This story by Jo Brighouse in Tes on 26th February 2019.

The number of teachers leaving the profession at the end of their newly qualified teacher year is worryingly high. An analysis of Department for Education figures carried out by the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (now part of the NEU teachers’ union) in 2015 showed that almost four in 10 NQTs quit within a year.

And the problem can start even earlier – remember, not all of those who embark on a teacher-training course will finish it.

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