John Swinney’s promise of a “renaissance” in education was met with threats of strike action by a union over teacher pay.
Charge teachers and council staff for parking and leave Angus streets alone, suggests depute Provost
Teachers could be asked to pay to park at their schools as part of radical plans being put forward in Angus.
School clothing grants face the axe and funding for breakfast and holiday clubs could be slashed as part of swingeing education budget cuts being considered by Fife Council.
Union bosses fear deteriorating pay and conditions are leaving high schools across Dundee struggling to recruit specialist staff.
Efforts to stem the shortage of teachers in Scottish schools has brought about a new teaching qualification route at Dundee University.
An MSP is calling on mobile phones to be banned in schools – but how practical would that be in this technologically-driven age? Michael Alexander reports.
Scotland's largest teaching union has warned that a recent drop in exclusions in Dundee has led to an increase in violence in schools.
A leading union claims it is “puzzled” by Fife Council claims that significant improvements have been made in easing the region’s teaching crisis.
Stress caused by excessive workloads has been blamed for a near 25% rise in teacher absences in Dundee.
Teachers have rejected claims from the Education Secretary that bureaucracy is being reduced in classrooms.