Education

Teaching union backs programme of strikes

Image copyright Rui Vieira Image caption NUT members joined other striking unions in October 2013 Schools in England and Wales are set to be hit with a new programme of strike action over pay, working conditions and school funds. National Union of Teachers members will walk out first on Tuesday 5 July, after 91% of those who voted backed the action. The turnout was 25%. NUT deputy general secretary Kevin