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What can ITS Lecturers do in the coming days?

The appointment of Dr Frank Fabri as General Manager of the Institute of Tourism Studies (ITS) by the Institute’s leadership has led to consternation and …

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‘Pudina Oħra!’ – Frank Fabri appointed ITS General Manager 

Dr Frank Fabri has been appointed Institute of Tourism Studies General Manager. He was until recently employed at the Education Ministry, forced to leave after …

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English Language School Crisis

English Language Schools are in the midst of a crisis. They presently find it difficult, if not impossible, to source qualified teachers.  The situation can …

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UPE suspends directives before start of new scholastic year

The Union of Professional Educators has suspended with immediate effect several directives that were issued during the course of the Covid-19 pandemic. The following  directives …

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The UPE is going to sign the next collective agreement for LSEs

As our readers are aware, on the 11th of July 2022, the UPE announced to the general public, its members as well as the relevant …

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UPE pledge to protect St Albert The Great College staff

The UPE has been closely following the saga at St. Albert the Great College. We have been in constant contact with staff who are concerned …

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The UPE Explains The Initial Process…

The Union of Professional Educators (UPE)  has notified the Ministry of Education that it now represents the majority of LSEs working in state schools. Supporting …

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UPE gains overwhelming majority of LSEs! 

The Union of Professional Educators (UPE) is proud to announce that it has obtained majority support of state school Learning Support Educators (LSEs). This significant …

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SCHOOL CALENDAR 2022 / 2023

Download SCHOOL CALENDAR 2022 / 2023 here. 

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Consultation meetings with members on State Sectoral Agreement and Church Collective Agreement to shape tomorrow’s future

The UPE will be holding a series of face to face meetings with members at the UPE Headquarters in Birkirkara to discuss the State Sectoral …

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