Vote for education
There are now just days to the UK general election. Protect education and vote for education on 7 May. Our manifesto makes recommendations for priorities and policies to benefit all children. Please also sign the NUT's manifesto petition.
Better without baseline
For a video of NUT members saying why they opposite baseline testing go here.
The baseline assessment will test children’s abilities in literacy and numeracy within weeks of them entering school in reception. If you think four is too young to test, join the thousands of people calling on Nicky Morgan to scrap baseline testing and sign the petition.
Find more about why the NUT and others oppose the baseline.
The year of assessment - life without levels
The NUT has developed online resources on the Curriculum and Assessment. The Year of Assessment – Life Without Levels materials are new for 2015. These resources will help teachers develop their expertise in assessment in the context of the removal of National Curriculum levels from this year.
Education should not be run for profit
On 24 April, teachers and parents from the UK and the United States joined forces with global justice campaigners to lobby shareholders at the annual general meeting of global education corporation Pearson. To read the letter we have addressed to Pearson, please click here. #TellPearson education should not be run for profit.