Rus News Journal

In Greece teachers declared five-day strike

In Greece school teachers and workers of kindergartens declared five-day strike on Monday.

" Now level of salaries of teachers in Greece makes approximately 40 percent from an average on the European Union " - the head of federation of pedagogical trade union Dimitris Bratsis (Dimitris Bratsis) in interview to the Greek state television has told.

School workers believe that the normal rate of the teacher should make a minimum one thousand 400 euros a MTH.

Besides economic, teachers are stirred also with a personnel problem. Strikers demand filling of all vacant places at schools and the practice terminations sovmestitelstva, when teachers are urged to work overtime to compensate a lack of experts, inform mass-media.