Tough Young Teachers

June 2017

Season 1 Episode 5

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The trainees are approaching the end of the spring term, and the pace of working life is relentless for the new teachers. Science teacher Claudenia is in a gifted and talented school, but a clique of year 10 girls are becoming impossible to manage. Claudenia must decide whether a confrontation is the best solution. And as ...

Season 1 Episode 4

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The start of a new year means a fresh term for the young teachers. For Chloe's year 11 class, it's also time for the results of their mock exams and the news isn't good. Chloe has to use every trick in the bok to get the class back on track, and she starts with some hard truths to their parents on parent-teacher evening. I...
May 2017

Season 1 Episode 3

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Counting down to the end of their first term, it's clear that some of the young teachers are progressing quicker than others on the training program. Meryl is lagging behind. Warned by the school that she needs to show signs of improvement, her job is on the line. Nick has progressed as a teacher, but is struggling with th...

Season 1 Episode 2

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The young trainees are a month into the job and the enormity of the task ahead is just starting to sink in. The honeymoon period is over with the students and the new teachers quickly have to work out a way to keep the kids engaged so their behaviour doesn’t go downhill. Charles clashes with a particular pupil who has been...

Season 1 Episode 1

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This British documentary series follows the journey of six new graduate teachers as they understand what it means to be responsible for a classroom of young people. On the first day of term, six trainees are in the deep end. Oxford graduate Charles teaches at Lanfranc School in Croydon, a run-down and overcrowded comprehen...