COSLA comment on teaching numbers

"There can be no doubt that all councils are aware of  the need to continue to deliver on teacher numbers and to achieve the national pupil: teacher ratio. 

"All councils are aware of the statement by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Constitution regarding the continued funding package to maintain teacher numbers.

"Undoubtedly, against the backdrop of sustained cuts to local government budgets, all councils are considering a range of options for cost savings at this time, in order to balance budgets for the coming year."

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Thu, 18/01/2018 - 18:00