The ASTI submitted a range of written questions and raised queries at a meeting with NPHET/HSPC on Tuesday 20th October.
From Thursday, 22nd October, ASTI Head Office will operate remotely due to Level 5 restrictions.
The ASTI is expressing its full support for the Debenhams workers.
New measures have been introduced by the Teaching Council to ensure that over 6000 teachers – most of whom are Newly Qualified Teachers/NQTs - can now register their availability for substitution through www.educationposts.ie and the Sub Seeker platform.
Retiring in 2020 or 2021? The ASTI is running a series of online and interactive information seminars for teachers who are intending to retire in 2021.
“Budget 2021 represents a sticking plaster for schools, and does little to address the prolonged underfunding of Irish second-level education,” ASTI President Ann Piggott said today.
Due to the demand for School Steward Training we are adding on an additional training day. The new date is 5th November.
ASTI members are being balloted shortly on terms and conditions, equal pay for equal work and on COVID-19 measures in schools.
Spectrum.Life, the Employee Assistance Service (EAS) provider, will run a series of weekly Wellbeing Live Events for school staff beginning today until 6th January, 20
The President of the ASTI Ann Piggott has said teachers are concerned by the implications of the recommendation from the National Public Health Emergency Team to place the country on Level 5 restrictions - the highest level in the 'Living with Covid-19 Plan'