chapter  9
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Teacher training in France in the early 2010s

ByGuy Lapostolle, Thierry Chevaillier

The year 2010 marks a thorough transformation of the organisation of teacher training in France. Teachers in the public sector are now to be recruited after graduating from Master’s programmes organised by universities. Distinguishing between training and recruitment is a radical change since the two process were previously integrated, with the Ministry of Education being simultaneously in charge of recruitment and professional training.