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School-Based ITT receives the ‘thumbs up’ from Ofsted

31 Jan
By Martin Thompson
Press Release School-based ITT receives thumbs up from Ofsted Ofsted has recently published all of the inspection reports for the 2016 cycle of inspection. These confirm that SCITTs (School-Centred Initial Teacher Training partnerships) are being rated highly by Ofsted. 18 SCITTS were inspected this year and, of these, 9 (50%) were judged to be outstanding (grade 1). A further 8 (44%) were judged to be good.

NASBTT Response to Home Office Request for Evidence regarding Teacher Supply 16 September 2016

19 Sep
By Martin Thompson
The National Association of School-Based Teacher Trainers Download as pdf Home Office Request for Evidence regarding Teacher Supply: September 2016 In response to the Home Office Request for Evidence NASBTT members outlined the key issues experienced in their Partnerships and Partnership Schools to support with the overall understanding of the teacher supply needs for teacher training in future. Members provided NASBTT with information regarding unfilled vacancies, requests for possible trainees to fill future teaching posts and some provided an outline for partnership needs in future, which reflects the number of teachers needed in 2017.18 to be trained for recruitment.