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Wilshaw takes charge of Trojan Horse

Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw is to take personal charge of the watchdog's investigation into claims that a number of schools in Birmingham have been taken over by Muslim hardliners.

Posted on: 20 April 2014

Menopause 'worse' in too warm schools

High temperatures, poor ventilation and lack of drinking water in schools make the menopause particularly tough for teachers, the NUT has heard.

Posted on: 20 April 2014

Extremism in Birmingham schools?

Investigating claims of Islamic "takeovers" of schools

Posted on: 20 April 2014

Teachers' election year strike threat

The NASUWT teachers' union warns of industrial action in the run up to next year's general election.

Posted on: 20 April 2014

Teachers put strike vote on hold

The NUT conference rejects calls for a four-day autumn strike, but could still press for a summer classroom walk-out

Posted on: 20 April 2014

Teachers warn of CCTV intrusion

Teachers are warning that CCTV safety cameras are being misused by senior staff as a way of spying on lessons.

Posted on: 19 April 2014

What hours do teachers really work?

What hours do teachers really work?

Posted on: 19 April 2014

Hunt warns against schools extremism

Labour's Tristram Hunt has told teachers in Birmingham that there is no place for "cultural or gender segregation" in schools.

Posted on: 19 April 2014

Teachers demand qualified status

Teachers' union conferences are demanding that schools in England should only employ qualified teachers.

Posted on: 19 April 2014

VIDEO: Schools improving maths with snooker

Snooker World Champion Steve Davis is taking his love of the sport into schools in the hope of improving students' maths skills.

Posted on: 19 April 2014