Tag: Malta Union Of Teachers

MUT requests protocols for school closures

Anytime some schools would have to close, the union stated, noting that the criteria which shall lead to such closure are not known.

MUT issues 12 directives to defend educators’ interests as schools reopen

The Malta Union of Teachers has issued 12 directives to its members with the stated aim of safeguarding their health and safety as well as their working conditions.

Watch: MUT directives stopping support services in schools lifted after 14-month...

A series of directives affecting support services in schools which have been in place for more than a year are being lifted just in time for the new scholastic year after the Malta Union of Teachers has reached an agreement with the government on the issue.

After inconclusive meeting with PM, MUT resumes discussions on school reopening

The Malta Union of Teachers has engaged in a fresh round of discussions with the Education Ministry on the imminent reopening of schools after declaring that talks which went on for weeks had failed.

Education Minister’s comment at educators sparks reactions

Mixed reactions by the Minsiter's choice of words

Implementing school reopening measures ‘a huge challenge,’ MUT warns

A huge challenge is ahead if the pandemic-related measures concerning the reopening of schools are to be implemented in time, according to the Malta Union of Teachers.

MUT insists school reopening protocols should not be rushed

The Malta Union of Teachers expressed concern at the Education Ministry’s apparent efforts to rush through its protocols on the reopening of schools, warning that it would not allow the authorities to steamroll over educators.

Prof. Ian Refalo appointed MCAST President

Prof. Ian Refalo will replace Frederick Schembri who stepped down earlier this month

MUT accepts to form part of think tank on future education

the MUT accepted be part of the think tank but in order to do so the union will establish a working group made up of individuals with vast experience in the education sector and this group will be representing the MUT in the think tank.

MUT seeks urgent meeting with PM to discuss school closures

The Malta Union of Teachers is calling for an urgent meeting with Prime Minister Robert Abela to discuss the closure of all schools, stating that the coronavirus outbreak has created an unsustainable situation.