Friday, 21 May 2021

MP calls on Education Secretary to pay teachers for their overtime work marking assessments

South Lakes MP Tim Farron has written to the Education Secretary Gavin Williamson, urging him to pay teachers for the extra marking and assessments they are having to undertake after external exams were scrapped. Last month, Tim contacted the Secretary of State about the issue of schools paying up to £110,000 to exam boards, despite there being no externally marked A-Level or GCSE exams this summer.

Follow this link for more info: http://timfarron.co.uk/en/article/2021/1406012/mp-calls-on-education-secretary-to-pay-teachers-for-their-overtime-work-marking-assessments