What would it take to flip the education system so that teachers are at the steering wheel of education reform worldwide? How do we achieve a shift of focus from individual teacher quality to collaborative professionalism? Educationalist Professor Andy Hargreaves considers how the teacher community could come together to create such a movement for change.
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As a teacher in an inner-city school, Lucy Crehan was exasperated with ever-changing government policy claiming to be based on lessons from ‘top-performing’ education systems. She visits the RSA to document some of her journey, weaving together her experiences with research on policy, history, psychology and culture.
Why are teachers leaving the profession in droves, and what can we do about it? A panel of experts discuss the current teacher recruitment crisis, exploring the stories behind the statistics and offering their own potential solutions to this pressing issue.