Teacher’s union not surprised Principals joined strike

AN ENNISKILLEN teacher has said it was no surprise to see headteachers join in with their workforce in going out on strike last week. Schools across Fermanagh and the North were closed last week with pickets spending the bulk of the morning protesting outside their respective schools before heading off to a major rally at […]

Headteachers out on strike for first time in 125 years

A HEADTEACHER from Enniskillen has insisted that principals have gone on strike in order to support teachers who are poorly paid and are weighed down by red tape. Jackie Bartley, who is the Principal at St Genevieve’s High School in Andersonstown, Belfast, said the National Association of Headteachers had staged the one-day walkout today in […]