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Follow our PGCE and Early Career bloggers who are sharing their year on a regular basis – and they tell it like it really is.

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Our first contributor is new student teacher Mia who is undertaking a PGCE in Physics from September 2013. Follow her journey this year as she shares her fears, expectations, achievements and disappointments.

PGCE student teacher

Lisa completed her training as a physics with maths teacher in 2013. She then took some time off to become a mother, before beginning her NQT induction part-time in January 2014./p>


Daniel completed his NQT year in Summer 2013. He'll be keeping us posted about his life as an early career teacher.


Faris is now an established teacher. He´s been in the classroom for three years and became head of physics just two years after completing his PGCE. Read his story here.

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