Trainee teachers will be able to earn while they learn after ministers announced a "game-changing" apprenticeship scheme providing cost-free degrees reports Sky News.
The Department for Education (DfE) said the teacher degree apprenticeship will be "a high-quality, alternative route" to become a qualified primary or secondary school teacher.
Hear Lucy Kellaway on BBC4's Today Programme discussing the launch. Teacher attraction as well as retention on the agenda.
Additional reporting from Sky News.