Supply on demand;Letter

5th March 1999 at 00:00
It was disturbing to see Sir Peter Newsam in his obituary of Sir Ashley Bramall (TES, February 19), quoting Sir Ashley's disparaging reference to supply teachers.

By providing training, resources and support, we in the private sector have in 10 years done more to enhance the competence, image and morale than either of those great public servants.

John Gretton Quality Teachers 9a High Street King's Heath, Birmingham

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