Today’s poll: Should we be worried at the number of schools using teachers not trained in the subjects they are teaching?

A survey from the ASCL is suggesting that nearly three quarters of secondary schools are using teachers who are not trained in the subject they  teach. For maths the figure is nearly four out of five schools. Should we be concerned?

 

Should we be worried at the number of schools using teachers not trained in the subjects they are teaching?

 

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