Scottish Education

Scottish Education
Several teachers at Kaimes Special School have been barred from the classroom and had their pay stopped after refusing to teach pupils they believe pose a risk to their safety

Teachers cannot be expected to put up with violence – NASUWT

The NASUWT is currently supporting a group of teachers at Kaimes School in Edinburgh who have had their pay stopped and have been barred from their classrooms and forced to leave the premises after engaging in a lawful trade dispute to refuse to teach or supervise a group of pupils who they believe pose a risk to their health and safety, writes Chris Keates, general secretary of the union.

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