Should Teachers be a Higher Priority for the COVID Vaccine?
The Independent Education Union of Australia NSW/ACT Branch is calling for the Australian Government to add school staff to the priority group in the COVID vaccine roll out.
The IEU’s call is echoed internationally. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and Education International (EI), a global federation of teachers’ unions, has already called on governments to consider education staff as a priority group for vaccination
Mark Northam (sect) from the NSW/ACT branch of the independent education union of Australia joined the breakfast team to discuss. Click to listen to the interview