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Would Labour sack unqualified teachers?

Unqualified teachers "should not be in the classroom", says Tristram Hunt when asked if his party would fire them.

Unqualified teachers "should not be in the classroom" said Labour's education spokesman when asked if his party would fire them.

Tristram Hunt said it was fine if they were "on the path way to making sure that they're qualified", but Labour did not want those who did not want to improve.

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