IMPORTANT UPDATE - ASSESSMENT
Please note that there is no change at present to the Industrial Action on Assessment except for those schools who are involved in the Shared Education project where teachers will use their professional judgement to award levels.
THERE WILL BE NO PORTFOLIOS THIS YEAR .THE ONGOING TALKS ON ASSESSMENT WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION ARE POSITIVE AND WE HOPE TO BE ABLE TO REPORT THE OUTCOME IN THE VERY NEAR FUTURE.
The instructions from CCEA on the collection of portfolios should therefore be ignored as the industrial action precludes portfolios being returned this year. If you have any further queries in Assessment please contact Headquarters for advice.
Join the Ulster Teachers' Union
A serving teacher applying for UTU membership will normally be enrolled as a full subscribing member.Subscription will be deducted from salary monthly in arrears at the rate of 0.6% of gross salary, but the ceiling (ie the maximum payable by any individual) will be one and a half times the minimum subscription. A teacher will be considered a full member from the date Head Office receives the completed deduction authorisation card until the date last deduction is made.
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