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"We have been listening to the concerns of teachers over the past few weeks and I thank the EIS for their positive contribution to our discussions." Education secretary Michael Russell announcing additional support for National 4 and 5 courses

"The provision of course materials in all subject areas for the new National 4 and 5 qualifications directly responds to concerns over unmanageable workload and will be welcome in schools." Larry Flanagan, incoming EIS general secretary.

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