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Equality for Scottish Lecturers

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Scottish college lecturers have gone on strike in a dispute over pay and conditions.

Lecturers are expected to increase their classroom hours per week. Lecturers are already spending time outwith college hours to mark class work and prepare teaching materials.

The union said lecturers had waited with "great patience" for colleges to honour a deal agreed a year ago.

Further proposed strike dates are:

Wednesday 3 May
Tuesday 9 May and Thursday 11 May
Tuesday 16 May and Wednesday 17 May
Tuesday 23 May, Wednesday 24 May and Thursday 25 May
Tuesday 30 May, Wednesday 31 May and Thursday 1 June
EIS general secretary Larry Flanagan said: "Lecturers have shown great patience in waiting for colleges to honour the deal that was agreed last year


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