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It is the cultural entitlement of all students to learn physics, taught by an accomplished teacher with expertise in the subject, until they can make an informed decision to take it further.Slides for scholars – what we think about learners
The biggest single external influence on learners’ progress in, engagement with, understanding of and enjoyment of the subject is their teacher.
It is essential, therefore, that there is a complete, professionalised, engaged and satisfied workforce that includes enough accomplished teachers with expertise in teaching physics.
Teaching physics is doing physics