Acronymious

19th June 2009 at 01:00

I am delighted to inform Mike Kent that "Bullshit Bingo" is alive and well, particularly at lectures for headteachers on the latest government initiatives ("Pounds 355? Just to listen to a day's waffle!", June 12). Another favourite pastime is "invent the acronym". Among the best are: School Headteachers Initiating Training; Common Reporting And Performance; and Formative Assessment Recording Team.

Hilary Richardson, Parish CofE Primary School, Bromley.

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