Wise council?

30th March 2001 at 01:00
Unsurprisingly, the response to my letter (TES, March 2) advocating co-operation between teacher unions and the General Teaching Council wasn't wholly positive.

I would suggest that colleagues try searching the Internet sites for the GTC for Scotland. It was established in 1965, and has an annual feeof pound;25. Its relationship with the main Scots' teaching union is positive.

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Scottish teachers have a better deal than their English counterparts. Q.E.D.

Andrew Connell

Secondary teacher member, GTC

11 Mill Hill

Appleby, Cumbria


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