Quotes of the week

"The proposal to kill off the chartered teacher scheme is anti- professional and punches a hole in the agreed career structure for teachers." EIS general secretary Ronnie Smith, on the McCormac review

"Those who support free schools are on the side of parents, charities and committed teachers who are trying to make things better; on the side of the choice, freedom and competition that will really drive up standards." Prime Minister David Cameron.

Log in or register for FREE to continue reading.

It only takes a moment and you'll get access to more news, plus courses, jobs and teaching resources tailored to you