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.



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