TES: Covid sparks remote learning ‘upsurge’ in ITT courses

October 26, 2020 |

Exclusive: Four in five training providers now say programmes teach trainees to deliver distance lessons, survey shows The Covid-19 crisis has driven an “upsurge” in the inclusion of remote learning in teacher training courses, a new survey shows. Last month, Tes revealed that trainee teachers were being taught how to lead distance learning with their pupils as schools adapted amid the pandemic. Experts have…

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Education Business: Only eight per cent of teacher training placements delayed

October 26, 2020 |

The majority of the trainee teachers in school-based Initial Teacher Training (ITT) provision are already undertaking school placements and there has been a dramatic increase in the provision of core online training too, according to a survey of 141 providers by the National Association of School-Based Teacher Trainers (NASBTT). In June 2020, 81% of School-Centred…

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STEM: Dr Deborah Outhwaite FCCT – Supporting school-based trainees this year

October 26, 2020 |

Dr Deborah Outhwaite discusses how we can support school-based trainees this year, dealing with the challenges of the change in recruitment of teachers since lockdown and her experiences in her role at the Derby Teaching Schools Alliance (DTSA). Read the full article here. https://www.stem.org.uk/news-and-views/opinions/dr-deborah-outhwaite-fcct-supporting-school-based-trainees-year?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=NASBTT

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DfE: The new immigration system

October 26, 2020 |

The new immigration system There are still places left on the Department for Education and Home Office’s webinar for ITT providers: Recruiting international trainee teachers under the new immigration system; Tuesday 3 November, 4pm-5.30pm – see link for more details and to sign up.

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Evidence Based Education: Great Teaching Toolkit – Evidence Review June 2020

October 21, 2020 |

Evidence Based Education have published their Great Teaching Toolkit – Evidence Review June 2020. Members can read the report here.

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DfE: Support for new teachers

October 21, 2020 |

The unique start to the autumn term this year has brought many challenges, and we know that can be daunting for those new to the profession. Here are some resources we think will support new teachers as they take the first steps into their new careers. We know nearly everyone who has just started their…

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Education Policy Institute: Trends in the diversity of teachers in England

October 21, 2020 |

The Education Policy Institute have published their findings on Trends in the diversity of teachers in England. Members can read the report here.    

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UCAS: Teacher Training is now open for 2021 applications

October 13, 2020 |

The cycle application cycle is open We’re pleased to confirm the 2021 UCAS Teacher Training application cycle is officially open. This means potential applicants can now register and apply for teacher training programmes starting in 2021 – so be prepared to receive your first applications from today. If you haven’t already take a look at:…

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DfE: National Professional Qualifications

October 13, 2020 |

The DfE has today published the reformed National Professional Qualification Frameworks including the publication of three new NPQ qualifications in Leading Behaviour and Culture, Leading Teacher Development and Leading Teaching. National Professional Qualifications are voluntary qualifications designed to promote great teaching and great school leadership. They provide teachers and leaders with the training, support, and guidance they need to develop expertise in school leadership and specialist areas of teaching…

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DfE: New Student visa route

October 12, 2020 |

The Home Office have developed a slide pack on the new student immigration route which may be useful to members who recruit from overseas. Members can view the slides here.

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TES: Covid sparks remote learning ‘upsurge’ in ITT courses

October 26, 2020 |
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Exclusive: Four in five training providers now say programmes teach trainees to deliver distance lessons, survey shows The Covid-19 crisis has driven an “upsurge” in the inclusion of remote learning in teacher training courses, a new survey shows. Last month, Tes revealed that trainee teachers were being taught how to lead distance learning with their pupils as schools adapted amid the pandemic. Experts have…

Read More

Education Business: Only eight per cent of teacher training placements delayed

October 26, 2020 |
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The majority of the trainee teachers in school-based Initial Teacher Training (ITT) provision are already undertaking school placements and there has been a dramatic increase in the provision of core online training too, according to a survey of 141 providers by the National Association of School-Based Teacher Trainers (NASBTT). In June 2020, 81% of School-Centred…

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STEM: Dr Deborah Outhwaite FCCT – Supporting school-based trainees this year

October 26, 2020 |
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Dr Deborah Outhwaite discusses how we can support school-based trainees this year, dealing with the challenges of the change in recruitment of teachers since lockdown and her experiences in her role at the Derby Teaching Schools Alliance (DTSA). Read the full article here. https://www.stem.org.uk/news-and-views/opinions/dr-deborah-outhwaite-fcct-supporting-school-based-trainees-year?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=NASBTT

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DfE: The new immigration system

October 26, 2020 |
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The new immigration system There are still places left on the Department for Education and Home Office’s webinar for ITT providers: Recruiting international trainee teachers under the new immigration system; Tuesday 3 November, 4pm-5.30pm – see link for more details and to sign up.

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Evidence Based Education: Great Teaching Toolkit – Evidence Review June 2020

October 21, 2020 |
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Evidence Based Education have published their Great Teaching Toolkit – Evidence Review June 2020. Members can read the report here.

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DfE: Support for new teachers

October 21, 2020 |
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The unique start to the autumn term this year has brought many challenges, and we know that can be daunting for those new to the profession. Here are some resources we think will support new teachers as they take the first steps into their new careers. We know nearly everyone who has just started their…

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Education Policy Institute: Trends in the diversity of teachers in England

October 21, 2020 |
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The Education Policy Institute have published their findings on Trends in the diversity of teachers in England. Members can read the report here.    

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UCAS: Teacher Training is now open for 2021 applications

October 13, 2020 |
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The cycle application cycle is open We’re pleased to confirm the 2021 UCAS Teacher Training application cycle is officially open. This means potential applicants can now register and apply for teacher training programmes starting in 2021 – so be prepared to receive your first applications from today. If you haven’t already take a look at:…

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DfE: National Professional Qualifications

October 13, 2020 |
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The DfE has today published the reformed National Professional Qualification Frameworks including the publication of three new NPQ qualifications in Leading Behaviour and Culture, Leading Teacher Development and Leading Teaching. National Professional Qualifications are voluntary qualifications designed to promote great teaching and great school leadership. They provide teachers and leaders with the training, support, and guidance they need to develop expertise in school leadership and specialist areas of teaching…

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DfE: New Student visa route

October 12, 2020 |
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The Home Office have developed a slide pack on the new student immigration route which may be useful to members who recruit from overseas. Members can view the slides here.

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