We told you so;Letter;News amp; Opinion
Association members at the time were concerned that without a structured core national curriculum followed in every school then high pupil mobility would prevent a consistent and balanced curriculum being on offer to the nation's youngsters.
I cannot resist the temptation again to remind politicians that far from resisting change, teaching unions were often years ahead of them. Disagreements were often about how change was introduced, not the principle itself.
Nigel de Gruchy National Association of Schoolmasters Union of Women Teachers 5 Kings Street London WC22E