December 2017

Vol. 101, Issue No. 06

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The Gwen Mayor Trust

The Gwen Mayor Trust was established by the EIS in memory of Gwen Mayor, the primary 1 teacher at Dunblane Primary School was killed alongisde 16 of her pupils in the 1996 tragedy. (Page 14)

Teachers Pay Must be Improved

As 2017 draws to a close, it looks increasingly probable that Scotland's teachers will finally receive their pay settlement for the year. (Page 8)

Starting Out - Focus on NQTs

The SEJ spoke to some of Scotland's newly qualified teachers, as they settled in to their induction year in schools across Scotland.

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Agreement on Pay Moves Closer, as Campaign Planning Steps Up

The final meeting of Council for 2017 discussed the developing strategy around next year's major campaign on pay, as discussions on this year's overdue pay settlement edged towards completion. (Page 4)