§ Mr. Win Griffiths
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Science what policy considerations determined his decision to accept the recommendations of326W the IAC on teachers' pay and conditions report in respect of the awards to main scale teachers on scale points 1, 6, 7, 8 and 9.
§ Mrs. Rumbold
The IAC has produced an outstanding report, which sets out the thinking underlying its recommendations. My right hon. Friend has welcomed the report and proposes to accept its recommendations in full.