Forced redundancy of ASTI members will be met with strike ballot, says ASTI President
16 January 2017
If the Government uses FEMPI legislation to make ASTI teachers redundant the union will immediately ballot its membership on industrial action, ASTI President Ed Byrne said today.
Mr Byrne said the threat to make ASTI teachers...
‘Threats made to ASTI members will have implications for industrial relations in Ireland’ – ASTI leader
12 January 2017
The use of Financial Emergency in the Public Interest legislation and other measures against members of the ASTI is profoundly disturbing and will have a long-lasting negative impact on the conduct of normal industrial relations...
Ireland’s 15-year-olds high performers in international study
06 December 2016
The results for Ireland in the OECD PISA report 2015 show second-level students performing near the top of the world in reading literacy and significantly above average in science and maths.
The OECD PISA 2015 report compares...
ASTI members urged to reject Department proposals in ballot
03 December 2016
The ASTI is to ballot its members on a set of proposals from the Department of Education and Skills following talks which concluded earlier this week.
The decision to hold a ballot was taken by the ASTI Central Executive...
ASTI Central Executive Council to consider outcome of talks
30 November 2016
At its meeting today the ASTI’s 23-member Standing Committee considered documents issued by Anna Perry, Chair of the Teachers’ Conciliation Council, following talks aimed at resolving current disputes between the ASTI and the...