Teachers’ protests
Protests against reopening schools -US US teachers protest against reopening of schools, demand safe working conditions

Trade unions representing teachers and support staff from 35 school districts undertook the protest against the push to reopen in-person classes. Unions have argued that in-person classes could pose a risk to public health

Teachers’ unions mount countrywide campaign to roll back school opening in South Africa

The Educators Union of South Africa (EUSA) alleges that money meant for PPEs for students and teachers is being looted through corrupt tenders given at exaggerated prices by the department of basic education and that they are being sent back to schools in an unsafe manner

Greeks say no to education system which only serves capitalist needs

Teachers and students in Greece observed an education strike on June 9, Tuesday, and staged protests across the country denouncing a controversial education bill proposed by the conservative New Democracy (ND) government.

education bill protests Greece Greek teachers and students hit the streets again protesting new education bill

The controversial bill presented by the Greek minister for education for public consultation on April 23 is likely to be voted on by the Greek parliament on June 10

Education is Resistance, Resistance is Education

We take a look at the struggles for free and quality education in Pakistan, the US, India, Colombia, France, Brazil, Chile and more in the past year

Teachers and students in India unite against New Education Policy

Experts point out that the new policy will convert education into a commodity and deprive the socially and economically underprivileged students of education.

Around the World in 8 Minutes: Episode 41

Peoples Dispatch takes a look at the protests related to the Unnao rape case, the deportation of Syrian refugees from Turkey and the protests against labor reform bills in Costa Rica

Chilean teachers vote to continue the strike

The president of the teachers union said that a national assembly will be held to define the action plan for the next stage of their movement.

Chilean teachers union calls on teachers to end the strike

The union has invited teachers to vote on the latest proposal made by the government on July 10.

Assam TET Protest 15,000 teachers take to the streets in Assam demanding regularization of jobs

The teachers, many of whom have been working for nearly 7 years without regularization, are unhappy at the government’s failure to heed their demands

Chilean teachers continue their strike for a fifth week

In its new proposal, the education ministry refused to address six of the twelve demands put forth by the teachers’ union and offered to continue negotiating in the future on the rest

Chilean teachers’ strike enters fourth week

The teachers’ strike continues to grow and has received support from national and international organizations

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