On the other hand, those willing to use current jargon and having a "vision statement" are appointed. To paraphrase Sir John Harvey-Jones in his excellent TV programme, this is "just waffle". All the vision statements in UK education do not have the value of one well-prepared lesson plan. Only by appointing practical and know-ledgeable teachers will we raise the standards of UK education.
JANET MILNE 20 Trendlewood Park Stapleton, Bristol