Qualified quarrel

21st March 2003 at 00:00
Jennifer Salt appears to forget that PGCE students undergo three years of unfunded university study before they begin teacher training. Miss Salt presents PGCE students as mercenaries more interested in a few thousand pounds of government money than teaching. In truth they are highly qualified and widely experienced. Why else would the Government be so keen to attract them?

Ian Dewes

16 School Street

Church Lawford, Rugby

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