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Wednesday 29 November 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# Teachers Strike

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Around 500 secondary schools closed today as teachers strike
The strike centres on pay for newly-qualified teachers.
When students struck back: During the 2001 teachers' strike, students took to the streets
Frustration boiled over as the dispute went on and on.
The Teachers' Union of Ireland won't be doing the work of its striking colleagues
The TUI has said it will support its members if they don’t wish to pass the picket but warned that they won’t be paid.
Joan Burton compares Mary Lou to a saint ... but not in a good way
The pair have a history of clashing in the Dáil.
Cork pub takes advantage of teachers' strike, invites students to 'study'
The Bishopstown Bar is at it again.
Cork students quizzed on the street during teachers strike, fail miserably
Do you know Pi?
No resolution in sight for striking teachers
The action today has seen 27,000 of the country’s teachers taking industrial action.
Opinion: 'I want to support my students, I don't want to judge them'
Times are changing, as is teaching, but we can’t lose sight of what’s important; instilling a love of learning in our students.
'Somebody dying on the street outside the Dáil is not acceptable'
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
Poll: Do you support the teachers strike?
Students have a day off as teachers take action over proposed Junior Cert reforms.
Teachers are striking today - Here's why
The Junior Cert does matter, apparently.
Teachers are almost certainly going on strike tomorrow
Neither the minister nor the unions will budge.
Teachers aren't backing down - they're going to strike on Tuesday
The ASTI says they need more movement from Education Minister Jan O’Sullivan.
Teachers have voted for strike action against changes to the Junior Cert
The industrial action will consist of non-co-operation with aspects of the Junior Cycle Student Award.
ASTI industrial action to begin on 2 October
The union says that it will withdraw from school meetings, in-service training and parent-teacher meetings.
ASTI chief: Teachers have had enough
Pat King said that the “fabric of schools” is being taken away.