Half say there’s too much administration
But they’d do it all again
enjoy seeing students overcome challenges
I love providing something new to the students, inspiring them and helping overcome their problems
A quarter would discourage a younger siblng, relative or friend from becoming a teacher
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Cambridge University Press
Teaching is all about giving!
would do it all again if they had the chance
And the challenges have an impact on how they feel
to change lives and make a difference
It is less about the students and more about the funding, pass rates, administration
Teaching is my passion in spite of all the trouble and obstacles.
It's impossible to do the job I want to do, and which I believe needs doing.
I absolutely love what I do - I love inspiring others
There are challenges
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Say there’s not enough training or CPD
Why do teachers want to be teachers?
don’t agree with the idea that teaching is just a job, rather than a passion
Because being a teacher is more than just a job
and achieving their goals
8 in 10 say they’ll be in the profession in 5 years if things remain the same
salary and prestige
‘Managing mixed ability classes’ is the most challenging aspect of their job.
Around 1 in 10 would choose a different profession if they could start over