Tag: conditions

Education union highlights unequal conditions as it campaigns for quality education

The Taiwanese government is widening the social gap and encouraging the privatisation of the early childhood education (ECE) sector. That’s according to the National Teachers’ Association (NTA) in its yearly summary. Public authorities support English as a second language (ESL) in Taiwan, according to the NTA’s 2030 Bilingual Policy. It said the Ministry of Education […]

Niger: Trade Union Unit for Skills Development and Improved Working Conditions for Teachers: Education International

With the help of Education International's COVID-19 solidarity fund, the national trade unions that are members of the Education International in Niger (IESNI) membership structure have helped organize a forum for integrative education policy, a workshop on skills development for 25 teachers Organization of an awareness roadshow. The forum for integrative educational policy The forum […]

Mexico: Agreement enhances teaching and learning conditions in the higher education sector : Education International

In Mexico, a new agreement was reached between the Sindicato Nacional de Trabajadores de la Educación (SNTE) and the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) for quality working and living conditions for educators and quality education for students in the higher education sector. Over 6,000 teachers from the IPN will benefit from the agreement, which covers key […]

Education union calls for improvements to living and working conditions of private-sector teachers

The Fédération des syndicats de l’Éducation nationale (FESEN) has urged Togolese education ministers to tackle the issue of insecurity affecting teachers in the private sector so that “their ordeal can come to an end.” Addressing ministers responsible for primary and secondary education, technical education, and vocational training and workforce integration, the general secretary of the […]