No need to jump

13th June 1997 at 01:00
I noted with interest David Hart's comment at the Scarborough Conference. Surely, however, if existing heads at failing schools were to be given "appropriate additional resources . . . and . . . could be guaranteed a reasonably free hand to implement the necessary changes", there wouldn't be the need to "parachute" anybody else in.

NICK HUNNISETT, Acting deputy, Ingram High School for Boys, Croydon

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