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23 Jun '14

News Retrain recently retired workers as teachers, say Tory MPs

2020 Conservatives group wants pensioners to fill teaching gaps in maths, engineering and EnglishDowning Street is examining plans to encourage pensioners to retrain as teachers to fill gaps in the teaching of maths, engineering and English.A group of Tory MPs from the 2020 Conservatives group who have been lobbying the No 10 policy director, Jo Johnson, presented to David Cameron the idea to retrain newly retired workers as teachers. Continue reading...

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