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31. Government scrambles to counter teacher strike

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/government-scrambles-to-counter-teacher-strike

The government is putting together measures to minimise the impact of next week’s teacher strike, with the education minister saying he is willing to pick things up with the unions from where they were left off at the last handshake...

32. Teachers and government clash over strike

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-and-government-clash-over-strike

Union teachers decided Wednesday to go on a rolling strike, starting with a 48-hour industrial action next week while warning the government this is only the beginning...

33. Cabinet meets to address teacher crisis

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cabinet-meets-to-address-teacher-crisis

The Cabinet is holding an emergency session Tuesday at noon to discuss the teacher crisis, with a whole host of problems in the backdrop including a slowdown by the unions...

34. Teachers 'go slow' to show dissent

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-go-slow-to-show-dissent

State teachers in public schools will take industrial action by ‘going slow’ in the first few days back to school, as unions seek a stronger mandate from members by asking them to approve a general strike...

35. Education crisis at end of tether

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/education-crisis-at-end-of-tether

Difficult days lie ahead in public education, with state teachers unions saying a last-minute proposal by ruling party Disy, at least at face value, is no different than the latest government measures already rejected...

36. Teacher demo forces eleventh hour debate

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teacher-demo-forces-eleventh-hour-debate

The government is contemplating a suggestion that would allow proposed education measures to take hold but only through the end of the calendar year, in exchange of labour peace and talks with the teachers unions...

37. Teachers march nine thousand-strong

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-march-nine-thousand-strong

Thousands of demonstrators descended on Presidential Palace Avenue on Tuesday, protesting a Cabinet decision to trim down the number of class-exempt teaching hours in state schools...

38. Nicosia roads close as teachers march

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nicosia-roads-close-as-teachers-march

Traffic police say there will be road closures in Nicosia on Tuesday late afternoon due to a scheduled teacher demonstration where thousands of educators are expected to join...

39. Teachers regroup ahead of big demonstration

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-regroup-ahead-of-big-demonstration

States teachers unions rejected over the weekend a government attempt to seek middle ground in budgeting exempted hours, saying they had nothing to do with the proposal and warning they would resist any change without mutual agreement...

40. President makes final offer to teachers

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/president-makes-final-offer-to-teachers

President Nicos Anastasiades has weighed in on the ongoing debacle between state educators and the government, drawing up a final offer to teachers and expecting an answer before the weekend is out...

41. Education debacle full of suspense

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/education-debacle-full-of-suspense

The president is weighing in on the ongoing debate between the government and state educators in a last ditch effort to avoid a bumpy start of the school year, but it is not clear whether the highly contested issue of budgeting hours will be taken off the table...

42. Britain’s Cypriot dialect under pressure

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/britain-s-cypriot-dialect-under-pressure

London, 1990. Six-year old Skevi, of Cypriot background, was late for class at her Greek community school, which left her unable to find somewhere to sit....

43. No labour peace as schools open next month

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/no-labour-peace-as-schools-open-next-month

State teachers and the government failed to reach an agreement this week, with the education minister saying the unions were placing demands that cannot be addressed before September and accusing them of avoiding the budgeting issue...

44. Archbishop favours scrapping five religious school holidays

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/archbishop-favours-scrapping-five-religious-school-holidays

Archbishop Chrysostomos says religious holidays on school days no longer serve their purpose, suggesting that five of them should be eliminated while also taking a jab at union teachers...

45. Gap in education talks seems unbridgeable

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/gap-in-education-talks-seems-unbridgeable

A truce agreed upon ten days ago by state teachers and the government, which aimed to help reengage in a dialogue on school reform, appears to be collapsing...

46. Teachers agree to a truce

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-agree-to-a-truce

Three unions representing high school state educators have agreed to a truce with the government, in order to reengage in a weeklong dialogue aimed at finding common ground in school reform...

47. President invites enraged teachers to Palace

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/president-invites-enraged-teachers-to-palace

President Nicos Anastasiades has extended an invitation to public education union leaders in order to have an open dialogue on school reorganisation...

48. Teachers up in arms as minister rejects ultimatum

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-up-in-arms-as-minister-rejects-ultimatum

Unions of state educators are fuming as Education Minister Costas Hambiarouis rejected their ultimatum to start dialogue from scratch in public school reform...

49. Minister unfazed by angry educators

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/minister-unfazed-by-angry-educators

Thousands of public teachers stood outside the gates of the Education Ministry on Friday, calling on Education Minister Costas Hambiaouris to resign and union members refusing to go to his office to talk things out...

50. Probe into Stavros’ death still open

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/probe-into-stavros-death-still-open

Members of a Health and Safety Task Force Committee are visiting Alethriko elementary on Wednesday, a Larnaca school where 10-year-old Stavros Georgallis got injured last month and whose death hours later was shrouded in controversy and allegations of incompetence...

51. Teachers call for air conditioners in state school classrooms

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teachers-call-for-air-conditioners-in-public-school-classrooms

Public school teachers are calling on the government to move forward with the installation of air condition units in classrooms, with the government raising health concerns while looking into the possibility....

52. Education minister calls for special task force

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/education-minister-calls-for-special-task-force

Organised parents and teachers met with the education minister to discuss safety and health issues in public schools, but union representatives did not take part during talks over teacher evaluations...

53. #PoliticsBlog - Healthy’s thunder and a warning

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/politicsblog-healthy-s-thunder-and-a-warning

Get the inside scoop on political gossip and other happenings right here, including the ‘Healthy one’ landing on the unions like a sumo wrestler...

54. Child sex abuse complaints get buried in school

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/child-sex-abuse-complaints-get-buried-in-school

Disy MP Efthymios Diplaros is defending comments he made publicly about teachers involved in sexual abuse cases who face no consequences, dismissing criticism that he was acting irresponsibly with his remarks...

55. Greek village ‘lost for words’ over news of Texan shooter

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greek-village-‘lost-for-words-over-news-of-texan-shooter

The family of the Texan teen gunman were “quiet, peaceable people” who never raised eyebrows in the Greek village where his father spent his youth...

56. Teachers take on minister in row over boy's death

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/rift-between-teachers-and-minister-gets-bigger

Organised teachers are up in arms over the education minister’s comments during a probe in the aftermath of a school boy’s death, when he asked union educators to stay away from the investigation...

57. Eight to ten dead in Texas high school shooting

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eight-to-ten-dead-in-texas-high-school-shooting

At least eight people were killed on Friday in a shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas, and officers had taken into custody a student who was suspected of carrying out the attack...

58. Educator in Stavros’ school under investigation

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teacher-in-stavros-school-under-investigation

An internal probe into a ‘problem teacher in connection with the fatal injury of a 10-year-old student has angered union teachers, who visited the school premises while their colleagues were talking to investigators...

59. Questions raised over school safety during gym class

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/questions-raised-over-school-safety-during-gym-class

Education Minister Costas Hambiaouris has received the final report on the circumstances surrounding the death of a 10-year-old student in Larnaca, but people are already raising questions about safety on school premises during gym class...

60. Israeli forces kill dozens in Gaza protests as anger mounts over US Embassy

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/israeli-forces-kill-dozens-in-gaza-protests-as-anger-mounts-over-us-embassy

Israeli forces killed at least 41 Palestinians along the Gaza border on Monday, health officials said, as demonstrators streamed to the frontier on the day the United States prepared to open its embassy in Jerusalem...

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