News - Country: Germany - Theme: Status of Teachers

Germany: Teacher unionists on a warning strike over working conditions (28 November 2012)

The Gewerkschaft Erziehung und Wissenschaft (GEW), one of EI’s national affiliates, was involved in a strike action in the state of Saxony. More than 10,000 teachers participated in the action, demanding more teacher jobs, better wages, and legislation regulating pre-pension.