Schools, colleges and children's services – collection

School Direct: information for schools

All our documents on School Direct. An approach to ITT which gives schools control over recruiting and training their own teachers.

Schools and ITT providers, should also visit the School Direct: marketing resource bank for materials and resources to help market and promote School Direct training places.

Getting involved in School Direct

Find out more about School Direct and how to request training places.

  1. School Direct: get involved in initial teacher training

    • Detailed guide

Managing your School Direct programme

How to run an effective School Direct programme as a lead school.

  1. School Direct: guidance for lead schools

    • Detailed guide
  2. Initial teacher training: marketing and recruitment guide

    • Detailed guide
  3. School Direct allocations methodology: academic year 2014 to 2015

    • Guidance