President of the JTA, Doran Dixon has warned that the JTA is not bluffing about its intention to take industrial action if the Government does not increase the five per cent wage offer that it has made to public sector workers this year.
The Ministry of Education has given its full support to the Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA) in its quest to explore the principles of neuroscience in a bid to aid the teaching-learning process in the island's educational institutions.
DORAN DIXON, president of the Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA), has said the island's teachers are now in a militant mood and will be rejecting the Government's proposed five per cent increase in wage and fringe benefits.
The JTA will again be honouring teachers with its annual Golden Torch Award. The Award will be presented at a special ceremony to be held on Thursday, July 9, 2015 at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel, 81 Knutsford Boulevard, Kingston 5.