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Training, employing and keeping outstanding teachers
Ofsted good practice example showing how Stockton-on-Tees Teacher Training Partnership trains, employs and keeps outstanding teachers.
Stockton-on-Tees Teacher Training Partnership was set up in 2003 as a partnership between the local authority and schools to train primary and secondary teachers. Its success is due to the strong commitment to training within the 22 partner schools, the rigorous selection of extremely well-suited trainees, and the steer given by the partnership manager in improving the quality of the programme and keeping it at the forefront of local and national initiatives.