Don't treat us like children
In a talk peppered with words like "co-operation" and "partnership" he obviously forgot that it takes two to tango. Further, in parading a headteacher as an example to other headteachers, he took us all back to our own schooldays when the goody-goody pupil was stood in front of the class to shame the rest into compliance.
Is David Blunkett naive or just plain crass?
CHARLES GAINS, 15 Hall Brow Close, Ormskirk, Lancashire