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Figures show that 328 trainees who did not achieve Qualified Teacher Status were working in teaching

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Ofsted has been undermined by its habit of reinspecting schools after they have hit the headlines

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Privately educated graduates earn more - even with the same qualifications and job

Study shows benefits of a privileged upbringing extend well beyond academic achievement

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