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Parking situation untenable at MCAST Institute for Art and Design

November 4, 2015 at 4:30 pm

Parking situation untenable at MCAST Institute for Art and Design

The MUT wrote to the Minister for Education and Employment and the Minister for Transport on behalf of members teaching at MCAST Institute of Art and Design at Mosta. The Union asked the Ministers to look urgently into the situation whereby ongoing construction work is creating huge parking problems with large vehicles occupying much of […]

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Mixed Ability Training Sessions by the University of Malta

November 4, 2015 at 4:12 pm

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 for Learning will certainly interest you. The Department for Inclusion and Access to Learning will be holding training sessions in UDL as part of a research project. An information and introductory meeting will be held on Wednesday 4th November […]

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MUT conducting a survey on Vocational Education and SEC Exams

October 30, 2015 at 4:05 pm

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 Vocational Education issues and in relation to SEC Exams. All educators are encouraged to complete the questionnaire. Feedback received will help the Union to formulate its position, to better discuss related issues and to present a more comprehensive picture of […]

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Directive to SMTs in State Schools on students requiring one-to-one support

October 28, 2015 at 3:20 pm

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 students requiring one-to-one support when their respective LSAs are absent. SMT members are directed to stick to the standard procedure and send students home if there are no LSAs as relievers/pool available to support these students. This is being done in […]

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New story book by popular author Carmel G. Cauchi

October 28, 2015 at 3:00 pm

New story book by popular author Carmel G. Cauchi

MUT Publications Ltd. has launched a new book for children as part of Sensiela Kotba Saghtar. It is called “Il-Milied, Leggendi u Grajjiet” by popular author Carmel G. Cauchi and illustrated by Frank Schembri. Typesetting and production by Annabelle Attard and distribution is being carried out by Matthew Falzon. This is the second book being […]

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MUT Condemns violent incident and appeals for security in schools

October 23, 2015 at 3:30 pm

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 drunken woman allegedly entered the school premises and assaulted the Assistant Head and other individuals working at the school. The MUT thanks the Police for its quick intervention to control the situation and expresses its solidarity with the Police […]

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Youth section publishes fifth e-Newsletter for 2015

October 23, 2015 at 3:10 pm

Youth section publishes fifth e-Newsletter for 2015

The MUT Youth section has just published the fifth issue of its e-newsletter for 2015, which is the eight one for the current term. Articles focus primarily on “The Cost of Teaching Resources amongst Student Teachers”, the MUT Youth Section Art exhibition and another interview as part of the series “Lenti Fuq”. Click on the […]

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Directives to Heads / Acting Heads and Assistant Heads in State Schools

October 22, 2015 at 4:20 pm

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 its support to the precincts officers and their Union since their working conditions and personnel to work with are in an appalling state. Therefore all MUT members are directed to stick to the usual procedures and report maintenance jobs […]

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Medical appointments to be deducted from sick leave

October 22, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Medical appointments to be deducted from sick leave

Following queries from members, the MUT would like to clarify that personal medical appointments in public institutions are to be considered as part of sick leave and not to be deducted from special leave. Members are however requested to back this up with a certificate accordingly.

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