The NUT is the biggest and most active teachers' union in the country.

Consisting of Barrow-in-Furness, Carlisle - Copeland - Furness District - Penrith and District - Westmorland and Workington Associations

ACADEMIES - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The number of schools becoming academies continues to grow under the current government plans for all schools to become academies and remove local authority control completely in the long term. To find out more about academisation of schools and what it would mean to your school look at the website below:

www.antiacademies.org.uk