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EIS members at Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) back strike action in pay dispute

24 June 2021

Lecturing staff at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) have overwhelmingly voted in favour of industrial action, including potential strike action, in a continuing dispute over pay and grading.

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EIS welcomes ruling in Forth Valley College dispute that will 'protect role of lecturers'

24 June 2021

The EIS  has welcomed the ruling by the National Joint Negotiating Committee (NJNC) which has found that posts at Forth Valley College.

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EIS welcomes decision to scrap SQA following publication of OECD report

21 June 2021

The EIS has welcomed today’s announcement by the Cabinet Secretary for Education that the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) is to be scrapped.

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Media Information: EIS AGM 2021 - Speeches from Cabinet Secretary & General Secretary will Highlight Day 2

11 June 2021

Scotland’s Teachers and lecturers have gathered virtually again today as the AGM of Scotland’s largest teaching union continues.

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EIS AGM 2021 - Online EIS AGM concludes, General Secretary calls for firm commitments on education recovery

11 June 2021

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the EIS has concluded this afternoon with the final Motions being debated and with the annual AGM address by General Secretary Larry Flanagan...

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EIS Annual General Meeting 2021 - President says support for pupils' mental health must be a priority

10 June 2021

The outgoing President of the EIS has used her final speech in post to make a passionate plea for more support for pupils’ mental health and wellbeing...

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EIS AGM 2021

07 June 2021

Scotland’s Teachers and lecturers will gather virtually this week for the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Scotland’s largest teaching union, the EIS...

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Review of SQA and Education Scotland

03 June 2021

The EIS has welcomed the review, announced today in Parliament, of the SQA and Education Scotland.

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All Politicians must Support the Effort in Schools

02 June 2021

Following the Parliamentary announcement by Shirley Anne Somerville of an appeals system for NQs 2021, Larry Flanagan has called upon politicians to support the effort being made by schools and teachers to deliver qualifications.

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EIS Opens Statutory Industrial Action Ballot at SRUC

28 May 2021

The EIS has opened a statutory industrial action ballot for members at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC).

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