GTC racism review

25th June 2010 at 01:00

General Teaching Council for England bosses have ordered a review into the way they deal with "racist teachers" following the controversial case of BNP supporter Adam Walker. Ten cases will be scrutinised as part of the inquiry, which will be led by staff from the Council for Healthcare Regulatory Excellence. GTC chair Gail Mortimer said: "I am painfully aware that the reputation of the GTC, and the credibility of its commitment to combating racism, has been strongly criticised in recent weeks."

Log-in as an existing print or digital subscriber

Forgotten your subscriber ID?


To access this content and the full TES archive, subscribe now.

View subscriber offers


Get TES online and delivered to your door – for less than the price of a coffee

Save 33% off the cover price with this great subscription offer. Every copy delivered to your door by first-class post, plus full access to TES online and the TES app for just £1.90 per week.
Subscribers also enjoy a range of fantastic offers and benefits worth over £270:

  • Discounts off TES Institute courses
  • Access over 200,000 articles in the TES online archive
  • Free Tastecard membership worth £79.99
  • Discounts with Zipcar,, Virgin Wines and other partners
Order your low-cost subscription today