31 Mar 2023

Quarter of teachers thinking of quitting, survey shows

Senior Political Correspondent

With the government struggling to keep many public sector workers off the picket line, worrying new evidence has emerged of collapsing morale among teachers in England.

A Department for Education survey – never published, but obtained by Channel 4 News – has revealed nearly three quarters believe their workload to be unsustainable, with around a quarter thinking of leaving the profession altogether.