UPE Members To Go On Strike

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The Union of Professional Educators – Voice of the Workers fully supports and endorses the strike action initiated by the MUT in relation to State schools at this point in time, and consequently State school educators who are members of the UPE are also being asked to strike. It has become blatantly obvious that despite […]

Risky Re-entry Met with Silence

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The Union of Professional Educators – Voice of the Workers has received various notifications from its members who expressed their concern over the reopening of schools. The concerns these members have brought up revolved around the reckless disregard, by a significant part of the population, with regards to compliance to the guidelines issued by our […]

Withdrawal of Directive for VET Teachers

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The Union of Professional Educators – Voice of the Workers has engaged in discussions with the Ministry of Education with the aim of coming to an acceptable conclusion for the situation in which educators, working on VET subjects, have been instructed to correct work forwarded by students currently following their lessons online.  The union had […]

Directive – When an Instruction Is Virtually Impossible.

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The Union of Professional Educators – Voice of the workers, has been receiving numerous complaints from VET teachers stating that they are being asked by MATSEC to assess students who, in a responsible manner, opted for home schooling.  The same nature of VET subjects, which are ultimately applied subjects, renders remote assessment impossible. How can […]