Church School Agreement

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The Union Of Professional Educators –  Voice of The Workers would like to point out a few factors after receiving information that MUT is currently conducting a “vote” similar to the online survey presented in December 2017  with the intention of seeking approval for the signing of the Church School Agreement. Once again the union […]

Photocopy Inconvenience

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The centralised printing system is one of the Education Departments latest scheme.  One has to point out that the policy has been introduced after the revival of a public sector regulation that enforces printing in the public sector to be affected solely by the Government Printing Press. One understands that such as policy is enforced […]

LSE’s left wondering on proposed Degree

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The Union of Professional Educators – Voice of the Workers has been monitoring the situation over the past days upon getting to know that the University of Malta has launched a B.A. (Hons) in Facilitating Inclusive Education.  The degree is being offered in three separate modes: Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Facilitating Inclusive Education a […]

Critical Situation at St Angela’s Kindergarten School

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Union of Professional Educators – Voice of The Workers (UPE) is seriously concerned about the confirmation of redundancies of Learning Support Educators (LSEs) from St Angela’s Kindergarten School. In the circumstances, the union held several meetings with its members and officials at the Secretariat for Catholic Educations to resolve the serious matter.  It would appear […]

Precarious onboard supervision

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UPE is seriously concerned about the issue regarding onboard supervision.  When the government had proposed the mentioned scheme one was hopeful that the system would consider both the wellbeing of the students as well as that of the educators onboard. To the union’s disappointment, both aspects have been neglected by the competent authorities as various […]