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BA Childhood Practice Members

At a Special Council meeting in June 2020, convened to overtake AGM business, the EIS agreed to change its Membership Rules to include ‘Persons employed as graduate Early Years Practitioners’. […]

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Covid Update

With the Winter months now upon us, the importance of Covid mitigations is increased and issues such as balancing ventilation with appropriate temperature within classrooms become more challenging. Here, the […]

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Curriculum for Excellence Review

The EIS has commented on the launch of the Curriculum for Excellence Review Implementation Framework, which was recently published on the Scottish Government website. The Implementation Framework sets out how […]

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Afghanistan Emergency

The EIS delegation played an active role at the recent STUC Women’s Conference, speaking on a wide range of motions. The EIS Equalities Convener, Nicola Fisher, delivered an impassioned speech […]

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EIS-ULA ballot

The EIS has been running a statutory industrial action ballot for its members in the Higher Education Sector. Members of the EIS University Lecturers’ Association (EIS-ULA) were being asked to […]

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EIS and COP26

The EIS was extremely active around the recent COP26 conference in Glasgow. A range of Webinars were organised addressing climate-change issues, and these were well attended by members. An online […]

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SRUC dispute resolved

The pay dispute at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) has been resolved, following a programme of strike action by EIS-ULA members at the institution. The EIS and SRUC have now agreed […]

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