Union deal on six-term year

2nd July 2004 at 01:00
Authorities which switch to a six-term year are being told to set a fixed two-week spring break in early April in a deal between a teachers' union and the Local Government Association.

The National Association of Schoolmasters Union of Women Teachers has announced that it will end its disputes with authorities - including Essex - over their term plans for 20056 if they adopt this pattern.

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