Higher status for assistants

23rd September 2005 at 01:00
Teaching assistants are being offered specialist training, the Training and Development Agency for Schools said this week. Four hundred assistants are expected to start year-long courses this month in maths and science as part of a pilot scheme which will gain them higher status. Other subjects are to be added next year. Places are available at www.tda.gov.uk.

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