• Pensions – Summer 2020 Retirements
    The Scottish Public Pensions Agency (SPPA) will guarantee pensions will be paid out in August 2020 provided the completed applications are submitted by mid-May 2020. Applications submitted after this will […]
  • EIS Coronavirus Survey
    The EIS recently launched an online survey, to gauge members’ views on how learning and teaching should proceed after the lockdown. Your views will inform our ongoing discussions with the […]
  • EIS Diaries
    Unfortunately the EIS diaries will be ready later than usual this year. Members could normally expect to receive their diaries along with the May edition of the SEJ, but unfortunately […]
  • AGM Cancelled
    The EIS has taken the decision to cancel the 2020 Annual General Meeting as a consequence of the COVID-19 crisis. The AGM, which had been scheduled to take place in […]
  • The Virtual Benedetti Sessions
    The EIS has contributed towards the “Virtual Benedetti Sessions,” a project launched by the Benedetti Foundation. This is a global project available to children worldwide. Young musicians will have access […]
  • Professional Judgement of Teachers Must be Respected
    Commenting following a recent Education and Skills’ Committee Meeting, EIS General Secretary Larry Flanagan said: “The EIS is very clear that the professional judgement of teachers must have primacy over […]
  • Online Demo Against Forth Valley College Making Staff Redundant During Pandemic
    A mass online demonstration against Forth Valley College’s continuing plans to make lecturing staff redundant during the COVID-19 epidemic took place on Wednesday 1 April at 1pm. Teachers and lecturers […]