Research and analysis

Developing a school-led initial teacher education partnership

Ofsted good practice example showing how Surrey South Farnham SCITT has improved to become outstanding with a strong learning community.

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This good practice example shows how Surrey South Farnham SCITT has improved to become outstanding by immersing trainees in a strong learning community. Leaders, trainers and trainees show high commitment, enthusiasm and engagement with the ITE partnership. School-led training is designed to enable trainees to put theory into practice in the classroom. As a result of the high quality training and support, trainees attain the Teachers’ Standards at the highest levels. Completion and employment rates are also high.