Letter: In brief 3

November 16, 2001

David Greenaway says "taxpayers have bigger priorities (than universities): £3 billion buys 100,000 teachers and 120,000 nurses" (£5bn needed to match rivals", THES , November 9). Where do 100,000 teachers come from? Straight out of sixth form?

Jonathan Hopkin
POLSIS, University of Birmingham

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