Highland Council is beginning a “phased approach” to targeting cuts in its education budget.
The number of additional support needs teachers in Scotland has fallen by more than 400 since 2010, the Scottish Greens have revealed.
A teacher has been accused of sending inappropriate messages of a sexual nature to a pupil with additional support needs at a city school.
Teacher numbers for maths and English have slumped by almost 1,000 during the last decade.
Teacher numbers for maths and English have slumped by almost 1,000 over the last decade, new figures have revealed.
Not enough is being done to tackle indiscipline in schools, with thousands of teachers being subjected to violent attacks each year, according to a union.
Scotland’s largest teaching union has suspended plans to ballot members over strike action after a revised pay offer was put forward.
Scotland’s largest teaching union has indicated that it will proceed with balloting members over strike action after no fresh pay offer was made.
Scotland’s largest teaching union has rejected an improved pay deal from employers, moving schools across the country closer to possible strike action.
The number of head teachers working in more than one school in Scotland increased by around 64% within seven years, according to new figures.
Nearly two thirds of new teachers employed in north and north-east schools under a Scottish Government scheme to close the attainment gap are on temporary contracts.
Teacher shortages are due to a “strong economy”, education minister Nick Gibb has claimed.
The Education Secretary said he believes teachers work “too many hours” as he unveiled plans to boost numbers in the profession.
Teachers in Scotland will be recommended to reject the latest pay offer from Cosla, the country’s largest teaching union has indicated.
A majority of teachers surveyed by Scotland’s largest teaching union say they feel stressed “frequently” or “all of the time”.
Teachers have described physical and verbal assaults, overwhelming workloads and a lack of staff in schools in letters sent to the Scottish Government.
One of Scotland’s largest teaching unions has given its approval to open a statutory strike ballot over pay.
A doubling in the number of violent assaults by children on school staff has been blamed on the withdrawal of classroom assistants, the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee has heard.
New teachers in Northern Ireland are the worst paid in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland, unions have claimed.
Exhausted and overworked teachers are struggling more and more with stress, a survey has revealed.
Figures showing teaching posts have been advertised up to 14 times should be a “wake-up call” for Scottish ministers, according to the Liberal Democrats.
Shocking new figures reveal teacher support staff in schools across Aberdeen are crumbling under the pressure of growing work-loads.
We are all aware of the shortage of teachers across the north of Scotland and the range of ways local authorities have tried to support teachers to come and teach in our rural schools.
A Scottish Government scheme set up to help oil workers who lost their jobs in the downturn retrain as teachers has recruited just nine people since it launched.
A crack team of education experts has been assembled to find teachers willing to “rise to the challenge” of leading the nation's schools.
Teachers in Aberdeen have taken more than 700 days off due to stress in the space of a year.
North and north-east teachers are being attacked on a daily basis with weapons including BB guns, saws and classroom furniture.
Newly qualified teachers are ready to take up new roles in the classroom at schools across Aberdeenshire next week.
Schools in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire will start the year with 140 unfilled teacher vacancies.
Pupil support assistants feel undervalued and are being “abused at work on a regular basis” in the city, it has been claimed.
At least eight people have applied to become a teacher for ten children on a remote Hebridean island after a Facebook campaign was launched by parents.
Education Secretary John Swinney is under growing pressure to ensure all school staff receive the same level of pay rise as teachers.