Why are teachers so important?

Teachers are integral to our society…they provide the foundation to the knowledge and skills that are vital for our future generations. Without the teachers who taught us, where would we be?

Why did some of the Hillingdon SCITT trainees choose to become teachers?


I want to make a difference.”

I decided to become a teacher because I love working with young people and want to help them reach their potential.”

“A career in teaching provides me with a sense of purpose.”

“I want to support the next generation of students.”

“I want to be someone who can inspire and motivate children.”