Abolish TTA and give to GTC
We first advocated such a proposal in our manifesto before the general election. Only when the profession, rather than a quango full of government bureaucrats is in charge of the training and development will the status of teaching be raised. The pound;6 million running costs of the TTA could be diverted to help fund the running costs of the GTC - reducing the need the charge teachers a fee.
Phil Willis Education spokesperson for the Liberal Democrats House of Commons