Striking

15th June 2001 at 01:00
Can anyone explain why, when teachers contemplate strike action, there is a national outcry, especially from politicians? Yet on election day many schools in the country were closed and no one eemed to mention the serious damage to the education of our nation's children!

Eileen Ross

Headteacher

Herbert Morrison primary school

Lambeth


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