§ Mr. G. M. Thomson
asked the Minister of Education what exchange schemes between teachers from Commonwealth countries and those of the United Kingdom are organised through his Department; and what numbers take part in such schemes from the various territories, respectively.
§ Sir E. Boyle
The official scheme for the exchange of teachers between the United Kingdom and Commonwealth countries is administered by the League of the British Commonwealth and Empire, a voluntary organisation in receipt of Exchequer grant towards its running costs. Exchanges are arranged with Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the Central African Federation: the numbers of post-to-post exchanges for the90W current year are 50, 33, 15 and 5, respectively.