UK shadow education secretary wants to license teachers

The Labour Party are putting forward plans to license teachers in an effort to raise standards in schools. Tristram Hunt is asking the new Royal College of Teaching to oversee the assessments. Its a sign of how the Labour party hopes to “outflank” the education secretary, Michael Gove, on teaching standards.

“Teachers would have to show they are meeting the high standards and would be required to undergo training to update their skills.”

This post from “Schools 4 Cools” explains the benefits to the proposals!

Schools 4 Cools

How would you ensure that students are getting quality education? There are many factors to consider and to weigh in to make sure that students are really primed to be educated the right way and in the right place. One of these factors is having quality teachers.

Typically, governments and their regulating education agencies or departments would want to heighten the level by raising teachers standard.

In the United Kingdom, the Labour Party is planning to license teachers in a bid to raise new standards. Shadow education secretary Tristram Hunt wants to resurrect a plan that the previous administration had.

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1 Response to UK shadow education secretary wants to license teachers

  1. ugnholmes says:

    Thanks for reblogging! If the proposals are adopted, we could expect better teachers in the near future.

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