation of organisations representing over 30 million teachers and other education workers, through over 400 member organisations in more than 170 countries and territories.
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#ItsAboutFreedom: Educators worldwide support US unions under attack

Ven, 23/02/2018 - 13:13
Educators are uniting worldwide in support of their colleagues in the USA, who face one of the most severe anti-union attacks in recent history, aiming at destroying public employee and teacher unions through a Supreme Court case.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Kenya: Bridge loses court case

Xov, 22/02/2018 - 15:19
The High Court of Kenya in Nairobi has dismissed a complaint of Bridge Academies against the education union KNUT and its General Secretary Wilson Sossion, taking a stand for the defense of quality education.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Burkina Faso: United teacher unions secure landmark agreement with government

Xov, 22/02/2018 - 14:39
The National Coordination of Education Unions in Burkina Faso has signed a memorandum of understanding with the government, a landmark agreement covering access to education and improved working conditions.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Refugee integration policy needs concerted effort

Mér, 21/02/2018 - 17:35
The need for concerted efforts at national and international levels to effectively integrate refugee children into education was highlighted at a seminar hosted by Education International. The seminar also focused on the need for action in education policy to reduce the risk of a lost generation of children.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Education Support Personnel: A whole community for a holistic approach to education

Mér, 21/02/2018 - 09:18
Education International’s Task Force on Education Support Personnel has geared up preparations for the upcoming first global Conference on Education Support Personnel and reiterated its commitment to enhancing these workers’ status and recognition.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

No member of the education community left out at global level!

Mér, 21/02/2018 - 09:18
Education International’s Task Force on Education Support Personnel has geared up preparations for the upcoming first global Conference on Education Support Personnel and reiterated its commitment to enhancing these workers’ status and recognition.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Research on refugee education puts strong demands on European Union

Mar, 20/02/2018 - 16:46
A new report that combines four national studies on refugee education reveals shortcomings that need to be overcome in order to ensure the inclusion and integration of newcomers in Europe.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Peru: “low cost” private education under scrutiny

Lun, 19/02/2018 - 15:30
A new study by Education International reveals the flaws and inconsistencies behind Peru’s “low cost” private education boom.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Canada: trade unions worried by planned reform of university governance

Lun, 19/02/2018 - 11:26
Education unions oppose Bill 234, which would make sweeping changes in the system of governance of the University of Montreal, threatening academic freedom and the university’s collegial governance, and deteriorating working conditions.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

UK: Solidarity with education union’s fight over university pensions

Ven, 16/02/2018 - 09:47
Education International’s European region, ETUCE, has sent a message of solidarity to University and College Unions members at 61 UK universities who are due to walk out soon in a dispute over changes to the universities’ pension scheme.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

EI: New podcast marks 25 years of solidarity with education workers

Xov, 15/02/2018 - 15:59
As Education International (EI) celebrates its 25th anniversary, a new podcast helps us look back to past achievements that have helped thousands of teachers deliver quality education, no matter the circumstances.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

United States: Grief and disbelief after school shooting

Xov, 15/02/2018 - 09:38
Educators the world over have expressed their shock and distress at the news of another deadly shooting in a US school.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

The Council of Global Unions condemns attacks on labour rights

Mér, 14/02/2018 - 12:30
The Council of Global Unions held its 12th meeting with a clear message in support of its members in the USA and against attacks on the American trade union movement.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

The Netherlands: Educators’ Code Red continues

Mér, 14/02/2018 - 10:17
Dutch educators are on strike, demanding decent salaries and a normal workload, and urging the government to clearly and firmly address burn out and a shortage in teachers in primary education.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

A leader in Swedish education is remembered for his lifetime’s work

Mar, 13/02/2018 - 17:43
Family and friends traveled to Leksand, Sweden, to reflect on the life of Lars-Erik Klason, a champion of public education and trade unionism in both Sweden and around the world.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

A leader in Swedish education is remembered for his lifetime’s work

Mar, 13/02/2018 - 09:07
Family and friends traveled to Leksand, Sweden, to reflect on the life of Lars-Erik Klason, a champion of public education and trade unionism in both Sweden and around the world.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Belgium: “Hands off our pensions”, say education unions

Lun, 12/02/2018 - 12:11
Teachers in Belgium stopped work for an hour on 1 February, in response to a call from education unions to denounce the Federal Government's pension policy.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

EI World Women's Conference: Education unionists speak up against sexual violence and harassment

Ven, 09/02/2018 - 10:47
The Education International’s third World Women’s Conference concluded with moving contributions from panellists on the last plenary panel, which focused on the #MeToo social media campaign.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

Uganda: unlicensed schools continue to operate, defying Government’s decision

Xov, 08/02/2018 - 15:47
The battle between the private school chain Bridge International Academies and the Ugandan authorities is far from over as the company continues to operate its schools despite government warnings to comply with minimum standards.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade

USA: joint teacher union action aims to put education secretary on notice

Xov, 08/02/2018 - 15:06
The American Federation of Teachers and the National Education Association have teamed up to deliver 80,000 report cards to Secretary DeVos’ doorstep on the anniversary of her appointment to call for her resignation.
Categorías: Educación, Universidade