Independent report

Initial teacher training: government response to Carter review

Reports commissioned by DfE in response to the Carter review of initial teacher training and the government response.

Applies to England



The reports of, and government’s response to, 3 expert groups tasked with developing:

  • a framework of content for initial teacher training (ITT)
  • behaviour management content for ITT
  • standards for school-based ITT mentors

A new version of the Initial teacher training (ITT): core content framework replaces ‘A framework of core content for initial teacher training’ on this page.

The Carter review report is also available.

Published 12 July 2016