25th February 2000 at 00:00
WHEN our home-school agreement came home in the autumn I took the trouble to write to both the headteacher and the chair of governors to explain why I felt unable to sign the agreement. To date I have received neither reply nor acknoledgement from either. There were the usual flowery phrases about cementing partnerships in the preamble; but surely the essence of a partnership is communication?

Fiona Rayne 5 St James Close Stretham Ely Cambridge.

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