Educate magazine May/June 2019
Now available online:
“Educate” magazine back issues are always available on this website’s NEU Documents & News webpage.
The NEU (NUT Section) magazine “The Teacher” has been discontinued but copies can still be viewed on this website’s NEU Documents & News webpage.
Message from PSC:
‘Not the Eurovision: Party for Palestine’
18 May 2019
20:30 – 03:00
65 Crowndale Road
Our system is obsessed with league tables, turning children into data points and denying them a broad, stimulating education at key stages in their development. It puts an unnecessary burden on children, parents and teachers alike.
Go to the NEU website for more on what can be done:
Too much testing
Together for education
by National Education Union
Sat, 22 June 2019
10:30 – 15:00 BST
Central Hall Westminster
Continue reading Together for education 22/06/2019
Many NEU Newham District members attend events organised by #WeAreNMCFUK. They have just moved their office.
Message from NMCFUK
“From Tuesday 7 May 2019, please find us at 5th Floor LABS House, 15-19 Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2TH. Telephones are the same +44 20 3077 1231.
Continue reading Nelson Madela Children’s Fund UK have moved their office
NEWHAM SUTR are leafletting outside Stratford station Wednesday 8th, 15th
and 22nd 5-6pm ‘Keep racism Our of the Elections’, and going with London
SUTR groups to the NW on Sunday 19th May to campaign against Tommy
Robinson. NEU Newham District members are welcome. Please forward to others.
NEU Newham District
Annual General Meeting
East Ham Town Hall
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(Article originally published 25.04/2019, re-posted 07/05/2019)
Bolivia, Evo Morales and the Transformation of a Nation.
Tuesday April 30, 6.30pm, Unite House, 128 Theobalds Road, WC1X 8TN.
With: Manuel Bueno (Bolivian trade unionist,) Dan Carden MP (Shadow International Development,) Christine Blower (former NUT General Secretary), short films and more. Register:
Facebook event here:
NEU helps break the blockade with thousands of instruments sent to Cuba
The first ever National Education Union conference took place in Liverpool in April, and delegates participated in three fantastic actions to show solidarity with the Cuban people against the US blockade.
While the US government was announcing measures to intensify the blockade, the UK’s largest teaching union hosted Maida Bisset Despaign, regional secretary of the Cuban teachers union in Santiago de Cuba, celebrated the sending of thousands of instruments to Cuban school children, and raised money for the campaign to end the blockade at a Cuban salsa night.
Read the full report here