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Teacher glut

An extra 710 teachers are working in Scottish classrooms - 230 more in maths and English - as ministers move towards their target of 53,000 working teachers in 2007. Figures show 52,179 teachers are in post. Peter Peacock, Education Minister, hailed the figures as "superb".

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