7th July 2000 at 01:00
AS the head of an independent special school for pupils with autism, I have followed closely the progress of the performance pay scheme for teachers. We are funded by public money and inspected by OFSTED. Hwever, our teachers will not be able to access funds to finance the crossing of the pay threshold. Why?

Beth Matthews

Peterhouse school

Preston New Road

Southport, Merseyside

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