Introduction

The objectives of teacher education and training

Applicants and entrants to teacher education courses

Qualifications framework and the development of a national curriculum for Initial Teacher Training (ITT)

Higher education and continuing professional development

The institutional arrangements for teacher education and training

Quality assurance

Structural issues

Conclusion

Summary of recommendations

Annexes

A Teacher education and training: Scotland

B List of respondents to the invitation to give evidence

C Terms of reference for teacher education and training study

D Summary of responses to the invitation to give evidence
note by the Secretariat