Letters Extra: Could do better

20th December 2002 at 00:00

With reference to your Learning Support supplement in TES Dec 6 2002. Come on TES, you can do better than this!

As a Chartered Librarian plus trained teacher I work full time in a beacon girls' inner London Foundation school in Burntwood, and we deserve more of a mention than "The library assistant works with the chartered librarian so that the library can stay open from 8-5pm every day."

Let's have a feature article - a good school library is a vital central resource, keeps up academic standards, encourages a love a reading, organises author visits, book sales etc - I could go on.

Please show how "up to date" the TES is and get your act together on the important role of the Library or resource centre.

Alison Wallace
Burntwood School
Burntwood Lane

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