The seven-year itch troubling teachers

I did my PGCE with a group of five other trainees, whom I am still very close friends with. Though we were all equally enthusiastic at the start, I am the only one still in teaching.

I’m left wondering: what happens, seven years into a teaching career, to make people leave? Do teachers suffer from a seven-year itch?

It seems like a long time ago now when the six of

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