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Great teachers transform lives and Ark Teacher Training exists to make sure that every young person regardless of their background, has access to one. Whether going to a good university or into the career of their choice – we want every student to have real choices in life.

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How trainee teachers can learn from David Beckham

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 Claire Smith is Design Manager for the Primary Curriculum at Ark Teacher Training.  Prior to this role she worked at Ark as a Training Lead, supporting trainee teachers in both…

An arresting new career: from police officer to teacher

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Andrew Welch is a trainee geography teacher at Ark Globe Academy in south London. Andrew is part of the first Now Teach cohort. In association with Ark Teacher Training, Now Teach is designed for experienced…

“Ark Teacher Training is by far the most rewarding thing I’ve done.”

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The impact teachers have on children is enormous. After all, the job of a teacher is to educate, inspire and cultivate the next generation. The right teacher can transform students…

“A child’s insight into the world and the wisdom they have surprises me everyday.”

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Current Ark Teacher Training trainee Rachael traded in her freelance career to retrain as a primary teacher in West London. Here she talks about her decision to teach, the highs,…