Shortage? What shortage?;Letter
In response, the Government spends our money, on recruitment advertising and in the payment of bursaries to encourage would-be teachers into training.
The Association of Teachers Against Ageism has been inundated with calls from teachers who are unable to secure work, most qualified and experienced in so-called shortage subjects.
If your olfactory nerves detect a rodent, then you are not alone. Somebody, somewhere is being economical with the truth. This I am sure of. Why, escapes me.
Steve Jackson Chairman, Association of Teachers Against Ageism 5 The Villas Great Hatfield, East Yorkshire