Incompetent teachers 'allowed to continue teaching'


As many as 15,000 incompetent teachers are being allowed to continue working in Britain's schools rather than being struck off, it has been claimed.

According to an investigation by the BBC's Panorama programme, they are being moved to other schools, rather than being dismissed outright.

Samantha Poling reports.

BBC Panorama: Can I Sack the Teacher? BBC One, Monday 5 July, 2030 BST.

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