Wednesday, 26th July 2017
I’m Dean Thomas-Lowde – a former senior school leader and now senior consultant at Castles Education. A teacher makes a difference in the world by enabling each of their students to fully maximise their talents, imagination, skills and character. But, as the consultant in charge of the Graduate Programme at Castles Education, I am regularly asked by graduates: why should I consider teaching? Educationalists will tell you there are so many reasons.
These are my top 5:
There is a demand for great teachers in this country and, for many people, reasons for becoming a teacher are personal. Teachers do more than teach; their impact extends far beyond the classroom; they are united by a desire to positively impact young people’s lives.