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08 October 2020 word count: 4

DFM John Swinney and Larry Flanagan

Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills John Swinney and EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan sat down in conversation with EIS Assistant Secretary Andrea Bradley to discuss the important of the PACT project...


07 July 2020 word count: 4

Larry Flanagan Writes to DFM regarding RQTs

EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan has written to John Swinney regarding the situation for recently qualified teachers.


15 January 2020 word count: 4

Larry Flanagan ULA Ballot Video

EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan encourages EIS-ULA members to use their vote in the current statutory ballot.


20 March 2013 word count: 4

Video: Larry Flanagan urges members to vote

General Secretary Larry Flanagan urges members to vote in the pensions ballot


02 July 2020 word count: 3

Q&A With Larry Flanagan

The EIS recently hosted a facebook webinar with a live Q&A session with our General Secretary...


16 March 2020 word count: 3

Update from Larry Flanagan 16 March

An update from EIS General Secretary on the Coronavirus


09 February 2020 word count: 2

Messages from the General Secretary

Updates from EIS General Secretary, Larry Flanagan on the Covid-19 pandemic.


19 August 2020 word count: 2

General Secretary Update 19 August 2020

An update from the General Secretary Larry Flanagan about education during pandemic.


13 August 2020 word count: 2

General Secretary Update 13 August

An update from EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan on 13th August.


18 March 2020 word count: 2

Update from the General Secretary 18 March

Following on from my email on Monday, I thought it would be helpful to provide a quick update on developments.


01 June 2018 word count: 2

The General Secretary's View

EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan discusses why the EIS are urging the Scottish Government to 'Change the Tune' and invest in instrumental music tuition.


18 November 2013 word count: 2

Comment on changes to School Closure procedures

EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan has commented on Scottish Government changes to school closures


08 June 2013 word count: 2

EIS AGM - response to Cabinet Secretary's speech

EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan commenting on the speech by Cabinet Secretary Mike Russell to the EIS AGM today


19 January 2021 word count: 1

First Minister's COVID Lockdown Announcement

Commenting on the First Minister’s announcement today, confirming that current lockdown arrangements will continue until at least mid-February, EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan said:


01 December 2020 word count: 1

EIS General Secretary Elected as President of European Trade Union Group

The General Secretary of Scotland’s largest teaching union, the EIS, has today (Tuesday) been elected as President of the European Trade Union Committee for Education (ETUCE)...


21 October 2020 word count: 1

ASL Review is an Opportunity Missed

Following the publication today of the Scottish Government’s response to the Additional Support for Learning (ASL) Review, EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan has described the reaction as an opportunity missed...


06 October 2020 word count: 1

Letter to Scottish education spokespersons

The EIS has written to all Scottish education spokespersons, including the Deputy First Minister, to highlight its serious concerns over the mooted “circuit-breaker” lockdown...


17 August 2020 word count: 1

Larry Flanagan's letter to the First Minister

Standing alongside you at Monday’s  daily briefing,  Jason Leitch stated that there  were concerns around people meeting outside schools in large groups.


30 July 2020 word count: 1

General Secretary Update 30 July 2020

The Scottish Government has announced the go ahead for schools to reopen fully from August 11th.


16 July 2020 word count: 1

General Secretary Update 16 July 2020

The Scottish Government has published two reports from the SAGE sub-committee on schools.


26 June 2020 word count: 1

General Secretary Update 26 June

General Secretary Update 26 June 2020


15 June 2020 word count: 1

First Minister's Daily Briefing - EIS Response

Commenting following First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s daily COVID-19 briefing, where a number of issues related to education were addressed, EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan said:


03 June 2020 word count: 1

COVID-19 Education Recovery

Commenting on two letters of guidance sent to local authorities today from the Scot Gov on the NIF, Planning and Reporting and Achievement of CfE levels data in the context of the COVID-19 crisis, Larry Flanagan said:


29 May 2020 word count: 1

First Minister's COVID-19 Announcement - EIS Response

Commenting following the announcement by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon at her daily COVID-19 briefing today (Thursday), EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan said:


08 April 2020 word count: 1

General Secretary Update 08 May

You will have picked up from the media that the Deputy First Minister has formed a Covid 19 Education Recovery Group, which is looking at a high-level strategy for when and how schools will reopen post lockdown.


01 May 2020 word count: 1

Professional Judgement of Teachers Must be Respected

Commenting following today’s Education and Skills’ Committee Meeting, EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan said...


17 April 2020 word count: 1

Letter to Shetland Islands Council

Letter from General Secretary Larry Flanagan to Shetland Islands Council...


17 April 2020 word count: 1

Letter to Richard Lochhead

Letter from EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan to Further and Higher Education Minister Richard Lochhead...


04 January 2020 word count: 1

Update from the General Secretary 1 April

An update on developments surrounding COVID-19 from the General Secretary


19 March 2020 word count: 1

No Student to be Disadvantaged by Cancelling SQA Diet

Following the announcement by John Swinney that Scottish pupils and students will not be required to sit SQA examinations this year, the EIS has called for no student to be disadvantaged as a result of the decision.


18 March 2020 word count: 1

School Closures

You may not have read, yet, this morning's member email which outlined the constructive engagement the EIS has had with the Scottish Government about the need to make a decision to close schools.


21 February 2020 word count: 1

Analysis Last Year’s Exam Results – EIS Comment

Commenting on the recent analysis of the 2019 school exam results, EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan said...


11 June 2019 word count: 1

EIS Responds to Health Concerns in North Lanarkshire Schools

In response to recent H&S concerns raised at St Ambrose and Buchanan High EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan said: Members at these schools have raised significant and legitimate health and safety concerns.


07 June 2019 word count: 1

General Secretary's Address

EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan delivers his address to the 2019 AGM.


20 March 2019 word count: 1

EIS Response to Colleges Scotland Open Letter

In response to an open letter Colleges Scotland distributed to College Lecturers today EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan said...


27 October 2018 word count: 1

‘Smoke and Mirrors' Pay Offer to Scotland's Teachers is Unacceptable

Responding to claims made by Cabinet Secretary John Swinney on the Pay Offer to Scotland’s teachers, EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan said:


03 April 2017 word count: 1

Interim Changes to National 5 Qualifications

Commenting on the interim changes to National 5 Qualifications, announced today by Deputy First Minister John Swinney, EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan said:


21 November 2013 word count: 1

EIS Comment on Mobile Technology in Schools

EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan comments on the Scottish Government's publication of Guidance on the Safe and Responsible use of Mobile Technology in Schools.


07 June 2013 word count: 1

General Secretary’s AGM report 2013

Good afternoon colleagues. It certainly has been a busy year as we have sought to engage with the multi agendas facing us as a profession and as a trade union.


20 April 2013 word count: 1

Thatcherite legacy must be challenged to tackle child poverty

Speaking at an EIS Education Conference in Glasgow, which explored the impact of poverty on education, General Secretary Larry Flanagan highlighted how the political sins of the 1980s are still having a profound and damaging impact for many children and y


08 June 2012 word count: 1

General Secretary's AGM report 2012

It is, of course, genuinely a great privilege to stand before you as your new General Secretary. Very conscious of the responsibilities attached to this office and also very excited at the opportunity being afforded to me to lead this august body. I belie