...she insists that the series is fundamentally pro-teacher. "At its heart is the view that good teachers matter and can make a difference. Teaching is a hard, hard job to do, you can't let slip for a second, and we try to show how difficult that is and how easy it is to make a mistake. I think most of our teachers withstand the test of scrutiny."
Thursday, March 05, 2009
In The Guardian, Peter Wilby talks to Ann McManus, creator of series including Waterloo Road (pictured, above).