Public school teachers to rally against austerity measures

TAGS: Education, Protest

State school teachers are on Friday to hold the latest in a series of protests against the government’s ongoing austerity drive and education policy.

Unionists have called on teachers to join them outside the offices of the Education Ministry at 2 p.m. on Friday to protest recent cutbacks in their sector and call on authorities to give permanent status to colleagues on short-term contracts.