HE Teacher Educators' Network: Seminar on Coalition Education Policy

State Education Versus State-Funded Education

Wednesday 9 November 2011 (afternoon) - UCU's Head Office, Carlow Street, London

This seminar has been organised for HE-members educating school teachers.

James Noble-Rogers, Chief Executive of UCET and Melissa Benn, recent author of 'School Wars', will speak on the current state of the DfE consultation on ITE and 'state education versus state-funded education' respectively.

Professor Ken Jones, head of Goldsmiths, University of London's education department, will address the impact of government policy on education research and research-informed teacher education.

A panel debate chaired by Simon Renton, UCU Vice-President HE, will draw out discussion further and give members the opportunity to contribute to UCU policy development and help shape the UCU campaign on teacher education.

To see a full seminar programme click here: Programme Teacher Education Seminar 09-Nov-11 [219kb].

The seminar is free for members to attend and reasonable travel expenses and child care costs will be reimbursed.

Last updated: 13 January 2014