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05/02/2016 - 15.10 Lack of insurance on laptops unacceptable - MUT directs all members not to pay any bills
Following maintenance issues related to new laptops, the MUT wrote to the Ministry...
MCAST reform not yet reflected in legislation
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment to draw his attention that...
Parking Issues at MCAST EEEI
The MUT wrote to MCAST to look into the parking issues at the Electronics Engineering...
New Rabat Primary School in Gozo
The MUT would like to congratulate the Government on the decision taken to build a...
Church School Call for Assistant Head
The Secretariat for Catholic Education has issued a call for applications for the post of...
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02/02/2016 - 16.40 MCAST rewriting of units - an update
The MUT wrote to the MCAST Principal on the recent discussion and exchange of mails...
ITS Delegate
The MUT would like to notify all concerned that the Institute of Tourism Studies (ITS)...
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27/01/2016 - 16.30 Consultation Process on the Appointment of University Rector and Proposed University Act
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment on the recently launched...
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26/01/2016 - 15.20 Update on the Learning Outcomes Framework
Last week the MUT Officials met the Minister for Education and Employment, the...
Redeployment of KGAs - an update
Following the Union's intervention on the redeployment of KGAs, the issue is now...
Sabbatical for non-State Schools
The MUT wrote to the Permanent Secretary at the MEDE to ask about its plans to extend...
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22/01/2016 - 10.00 KGAs will not be redeployed internally to take February groups
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment to register the Union's...
Heads disallowed from consulting with the MUT
Information received by the Union indicates that in a particular College, during the COH...
Attendance taking and Curriculum Time of TCN Primary Teachers
The MUT wrote to the DGs in connection to Third Country National (TCN) Primary Teachers...
Missing details in Circular
With reference to RDD 01/2016 entitled "Coders for PIRLS 2016 and ICCS 2016 Main...
Gozo Office to open on 29th January 2016
The MUT Gozo Office will be opened as usual on the last Friday of the month, which in...
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19/01/2016 - 12.10 Operations Directorate confirms LSA1 call to be issued in February
Following various queries and a wait of over a year, the Operations Directorate has...
Checklists in Primary Schools
The MUT would like to remind all members that checklists in the primary sector should...
Further amendment suggested to Education Act
The MUT, following feedback from various members, submitted with following suggestion...
MUT objects to Scale 5 Position Eligibility Criterion
The MUT has reiterated its position with the Permanent Secretary at MEDE in relation...
Bachelor in Occupation Health and Safety (Hons.) offered by UoM still open
The Centre for Labour Studies at the University of Malta would like to remind prospective...
MRER lecture on PIRLS and determinants of Student Reading Achievement in Malta
Another session in the MRER Lecture Series is being held on Thursday, 4th February 2016...
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15/01/2016 - 14.40 Directive to Secondary Schools SMT on 5th Form CCP
The MUT has been made aware of last minute decisions effecting 5th Form CCP students...
Meeting with DGs
The Union is holding a meeting with all the Directors General during the first week of...
SDP committee decisions that change working practices / conditions - Attention members in all schools
The MUT is informed that in various schools SDP committees are taking decisions which...
Clarification regarding allocation of load to Form Teachers in state Secondary schools
The Union would like to remind members and schools about the loading of form teachers...
Issue regarding Mathematics software in State Secondary schools
Following reports by members in relation to incompatibility issues of new Laptops with...
Interactive whiteboards connectivity with new Laptops in State schools
The Union is informed that a connection issue between IWB and laptops in Gozo which...
MUT appeals with Maltese MEPs to exclude education from TiSA
The MUT wrote to the Maltese MEPs on the votes on the European Parliament's...
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13/01/2016 - 16.55 Attn: State School SMT members
The MUT has received various reports that persons that are not officials of the Directorate...
LOF in Church Schools: an update
Following correspondence with the Director for Educational Services in Church Schools...
School Transport guidelines for State Schools
The MUT wrote to the DG DES and Director at DSS in relation to a draft document with...
No MCAST lecturer should not be obliged to rewrite or build units from scratch
The Union has been informed that apparently some lecturers at MCAST are being expected...
CPD and up-skilling at ITS way forward found
The MUT would like to note with pleasure that a way forward has finally been found by...
Meeting for SMT members of Resource Centres
The MUT is organising a meeting for SMT members of Resource Centres. The idea of...
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11/01/2016 - 16.30 New course by the MUT on Effective Use of Technology in the Classroom
The Malta Union of Teachers is organising a course for Primary School educators...
LOF in Church Schools
The MUT wrote the Secretariat for Catholic Education in relation to a meeting held for...
Update on the Distribution of Laptops in Gozo
The MUT received the following text from the Foundation for Tomorrow Schools regarding...
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08/01/2016 - 16.25 MCAST Directive on Student Attendance document
The MUT would like to make reference to a very recent document issued by MCAST on...
MUT to meet MCAST on academic progression of Lecturers
The MUT today requested a meeting - to be held next week - to draft a side agreement...
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07/01/2016 - 16.40 MUT thanks Ministry for timely intervention
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment and the Permanent...
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06/01/2016 - 17.05 New Procedure for Prospective MUT Members: SEPA Form is now Compulsory
Following a decision by the MUT Council, as from January 2016 it is now compulsory for...
Malta Review of Educational Research Vol. 9 no.2
Vol.9 no.2 of the Malta Review of Educational Research is available online...
Church School Call for Assistant Head
The Secretariat for Catholic Education has issued a call for applications for the post of...
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05/01/2016 - 15.15 Church Schools Agreement Addendum on recruitment/promotion
The MUT and the Church School Secretariat have finally signed an addendum to the..
Assessment Criteria at MCAST
In a recent meeting with MCAST on the filling out of marks on assessment criteria, it was...
Applying for the 20 week LSA course without 10 week course certificate
The MUT wrote to the MCAST Principal after members reported that they are unable to...
Vacancy - Learning Support Assistants I and II
Mariam Al Batool School is currently inviting applications for the posts of Learning Support...
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22/12/2015 - 12.45 MUT Christmas Greetings
The President, the Council and the Staff of the Malta Union of Teachers would like...
Extension of Form 5 for CCP students
The MUT is attaching a letter sent to the Minister for Education and Employment to...
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17/12/2015 - 15.25 Clarifications regarding teaching load in State/Church Secondary Schools running a 40-lesson timetable
The Union would like to clarify that all activities requiring teacher supervision on or off...
Number of students in class in State/Church Secondary Schools
The number of students in class is stipulated in the respective agreements as follows...
Another Pieta' State Primary burglary - situation verging on the ridiculous
The Union was informed about yet another burglary this morning and it made contact with...
Circular on Transport Rates at Resource Centres
The MUT was in contact with the Director at the Student Services (DES) on behalf of...
Limited Access to reach place of work at Naxxar
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Transport and Infrastructure to bring to his attention...
Top-up course for Graduate Supply Teachers in Primary Schools
The MUT wrote to the DG DES to request information about any plans the DES has to hold...
Recognition of Learning Support Assistants at St Martin's College
The Union had a meeting with the management of St Martin's College following a claim...
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14/12/2015 - 16.40 Security issues at Pieta' Primary School: an update
Following the news update reported last week on the unacceptable situation at the...
MUT Meets Officials from Front Favur il-Mina
MUT officials had a cordial meeting with representatives from Front Favur il-Mina...
Primary School Teacher Vacancy
Mariam Al Batool School is currently looking for a Primary School teacher for Year 1...
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09/12/2015 - 14.25 Directive to State Schools re letter circular DCM 258/2015
The Union is directing all members to refrain from following the direction issued in...
Survey about Saghtar
Now that the last issue of the current version of Saghtar magazine has been published...
MUT Christmas Shutdown
Please note that apart from Christmas day and New Year's day (which are Public Holidays)...
Possible downtime of website, membership services
In view of a major upgrade of its systems, the MUT would like to inform members of a...
Reminder: Meeting for State Schools HODs
A meeting is being held for HODs in State Schools. This is being held at the MUT premises...
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07/12/2015 - 12.40 Extremely difficult situation at Boys Secondary School - MEDE asked to investigate
The MUT has communicated with the Minister for Education and Employment on behalf...
Unacceptable situation at primary school because of lack of proper security
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment on behalf of all the...
Issues related to Prince's Trust programme: an update
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment and other high officials...
CEDEFOP vacancy for Expert in VET Policies
CEDEFOP is currently looking for an Expert in Vocational Education and Training Policies...
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03/12/2015 - 15.45 Provision of laptops and all-in-one devices for Church School educators
The MUT wrote to the Church Secretariat for Catholic Education to request them to...
Lack of CD/DVD drives on new laptops
Following feedback regarding the new laptops being distributed in State Schools, which...
Directive for LSAs not to accompany student/s to Learning Centres
The MUT wrote to the DG DES on behalf of LSAs who are being asked to accompany their...
Solutions to lack of English Teachers
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment to ask him to enter into...
Issues related to Prince's Trust programme
The MUT communicated once again with the Minister for Education and Employment...
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01/12/2015 - 15.05 Meeting for State Schools HODs
A meeting is being held for HODs in State Schools. This is being held at the MUT...
2015 Joint Report under the ET 2020
The Directorate for General Employment, Social affairs and Inclusion of the European...
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26/11/2015 - 13.30 MUT conference on VET and MATSEC: update and presentations
On Saturday 21st November 2015 the MUT held its annual National conference...
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25/11/2015 - 16.20 Distribution of new laptops to Teaching grades in State Schools
Union officials have just attended a demonstration session on new Laptops and...
MUT disappointed with written warning to State Head of School
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment to express its...
New Scientix publication
Scientix - the community for science education in Europe - has published all the main...
Dissertation survey on working beyond retirement age
The MUT has received a message from a fourth year student studying for Bachelor of...
Slogan Competition related to European Year of Development 2015
SOS Malta, as part of a Development Education project called LADDER, is organising a...
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24/11/2015 - 11.35 Reminder: Extraordinary General Conference of the MUT
An Extraordinary General Conference of the MUT is going to be held at the MUT premises...
MUT has no agreement about LOF implementation
The MUT is informed of instances whereby teaching grades are being informed that LOFS...
Attn State Schools: Feedback for Parents' Days or Evenings - IMPORTANT UPDATE
The Union refers to its prior communication issued on 13th November concerning...
Solidarity following tragic circumstances
The MUT would like to express its solidarity with Matthew Demicoli's family and staff at...
Clarification on Chicken Pox Vaccine
The MUT wrote to the Permanent Secretary to ask whether educators who are in the age...
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23/11/2015 - 17.10 MUT on shutdown on Friday 27th November 2015
The MUT would like to notify all concerned that in view of the fact that the CHOGM...
The MUT welcomes LSA Acquittal
Following the decision by Gozo Court, last week the MUT issued a statement to express...
Understanding and Supporting Individuals with Diverse Needs: Adopting Positive Approaches
THE INSPIRE FOUNDATION is offering a MQF LEVEL 4 course ideal for all educators, LSAs...
Call for contributions: Lehen il-Malti (Volume 35)
The public is invited to contribute works in Maltese for the new issue of Lehen il-Malti...
Call for Social Worker
The Secretariat for Catholic Education has issued a call for applications for the post of...
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20/11/2015 - 11.50 Request to State Schools to provide data
The Union reminds all SMT members about a Union directive to refrain from providing...
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18/11/2015 - 16.35 Assistant Heads and INCO duties
The MUT wrote to the DG DES to state that, following the fiasco which ensued from the...
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17/11/2015 - 15.40 MUT celebrating its 96th anniversary with series of activities
The Malta Union of Teachers (MUT) in a press conference today commemorated its...
Note on Teaching Load in case of Medical Conditions in State Institutions
The MUT is often involved in helping members that develop a serious medical condition...
Job Shadowing placements
The MUT wrote to the DG DES to set up an urgent meeting on the issue of job shadowing...
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13/11/2015 - 15.55 Attn State Schools: Feedback for Parents' Days or Evenings
The Union reminds teachers that any written feedback in the form of comments or similar...
Reminder of directive for Gozo College
Today the Principal for Gozo College replied to a letter by the MUT sent on 2nd October...
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12/11/2015 - 16.20 Requests to LSAs to print IEPs and approved resources
The union would like to clarify that LSAs cannot be requested to cover expenses to
Teachers not expected to carry out duties outside their remit
The MUT would like to remind all concerned that it is not expected of teachers to carry
Meeting for Early Intervention Teachers
An important meeting for Early Intervention Teachers is being held at the MUT Office
Meeting for MUT Delegates - November 2015
The MUT shall be organising the next monthly delegates' meeting on Monday 23rd...
Gozo Office to open on 27th November 2015
The MUT Gozo Office will be opened as usual on the last Friday of the month, which in
Dissertation questionnaire about relationship between teacher and head of school
The MUT has received the following message from Ms. Rosemarie McKay: Teachers...
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11/11/2015 - 16.55 ATTENTION VALLETTA PRIMARY MEMBERS
Following an exchange of correspondence with the MEDE the Union has a written...
Payslips Issue
The MUT wrote to the DG Operations to ask him to investigate after many members...
Update on Parking situation at MCAST Institute for Art and Design
Following correspondence with the Minister for Transport on the subject above, the...
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All Union Members at Valletta Primary
The MUT would like to clarify to all members at the Valletta Primary school that as per...
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10/11/2015 - 13.00 Meeting for HODs in Church Schools
A meeting is being held for HODs in Church Schools in relation to workload. This is being...
Dissertation questionnaire on free childcare
The MUT has received the following message from Ayrton Zarb: Over the past decade we...
MRER Lecture Series on voices of learners in a further education vocational setting
Listening to students' voices: acknowledging the past and taking critical action to shape...
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06/11/2015 - 16.20 MUT Youth Section call for artists extended: submit your work now!
The call for artists by the MUT Youth Section - to participate in the Art Exhibition as...
UNESCO needs teachers to become advocates for sustainable development
A new UNESCO campaign is calling on teachers eager to become advocates for education...
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04/11/2015 - 16.45 MUT Publications Ltd. at the National Book Festival 2015
MUT Publications Ltd. currently has a stand at this year's National Book Festival, which...
Parking situation untenable at MCAST Institute for Art and Design
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment and the Minister for...
Mixed Ability Training Sessions by the University of Malta
Do you want to get better at teaching mixed ability students in your class? Universal Design...
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30/10/2015 - 16.05 MUT conducting a survey on Vocational Education and SEC Exams
The MUT is currently conducting a survey with all educators to get their views on...
MUT National Conference on Vocational Education in and beyond Secondary Schools
The MUT would like to remind all members about its National Conference on Vocational...
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28/10/2015 - 15.20 Directive to SMTs in State Schools on students requiring one-to-one support
The Union is hereby directing all SMT members to refuse to take responsibility of...
Directive to Guidance Teachers on work placements in State schools
The MUT is hereby re-issuing the directive to Guidance Teachers to refrain from finding...
New story book by popular author Carmel G. Cauchi
MUT Publications Ltd. has launched a new book for children as part of Sensiela Kotba...
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23/10/2015 - 15.30 MUT Condemns violent incident and appeals for security in schools
The MUT condemns the violent incident that occurred today at a school in Zejtun when a...
  Youth section publishes fifth e-Newsletter for 2015
The MUT Youth section has just published the fifth issue of its e-newsletter for 2015...
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22/10/2015 - 16.20 Directives to Heads / Acting Heads and Assistant Heads in State Schools
In view of the new directives published by the GWU for precincts officers, the MUT declares...
Medical appointments to be deducted from sick leave
Following queries from members, the MUT would like to clarify that medical appointments...
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21/10/2015 - 15.50 Update on Resource Centres
The MUT wrote to the Permanent Secretary at MEDE after some members reported to...
Duplication of work in State Primary Schools
The Union received reports that some teachers in State Primary Schools are being expected...
Sickness verification in state schools
The Union reminds members that medical personnel attending sickness verification visits...
Introduction of ad-hoc sick leave notification procedures in some schools
The Union is informed that some schools are introducing ad-hoc sick leave notification...
Meeting for members at ITS
A meeting is being held for members at ITS on Monday 26th October 2015 at 3pm. The...
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20/10/2015 - 16.05 Meeting with Teachers/HODs of English in State secondary schools
The Union is inviting Teachers/HODs of English in State secondary schools to attend...
Directive for all LSA's in State Schools - reminder
The MUT would like to remind Learning Support Assistants in State Schools that they are...
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16/10/2015 - 17.10 Self Evaluation of LSAs - not a requirement
The Union is informed that LSAs are being requested to carry out self evaluations and...
Deadline for submission of Half-Yearly examinations papers in State schools
The MUT and DQSE have renewed the agreement about the final submission date by...
Transfer of INCOs
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment after members who are...
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15/10/2015 - 16.15 New course by MUT on Numicon in conjunction with Inspire - Apply Now!
The MUT in conjunction with Inspire in organising a course for all educators entitled...
Directive for State School Heads on time-sheets
The MUT is directing all State Heads of School not to sign time-sheets of non-teaching...
Clarification on IEP documents in Secondary Schools
It appears that various teachers are being asked to fill in forms related to the IEP...
Meeting for MUT Delegates - October 2015
The MUT shall be organising the next monthly delegates' meeting on Thursday 22nd...
Gozo Office to open on 30th October 2015
The MUT Gozo Office will be opened as usual on the last Friday of the month, which in...
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14/10/2015 - 15.55 Unfair attitude at Gozo Girls / Middle School
The MUT wrote to the DGs after a number MUT members working at the Gozo Girls...
Archbishop asks for review of issues
The Archbishop's Delegate at the Secretariat for Catholic Education wrote to inform the...
National forum on the Maltese language by Ministry
A national public forum organised by the Ministry for Education and Employment on the...
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13/10/2015 - 16.20 MUT - First reactions to budget
As its initial reaction to the budget speech, the Malta Union of Teachers stated that it is...
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12/10/2015 - 11.50 MUT announces National Conference on Vocational Education in and beyond Secondary Schools
The MUT would like announce a National Conference on Vocational Education in and...
Call for artists to submit works for Art Exhibition organized by MUT Youth Section
The Malta Union of Teachers' Youth Section is inviting artists interested in exhibiting their...
Directive for members at GEM
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment after it appears that...
Further Directive on IEP
Following further feedback received from members, the Union is informed that besides...
CEDEFOP on Malta: Qualifying for success
CEDEFOP has just published a report on Malta's performance and forecasts on job growth...
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09/10/2015 - 15.55 New Collective Agreement for St Martin's College
Yesterday the MUT and St Martin's College signed a new Collective Agreement. The...
BMI Survey - an update
The Union held a meeting with the Directorates to discuss the parameters of the BMI...
Overpopulation at MCAST Institute of Art and Design
The MUT wrote to the MCAST President after various members at the Institute of Art...
MCAST Parking Issue at Targa Gap
The MUT has appealed with the Minister for Education and Employment to discuss the...
Directive reminder: Guidance Teachers not to fill in sessions templates
The MUT reminds guidance teachers about the Directive by the Union not to fill templates...
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08/10/2015 - 16.10 Great Siege programme to continue on a reduced schedule - Directives suspended
The issue relating to art, drama and music peripatetic teachers is now concluded...
Directive to Complementary Teachers on in class visits
The MUT wrote to the DG DES and DG DQSE after it received a number of complaints from...
Changes planned for Stella Maris College
The MUT today met the Provincial of De La Salle Brothers, who run Stella Maris College...
Directive for LSAs not to fill sheets with personal information confirmed
Following enquired, the DSS confirmed that no directions were issued in relation to this...
Typed IEP not a requirement
The MUT wrote to the Director at DSS after members reported that they were requested...
Clarification on Prince's Trust XL Programme
The Union held a meeting yesterday with the Minister for Education and Employment...
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06/10/2015 - 16.25 The left hand does not know what the right hand is doing - Directive to teachers involved in the Great Siege project and Directives for Primary Schools
After the MUT met its members who teach drama, art and music, it results that the...
Directive for LSAs not to fill sheets with personal information
The MUT is directing all LSA members not to fill in an "LSA Information Sheet" distributed...
Directive for MCAST members on ETC logbooks
The understanding between MUT and MCAST is that ETC logbooks are used for this year...
Directive for Guidance Teachers
The Union does not agree that Guidance Teachers, or any other teachers, are used to try...
Directive for Gzira Primary and St. Clara College
All members are being directed to refrain from any communication with Carmen Sultana...
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05/10/2015 - 15.15 World Teachers Day 2015: Empowering teachers, building sustainable societies
The Malta Union of Teachers is commemorating World Teachers Day 2015, held annually...
Trade Dispute at State Primary Schools
The MUT wrote to the DG DQSE in relation to peripatetic teachers who are being removed...
BMI survey in schools: Directive to Teachers of Physical Education
The Union is informed that Teachers of Physical Education are being requested to carry out...
Staff Attendance Sheet in State Schools
The Union is informed that teaching grades in certain schools are being asked to fill in...
Noffri.com initiative by the Malta Community Chest Fund
Noffri is a new project aimed at increasing voluntary work through the collection of...
Lets make things better - sign for Fair Transport
Fair Transport Europe is an initiative to improve working conditions for European transport...
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29/09/2015 - 16.10 New course by MUT on Autism Spectrum in conjuction with Inspire - Apply Now!
The MUT in conjunction with Inspire in organising a course for all educators entitled...
ETUCE statement on Refugees & Education
In its meeting on 18 September 2015, the ETUCE Bureau adopted the statement...
Call for Trainers on temporary basis
Konnekt has contacted the MUT as it is currently looking for trainers who would like to...
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25/09/2015 - 14.40 New scholastic year
The MUT would like to extent its warmest wishes for a successful year to all educators...
Press Release: MUT Welcomes Swift Court Decision - Appeals for similar cases to be resolved as quickly
With reference to the Assistant Head of School cleared of child abuse yesterday, the MUT...
Further blatant Recruitment Abuse at Stella Maris Senior College
The MUT has once again written to Archbishop Scicluna on allegations of malpractice...
Meeting with Minister on issues related to medical conditions
The MUT has asked for a meeting - which has been confirmed - with the Minister for...
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23/09/2015 - 16.00 Reminder about Directive for members at ITS not to use palm reader
The MUT would like to remind members at the Institute for Tourism Studies (ITS) about...
Union expects implementation of Student Services Collective Agreement
The MUT wrote to the DG Operations to ask about what stage the implementation of...
Gozo Office to open on 25th September 2015
The MUT Gozo Office will be opened as usual on the last Friday of the month, which in...
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22/09/2015 - 15.40 MUT meets with Archbishop to discuss recruitment in Church Schools
Following a meeting held earlier today between the MUT and the Archbishop, the Union...
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18/09/2015 - 13.00 MUT reacts to statement by the Church School Association
The Malta Union of Teachers refers to the reaction by the Church School Association...
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17/09/2015 - 16.00 Update on ITS Members of Staff not following procedures
Following the news issued by the Union earlier this week, the MUT would like to clarify...
Meeting set with Archbishop and Secretariat for Catholic Education
Following the press release on recruitment in Church Schools, the Archbishop and the...
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16/09/2015 - 10.30 Press Release: MUT appeals for Church Schools Recruitment Reform - requests urgent meeting with Archbishop
The MUT has appealed to Archbishop Scicluna to enter into serious discussions with the...
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15/09/2015 - 16.30 Food handling Course Not Obligatory for teaching grades in Gozo
The MUT received information about food handling courses being held in Gozo outside...
Some Members of Staff at ITS not following procedures
The Union is currently looking into instances at ITS whereby some members of staff are...
Teachers for the Visually Impaired in State Schools
The MUT wrote to the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry for Education and Employment...
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14/09/2015 - 16.40 FES employees facing many problems at their workplace - the MUT requests urgent meeting
The Malta Union of Teachers (MUT) notes a number of issues being faced by its members...
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11/09/2015 - 10.15 Parents expecting Schools to accept late or invalid medical certificates to receive the €400 child benefits - Directive to Heads of Schools
The MUT is informed that a number of parents are going to schools with late or invalid...
Schools not obliged to accept personal unofficial electronic devices
Given that there is no agreement on the matter, the MUT would like to notify all schools...
MUT Representatives treated with suspicion at MCAST
The MUT has written to the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Education and...
Church School Call for Assistant Head
The Secretariat for Catholic Education has issued a call for applications for the post of...
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09/09/2015 - 12.50 MUT requests evaluation and accreditation of prior learning and industrial/work experience of members at ITS
The MUT has written to the National Commission for Higher and Further Education...
Situation Vacant: Urgently required Full-time teacher of Year 2 and Year 4
Mariam Al Batool School is currently looking for a full-time teacher of Year 2 and Year 4...
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07/09/2015 - 11.20 Press Release: MCAST lecturers dismissed in spite of assurance otherwise - MUT appeals with Minister to reverse decision
The MUT has made an appeal to the Minister for Education and Employment to look into...
Situation Vacant: Accounts/Business Studies/Economics teacher
Mariam Al Batool School is currently looking for a full-time teacher of Accounts/Business...
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04/09/2015 - 12.30 Mobility of workers agreement explained
Following the agreement made between the Union and the Government on the mobility...
PGCE and Diploma graduation date/time changed
Following an intervention by the Union, the University of Malta confirmed that the...
Urgent Information Requested from Heads on School Attendance
The MUT wrote to the DG Operations in relation to communication issued from his office...
MUT concerned about filling of MCAST posts, asks for investigation
The MUT wrote to the MCAST Chairman after receiving several complaints and concerns...
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31/08/2015 - 09.15 The MUT highly disappointed with traffic white paper - appeals for a comprehensive solution
In a reaction to the launch of the white paper on schools' role in alleviating traffic...
First Aiders in Schools - Application on Voluntary Basis
The Union is informed that, following repeated calls for applications for First Aiders in...
MCAST Institute Director Call has different requisites
The MUT wrote to the MCAST Principal after it received information that a call for...
MUT experiencing problems with email, website service provider
The MUT is currently experiencing some issues with its email and website hosting service...
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27/08/2015 - 12.10 Agreement on Mobility of workers ratified by Church Schools
Following the agreement made between the Union and the Government on mobility, the...
Graduation date/time issue for PGCE and Diploma Facilitating Inclusive Education
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment and the Rector of the...
Gozo Office to open on 2nd September 2015
The MUT Gozo Office will be opened on Wednesday 2nd September between 11.30am...
Courses by Inspire
Inspire is organising workshops related to Numicon, which introduce a multi-sensory...
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25/08/2015 - 12.30 FES Child Care Extra Hours System to start from October
The MUT was informed that certain FES child care centres were implementing the system...
Lack of Youth Workers in State Schools
The MUT wrote to the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry for Education and Employment...
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18/08/2015 - 12.10 Replacement of Laptops in State Schools
The Union had ongoing discussions with the Directorates about the pressing need to...
Officers have a right to know who the Selection Board Members are in advance
The MUT wrote to the Executive Secretary at the Public Service Commission (PSC) after it...
The MUT part of Erasmus+ project on Peer Review in Adult Learning
The MUT is currently part of the Erasmus+ project entitled "Peer Review in Adult Learning...
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31/07/2015 - 11.00 MUT Signs Agreement on Mobility of workers
The Union and the Government have signed an agreement on the principle which will...
ATTENTION all State School Primary Teachers - update on checklists
After discussions held yesterday between Union officials and the DQSE, it was agreed...
MUT on Shutdown
The MUT will be on shutdown for two weeks starting on Monday 3rd August 2015 and...
Basic Training Course in Applied behavioural Analysis-Verbal Behaviour
The MUT has been requested to circulate this for the attention of Educators...
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27/07/2015 - 11.45 Joint Press Release by the Malta Union of Teachers and the Lisa Marie Foundation
The Malta Union of Teachers and the Lisa Marie Foundation are both in agreement with...
MUT requests implementation of changes as per Student Services Agreement
The MUT has asked the DG DES and the DG Operations why it appears that the changes
MUT requests setting up of board for career advisors as per Student Services Agreement
The MUT has written to the Minister for Education and Employment to ask the Ministry...
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22/07/2015 - 10.00 ETC Logbook
  The MUT and MCAST discussed at length the issue of the ETC logbook. MCAST ...
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14/07/2015 - 11.25 Delay in interviews for Assistant Heads and LSAs
The MUT wrote to the DGs DES and the DG Operations on behalf of various members...
Early Intervention Teachers overloaded with cases
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment as it is concerned with the...
Floriana Annex not suitable for summer
The MUT has been on contact with the Permanent Secretary at MEDE on behalf of...
Call for Head at Sacred Heart College Junior School
Click here to download call for applications by the Secretariat for Catholic Education for...
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10/07/2015 - 11.45 MUT agrees with rigorous recruitment procedures but disagrees with additional red tape and attitude towards educators
The MUT refers to the recommendations by the Ministry for Education and Employment...
  1 Euro Campaign in aid of the Malta Community Chest Fund
The Malta Community Chest Fund, chaired by the President of Malta, has launched the 1...
RIGA Conclusions - new set of VET deliverables for 2015-2020 adopted by EU
The ministers of EU and EU-candidate countries responsible for vocational education and...
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08/07/2015 - 10.30 Thank you and happy holidays
The MUT would like to thank all members for all their hard work during the scholastic year...
Directive for State School Teachers on Half-yearly Exams
The Union has been informed that in various Colleges Primary School teachers have been...
Some of the venues for In-service Courses inadequate
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment after it received complaints...
The Sectoral Agreement does not mention transfer parameters
The MUT has written to the Head of School at Victoria Middle School after it was informed...
Directive for ITS staff not to adjust marks on request
The MUT has written to the Executive Director at the ITS after it received complaints from...
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06/07/2015 - 12.25 Meetings and requests during holiday periods
The union received reports about requests to teaching grades including SMT members...
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03/07/2015 - 14.25 Youth section publishes fourth e-Newsletter for 2015
The MUT Youth section has just published the fourth issue of its e-newsletter for 2015...
Information request about H&S and Catch them Young Interviews
The MUT wrote to the DGs at the Directorates to ask for information about when the...
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02/07/2015 - 15.40 Press Release: Financial audit report does not depict a full educational picture
The MUT refers to the National Audit Office report tabled in Parliament yesterday which...
Directive to all Members at MCAST on ETC Handbook
All MCAST members are hereby directed to refrain from checking, using or doing any...
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01/07/2015 - 15.00 Directive: Guidance Teachers not to fill in sessions templates
The MUT wrote to the Director at Student Service Department after guidance teachers...
Comparability Issue of New Master Degree
The MUT wrote to the Director for Quality Assurance at the DQSE to ask whether the new...
ETC booklet at MCAST
The MUT wrote to the MCAST Principal as the Union was notified that at some Institutes it...
Query on dubious practice at MCAST
The MUT has forwarded proof to MCAST that students at the Institute of Art & Design are...
MUT Congratulates new Dean and Deputy Dean at UoM Faculty of Education
The MUT wrote to Prof. Caruana and Dr. Mercieca to congratulate them on their respective...
Meeting for Skola Sajf personnel in Gozo - an update
Following a query with the FES, the meeting for Child Support Workers (Gozo) will be held...
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24/06/2015 - 9.10 Meeting for Skola Sajf personnel in Gozo
The MUT wrote to the Foundation for Educational Services (FES) CEO with regards to...
Call for Assistant Head at Sacred Heart
Sacred Heart College has just issued a call for applications for the post of Assistant Head...
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19/06/2015 - 15.45 Directive on Internal Deployment of Staff
The MUT wrote to the DGs at the Directorates as the Union has received reports that...
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18/06/2015 - 17.10 Use of classrooms in State Schools from 30th June
The Union communicated with the CEO of FES and the DG DES about the request made...
Meeting for members at ITS
The MUT is organising a meeting for fully paid members at the Institute for Tourism...
National Book Council announces National Book Prize 2015 contenders - MUT Publications participating with three books
The National Book Council has announced the official list of books participating in the...
Final Reminder: Feedback on Learning Outcomes Framework Portal extended
All educators are being encouraged through a circular (DCM 131/2015) to view and send...
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17/06/2015 - 17.15 Secondary Church Schools' educators to have same contact time as in State Schools
Following requests made by the MUT related to parity of working conditions between...
Directive to SMT in State Schools on policy feedback template (*Directive lifted)
With reference to the "School Template Receiving Feedback on Policies" being sent to...
Gozo Office Opening for June - Friday 26th June 2015
Our Gozitan Members are kindly advised that the MUT Gozo Office will be opening next...
MUT Office Summer Opening Hours
Please note that the MUT summer opening hours will be between Monday 6th July and...
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16/06/2015 - 12.25 Directive for members at ITS not to use palm reader
The MUT wrote to the Director at the Institute for Tourism Studies (ITS) as it has been...
Reminder: Feedback on Learning Outcomes Framework Portal being sought by the DQSE
All educators are being encouraged through a circular (DCM 131/2015) to view and...
Invitation to take part in focus group on bullying, violence and harassment
Weave Consulting is inviting all post-Secondary educators to participate in a research...
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12/06/2015 - 16.00 Promotion clauses within Church Schools - an update
Following correspondence with Archbishop of Malta on issues related to promotion, the...
Hamrun Ex-Liceo supervision issue resolved
Earlier this week the MUT was going to direct all teaching grades at San Gorg Preca...
Facebook group for MUT members
Please send an email to info@mut.org.mt with your Facebook screen name along with...
Lecture on Schooling after the Arab Uprisings by MRER
The Malta Review of Educational Research is organising a lecture entitled "Schooling after...
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10/06/2015 - 14.10 Student Services Support Grades Collective Agreement signed
The MUT has today signed the Collective Agreement with the Government on behalf...
San Andrea School Collective Agreement finalised
Following months of negotiations on the San Andrea School Collective Agreement...
Supply teaching grades cannot be forced to utilise maternity in violation of PSMC and legislation
The MUT wrote to the Permanent Secretary at MEDE after supply grades with a definite...
Vol.9 No.1 of Malta Review of Educational Research issued
The Vol.9 No.1 of the Malta Review of Educational Research (MRER) has just been...
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09/06/2015 - 11.30 Press Release: The MUT's reactions to Legal Notice 150/2015
The Malta Union of Teachers has been following intently the ongoing debate on the...
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08/06/2015 - 11.15 External Call for Applications for MCAST Director Unacceptable
The MUT wrote to the MCAST Principal to inform him that the Union was very much...
Directorates issue Chickenpox Vaccine Circular
Following a number of appeals by the MUT, last Friday the DES finally issued a Circular...
Survey Results about Tablets in Schools sent to eLearning, Minister
Following the publishing of the survey results about tablets in schools, the MUT has now...
Attending meetings outside school hours not obligatory
The Union would like to remind members that they cannot be obliged to attend...
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05/06/2015 - 16.25 MUT publishes survey results on tablets, launches campaign on use of technology
The Malta Union of Teachers has today published the results of a survey carried out in...
Feedback on Learning Outcomes Framework Portal being sought by the DQSE
All educators are being encouraged through a circular (DCM 131/2015) to view and...
Promotion clauses within Church Schools
The MUT wrote to the Archbishop of Malta with regards to the methods by which Heads...
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03/06/2015 - 17.10 Union thanks outgoing ITS delegate, election to appoint new delegates soon
The MUT would like to thank Mr. Alex Ellul for his service as Union representative following...
Unacceptable slant to state news feature
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment after a news feature on...
Reminder sent to Minister on Immunisation for Chickenpox
Following a press release in April, where the MUT appealed with the Minister for Education...
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01/06/2015 - 15.35 Directive on PMPs for Student Services Grades
Student Services grades are hereby being directed to refrain from doing any work related...
Issues of attendance at post-secondary institutions
The MUT wrote to the CEO at the NCFHE as various lecturers from various post-secondary...
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28/05/2015 - 15.20 Results of FES Child Carers Verification
The verification process for the recognition to represent Child Care Assistants was...
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27/05/2015 - 16.10 Directives for all members in relation to outdoor activities
Please click here to read the directives being issued to all members, in particular...
Office 365 ProPlus for Educators
In January 2014, the MUT communicated with the Ministry for Education and Employment...
MUT contests interview of LSAs to work at ALP - Issues directive due to unprecedented decision
The Union is contesting the decision of the Directorates to request Learning Support...
Directives to FES KLABB 3-16 Coordinators - an update
Following a directive issued to FES Klabb 3-16 Coordinators to refrain from using their...
Survey on Digital Education and Copyright Practices by the EC
The ETUCE Secretariat has informed the Union about a survey by the European...
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25/05/2015 - 15.55 Youth section publishes third e-Newsletter for 2015
The MUT Youth section has just published the third issue of its e-newsletter for 2015...
MCAST reorganisation update
Following a letter sent to the Minister for Education and Employment, to which he has...
Call for Social Worker in Church Schools
The Director for Educational Services within the Secretariat for Catholic Education invites...
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22/05/2015 - 16.50 Press Release: MUT Concerned about MCAST Reorganisation
The MUT today wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment with reference to...
Food handling Course Not Obligatory for Resource Centre Staff Members
The Union wishes to clarify that as per communications with the Directorate, Resource...
Pressure to apply for Call for Expression of Interest for First Aiders in Schools
Reference is made to the above captioned call which as the title indicates is purely on...
Update on Clarification on Revision Classes EOI
Following the reply by the Youth Guarantee Office (YGO) relating to the "Expression of...
Gozo Office Opening for May - Friday 29th May 2015
Our Gozitan Members are kindly advised that the MUT Gozo Office will be opening on...
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21/05/2015 - 15.30 MUT - The Union for the Educational Sector
Reference in being made to the UHM's claim that certain education grades are leaving...
Directive on Home Economics Food Handling Course Issue in State Schools - an update
After discussing the issue with a Head of a State School, the MUT wrote to the DG DES...
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20/05/2015 - 16.35 Press Release: Child Care Assistants at FES with conditions similar to those in precarious employment
The Malta Union of Teachers this morning wrote to the Minister for Education and...
Directive on Home Economics Food Handling Course Issue
The MUT wrote to the DG DES and DG DQSE after members who teach Home Economics...
Industrial dispute at MCAST pending discussion
Following the conciliation effort in a meeting with MCAST and MEDE and correspondence...
Attn: Assistant Lecturers employed with the University of Malta prior to 1st July 2006
The MUT is informed that Assistant Lecturers employed with the University of Malta prior...
LSA 2 equivalent qualification by private company with less prerequisites
The MUT wrote to the DG DES with reference to the LSA course in addition to the 30...
MUT President currently away on duty abroad
The MUT President, Mr. Kevin Bonello, is currently away on duty abroad and will be back...
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18/05/2015 - 17.10 Outcomes following conciliation meeting with MCAST and MEDE
The MUT has written to the Permanent Secretary at MEDE and the MCAST Principal and...
Clarification on Revision Classes EOI
The MUT wrote to the DG DQSE in relation to the circular issued by the Directorate entitled..
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15/05/2015 - 16.15 MUT Declares Industrial Dispute with MCAST
The MUT has today declared an industrial dispute with MCAST on the following points...
MCAST Art & Design intimidation not acceptable
The MUT has written to the Permanent Secretary at MEDE and the MCAST Principal and...
Student Services Agreement Approved
In a vote taken yesterday by members affected by the new Student Services Agreement...
Issues at Higher Secondary
The Union wrote to the DGs at the Ministry for Education and Employment as it has been...
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14/05/2015 - 16.20 MUT conducting a survey on tablets initiative
The MUT is currently conducting a survey with all educators to get their views in relation...
Skills Profiling Circular in State Schools - Directive reissued
In view of the fact that the state school educators are once again receiving the Skills...
Educators not obliged to attend activities on a Saturday
The MUT refers to correspondence sent to Heads of School informing them that it is...
Dinner in aid of Nepal earthquake victims
BPW Valletta Malta (Business and Professional Women) is organising a fundraising dinner...
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13/05/2015 - 16.35 MCAST Reorganisation - MUT Feedback Exercise
In view of the fact that the MUT has received queries and concerns regarding the
Proficiency tests related to the new course for LSAs at MCAST
The MUT wrote to the MCAST Principal in relation to the new course for LSAs. It transpires...
MUT course in conjunction with the Office of the Commissioner for Children
The MUT is organising a four-session course in conjunction with the Office of the...
Study on Teacher Job Satisfaction by MA student
Ms. Nicola Gravino is currently carrying out a research study about teacher job satisfaction...
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08/05/2015 - 15.45 Notice on meeting for Student Services Grades
A meeting for the following student services grades will be held at the MUT on Thursday...
Update on Bus Cards Logistics
In relation to the news about SMTs and bus cards logistics, the Permanent Secretary...
MCAST Update following meeting
These are the outcomes of the meeting earlier this week between MCAST and MUT...
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07/05/2015 - 16.10 Council for the Teaching Profession Election Results
The Electoral Commission of the Council for the Teaching Profession (CTP) has announced...
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06/05/2015 - 16.25 SMTs should not be burdened with bus cards logistics
The MUT wrote to the Permanent Secretary at MEDE as it has been informed by SMTs...
Complimentary teachers providing services to statemented students with LSAs
The MUT wrote to the Director at the Department of Curriculum Management after...
Verification Exercise at FES Child Care Centres to start next week
After the Union held a meeting at the DIER, all Child Care Assistants at the FES should...
MCAST - IAD investigation correspondence received
Members at MCAST should note that the Union has received correspondence from...
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05/05/2015 - 13.30 Learning Outcomes Framework - clarification on the implementation proposals
The Union would like to clarify that although it is represented in the NCF Review and...
Meeting for ECEC students and graduates
A meeting for Early Childhood Education & Care (ECEC) students and graduates is being...
M.A. in Mediterranean Studies by UoM Faculty of Arts
The taught Master of Arts in Mediterranean Studies of the Faculty of Arts is opening again...
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30/04/2015 - 15.05 Prison Fellowship Malta appeals for volunteers
Prison Fellowship Malta is looking for volunteers, in particular teachers and LSAs to help...
Teachers requested to share cyber bullying experiences for research
Ms. Tatiana Smorodina is a post-graduate student from the journalistic school Deutsche...
Call for Assistant Head - St Monica, Gzira
A vacancy for the post of Assistant Head has arisen at the St Monica Secondary School...
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28/04/2015 - 12.10 Maternity Leave Directive Petition - sign it now!
More than 4 years ago, on 20 October 2010, the Maternity Leave Directive was...
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27/04/2015 - 14.35 Kevin Bonello elected ForUM President
MUT President Kevin Bonello has been elected as the President of the ForUM...
MCAST issues being discussed following reply by College Principal - Directives update
Following correspondence with MCAST, the College Principal replied and the Union is as...
Unacceptable breach of data protection
The MUT this morning wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment, the Minister...
Urgent publication of EOI for Ethics Teachers
The MUT wrote to the DGs at the Education Directorates and asked for an explanation...
MUT Membership Card update
The Union's sponsor on the 2015 MUT membership card - Buzzer Stationers and...
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23/04/2015 - 15.40 Update on Issues at MCAST - Two directives issued
Following a representatives' meeting, the MUT has written to the MCAST Principal an...
Press Release: Absenteeism reduction solved quantitatively but not qualitatively
The MUT notes the statistics issued today by the National Statistics Office which confirm...
MCAST Courses Criteria
The MUT has written to the MCAST Principal to ask for a clarification relating to specific...
CTP Elections 2015 - Extension of deadline of receipt of ballot papers
The Council for the Teaching Profession (CTP) notifies all eligible voters in its election that...
Watchmen in Gozo State Schools
In a meeting held recently with the DES regarding the issue of watchmen, the DES and...
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21/04/2015 - 11.55 Press Release: MUT Appeals for Immunisation for Chickenpox
The MUT has today appealed with the Minister for Education and Employment to...
Clarification of role of teachers when and if guiding students following CTP ruling
The MUT has written to the Council for the Teaching Profession (CTP) on behalf of the...
Childcare Verification Exercise at the FES
The Registrar of Trade Union has written to the CEO of the Foundation for Educational...
New Religion Year 4 annual paper
The DG DQSE has informed the MUT that after enquiring on the Unions's claim about...
Gozo Office Opening for April - Thursday 30th April 2015
Our Gozitan Members are kindly advised that the MUT Gozo Office will be opening on...
Members invited to participate in focus group on violence, bullying and harassment in secondary and post - secondary schools
Weave Consulting is currently engaged by the National Commission for the Promotion...
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17/04/2015 - 14.05 Update on the MUT-Government Sectoral Agreement
In a meeting held yesterday between MUT officials, Minister Bartolo, the top Ministry...
ITS outstanding issues discussed with Ministry for Tourism
MUT officials have held a meeting, earlier this week, with the Minister for Tourism, top...
Collective Agreement discussions with St Martin College
The MUT has started a series of meetings with SMC management with regards to the...
HODs disappointment at being left in the dark
The MUT wrote to the Directors General DES and DQSE on behalf of various HODs working...
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16/04/2015 - 16.35 Press Release: MUT Publications Ltd. launches new story book on legends of ancient Egypt for children
As part of its commitment to sustain literacy strategies in schools and to encourage...
Open day activities in playground opposite school
The MUT wrote to a College Principal after it received a number of complaints...
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15/04/2015 - 15.45 Seminar on Cyber bullying in collaboration with MSEAM
The MSEAM, in collaboration with the Malta Union of Teachers (MUT), presents the...
Delegates' meeting postponed to April 28th
Please note that due to unforeseen circumstances the Delegates' Meeting is being...
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13/04/2015 - 16.05 Opposition Leader replies to appeal by the MUT
The Leader of the Opposition, Hon. Dr. Simon Busuttil, has replied to the appeal...
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09/04/2015 - 16.55 An appeal to the Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition
The MUT has today appealed with the Prime Minister and the Leader of the Opposition...
  Disturbance during elections: resources damaged
The MUT wrote to the DG DES in relation to election booths being set up in schools...
Responsibilities, Overlap, Confusion: the MUT requests updated Directorates Organigram
The MUT has written to the Minister for Education and Employment as it is highly...
Paid Study Leave for Non State Schools - An update
Following correspondence with the Minister for Education and Employment, the...
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08/04/2015 - 16.30 Phasing Out Schools
The Union has been in contact with the DQSE regarding the temporary deploymen...
Watchmen in Gozo College
The MUT wrote to the Permanent Secretary as it has received various complaints fro...
Church Schools form 5 Annual Examinations and Clauses for Promotion
The MUT wrote to the Secretariat for Catholic Education after the Union was contacte...
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07/04/2015 - 16.55 Paid Study Leave for Non State Schools
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment to ask the Ministry for...
  Update on directive to teaching grades at St Augustine Primary School
The Union is suspending the directive issued to members at St Augustine Primary...
Student Services Agreement update
The MUT wrote to the DG DES to ask for the latest amendments including the reactions...
April Activity by the Retired Section
The Retired Teachers' Social Committee is organising a visit to the Limestone Heritage...
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02/04/2015 - 11.45 August Maternity Leave to be Compensated as Additional Leave
The MUT and the Ministry for Education and Employment (MEDE) have finally agreed...
Call for Assistant Head at Sacred Heart
Sacred Heart College has just issued a call for applications for the post of Assistant...
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30/03/2015 - 16.30 MUT Easter Shutdown
During Easter holidays the MUT will be closed on Monday 6th April (Easter Monday) and...
School Calendar 2015/2016
The School Calendar for 2015-2016 may be accessed by clicking here...
Call for graduates to work with young people
FSS Ltd. is currently conducting the Youth Guarantee Project and has requested the MUT...
Directive on Sick leave for Church schools
The MUT wrote to the Secretariat for Catholic Education about a memo issued earlier...
Reminder: MUT short courses

The MUT is organising a number of short courses on many relevant topics as already...

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26/03/2015 - 12.45 Directive to teaching grades at St Augustine Primary School
Following reports received about a number of practices which are being introduced...
Press Release: ITS needs proper leadership especially at this critical time
The Malta Union of Teachers (MUT) is appealing to the Ministry for Tourism to make sure...
Lack of Government Proposals for Education Sectoral Agreement
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment as it is very concerned...
FES Child Care Assistants: Court Case Update
Today the First Hall of the Civil Law Courts decided upon the Warrant of Prohibitory...
Vacancies at CEDEFOP
The European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (Cedefop) issues...
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24/03/2015 - 16.30 Directive to HOD's in State Schools on RLOs
The MUT is informed that some HOD's have been approached to revise their RLOs for the...
Directive to all Heads and Assistant Heads in State Schools
The Union has been informed that the timetables for Annual Examinations are being...
MUT meets Microsoft to discuss education
The MUT had the pleasure of meeting Microsoft Vice President for Worldwide Education...
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23/03/2015 - 12.00 MUT thanks outgoing MUMN President and congratulates newly elected Council
The MUT wrote to Ms. Maria Cutajar, the new MUMN President, to congratulate her and...
Directive to H&S teachers in State Primary Schools
The Union had a meeting with Health and Safety Teachers in State Primary Schools to...
Meeting for MUT Delegates - April 2015
The MUT shall be organising the next monthly delegates' meeting on Tuesday 21st April...
Gozo office: March update
The MUT would like to notify all Gozitan members that the Gozo MUT office shall be...
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18/03/2015 - 16.30 Meeting for ECEC students and graduates
A meeting for Early Childhood Education & Care (ECEC) students and graduates is being....
Courses in Adler/Dreikurs Theory and Practice
The International Committee of Adlerian Summer Schools and Institutes (ICASSI) is...
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16/03/2015 - 16.10 Youth section publishes second e-Newsletter for 2015
The MUT Youth section has just published the second issue of its e-newsletter for 2015...
Security checks and negation forms at ITS
The MUT wrote to the ITS Director as it is strongly objecting to the measures taken by...
Opposition spokesperson on early and compulsory education guest at the MUT Council Meeting
The MUT Council from time to time hosts relevant stakeholders in the educational sector...
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13/03/2015 - 11.45 Updates on Child Care Centres issue
The Ministry for Education and Employment and the Foundation for Educational Services...
Union suspending Directives on use of Helen Keller spa
Following various tests and assurances the MUT is suspending a directive issued earlier...
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12/03/2015 - 10.10 MCAST IBAC directives on attendance suspended
The MUT is suspending its directives on attendance sheets as a gesture of good will so as...
Meeting for H&S teachers in State Primary Schools - Directive on Risk Assessments
The Union is inviting H&S teachers in State Primary Schools for a meeting on Wednesday...
Requests for retiring information by Principals' offices
The MUT wrote to the DGs as it is informed that Principals are requesting details in...
Unfair condition for HODs in deployment circular
The MUT wrote to the HR Director in relation to circular HR/18/2015 entitled "Annual...
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11/03/2015 - 17.05 MUT disappointed at UHM's insistence not to adhere to procedures
The MUT wrote to the Foundation for Educational Services (FES) CEO as it is disappointed...
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10/03/2015 - 17.15 Issue of Overpayments of Heads Allowances
The MUT is informed that Heads of Schools are being asked to repay overpayments on...
Call for Trainers on freelance basis
Konnekt has contacted the MUT as it is currently looking for trainers who would like to work...
Training Courses funded by the EU
The EUPA is supporting the following upcoming Training Courses intended for youth workers...
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09/03/2015 - 16.00 MUT does not agree with change in school hours
The MUT would like to assure all members that school hours are not up for discussion...
Paid study leave agreement reached for educators
A paid study leave programme was launched earlier today for educators across the...
Courses to start in the coming weeks
The MUT would like to remind its members about the short courses currently on offer...
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06/03/2015 - 16.35 Directive to MUT members re removal of resources due to election/referendum
The Union has been informed that Heads of School are being asked to ensure that the...
LSAs on visits with Children
The MUT wrote to the Director at Student Services about an issue which is concerning...
MCAST update on variety of issues
The MUT has written to the MCAST Principal in relation to various pending issues including...
ETUCE to European Commission: Exclude education explicitly from the TiSA negotiations
The European Trade Union Committee for Education (ETUCE), of which the MUT is an...
Vacancies at Cedefop
The European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (Cedefop) have issued...
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04/03/2015 - 16.45 Students with language barrier and Exemption from lessons
The MUT today wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment to ask him to look into...
Attn State Secondary Schools: Feedback for Parents' Days or Evenings
The Union reminds teachers that any written feedback in the form of comments or similar...
Registration Admission Log Book
The MUT corresponded with the three Directorates about a book used in Primary schools...
Consultation Meeting between the Hon. Minister and teaching grades
For the second consecutive year, the Council for the Teaching Profession will be...
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03/03/2015 - 15.30 Directive to ALL Union members on removal of resources because of referendum/election
Since a referendum and election are going to take place soon, once again many KGAs...
  Directive for State School Heads / Acting Heads / Assistant Heads
The Union has received information that in some schools the responsibility of watchmen...
Clear policy needed on the collection of Primary children from state schools
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment as it believes that it is high...
Student services meeting postponed
Please note that the student services grades meeting scheduled for tomorrow Wednesday...
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02/03/2015 - 16.35 Settling of membership fees though post
From time to time the MUT receives cheques for the settlement of membership fees...
Salary Issues at ITS
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Tourism as it appears that a good number of lecturers...
Meeting with Minister requested on issues related to Clerks in Schools
The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment to ask for an urgent...
Participants wanted for study on educators' construction of citizenship & society
Ms. Louise Chircop is a PhD student at the University of Malta currently working on a study...
Seminar on the Neurology of Dyslexia
The Department of Counselling in collaboration with University of Malta Neuroscience...
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School Visits: The MUT is organising a series of school visits throughout the scholastic year. Should you be interested in having the Union visit your school during this term, please contact your MUT Delegate or send an email to info@mut.org.mt in order to set a date and include it in the calendar of such visits.

Changes in Member Details: Please note that members who changed their place of work (such as due to deployment / transfers) or their contact address (email, telephone, mobile, etc) are to inform the union on membership@mut.org.mt so that MUT records are updated accordingly. It is very important for such details to be correct so that notices and activity details by the MUT are delivered successfully to all members.

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07th April 2014 - International Commiserations - Kevin Bonello

26th February 2014 - Rethinking Half Yearly examinations in secondary schools - Marco Bonnici

10th January 2014 - The saga of early school leavers - Kevin Bonello

6th November 2013 - The Grey Areas - Legislation leaving educators helpless… - Kevin Bonello

1st October 2013 - Middle schools proposal – a system to cater for adolescent development, a bridge to aid transition or a re-definition of early secondary? - Marco Bonnici

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