Consultation outcome

Initial teacher training review

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

This consultation has concluded

Download the full outcome

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

This consultation ran from to


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


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.