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Teacher Training Requirements

The Training and Development Agency for Schools (TDA) has responsibility for providing guidance, frameworks and enactment of government policy for important aspects of initial teacher education (also called Initial Teacher Training (ITT)). The TDA’s published remit is as follows:1

The TDA will work with the DCSF to ensure:

High-quality teaching and learning in every classroom, by securing a sufficient supply of new teachers and effective continuing professional development.