Consultation outcome

Initial teacher training review

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

This consultation has concluded

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Detail of outcome

The government welcomes the report by Sir Andrew Carter and sets out how it will respond to each recommendation.

There are some recommendations for the short term and some for consideration in the longer term.

Original consultation


A call for evidence from Sir Andrew Carter on the effectiveness of initial teacher training (ITT) courses in England.

This consultation ran from

Consultation description

We are seeking views from:

  • ITT providers
  • schools
  • teachers
  • professional bodies
  • individuals interested in teaching

about how information, training and choice can be provided more effectively in ITT courses.


Published 20 August 2014
Last updated 19 January 2015 + show all updates
  1. Published government response.
  2. First published.